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Episode 041: Long Island Sunrisers


“One evening in 1954, while sitting home studying my baritone parts, I jumped up from my chair to turn the radio up loud. What I heard was Les Paul and Mary Ford playing, “The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise”. I grabbed my phone and called Ray Nichols.
“Ray!”, I said, “I have a terrific idea! How about a new name for the corps?” …

 

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