America's classical music

Jazz and ragtime, America's classical music

Works reviewed: 
12th Street Rag, Euday L. Bowman
Golliwogg's Cakewalk, Claude Debussy
All Blues, Miles Davis
Buffalo News, The
Buffalo, NY
Apr 16 1996
Jim Santella

Amherst Saxophone Quartet
All-ragtime, all-jazz program.
Monday in the University at Buffalo's Slee Hall, North Campus. To be repeated at 7 p.m. April 24 at Buffalo Seminary, 205 Bidwell Parkway, and at 8 p.m. April 25 in the Bijou Grille, 643 Main St.

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