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Friday, August 14, 2020
Now's the Time: Ben Kynard
I’m fairly certain the longtime Kansas City resident Ben Kynard is part of the saxophone section of Lionel Hampton’s big band in this lively clip. I documented Kynyrd’s 2010 appearance at the American Jazz Museum here. Kynard died two years later.