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Keywords Gray Mbawu,August,1952,1950s,trumpets,trumpeters,Drum Magazine,South Africa,Africa,South African history,black and white image,black African man,Harlem Swingsters,square,playing,musician,jazz,
Description DM2000021715:SAED:MUSIC:PERSONALITY:AUG1952 - Gray Mbawu - Play Time '52 - Reaching for the star and riding high note is Gray Mbawu, who possesses the highest trumpet range, his top note is E.Gray deplores the detorioration so evident among big bands and hopes for better times with the re-appearance of Harlem Swingsters on the jazz scene. (Photograph by Drum Photographer Baileys Archive)
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