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Book: This is Bop

Chapter: We Need You to Control Him

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.41237


Hendricks’s expensive and star-laden Freddie Freeloader album proved a great success, and he was enjoying the role of jazz elder statesman and guru to younger musicians. Intermittently he worked on another grand project, a complete lyricization of Miles Davis’s Miles Ahead album. He returned to the University of Toledo to teach.

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  • Peter Jones ( - pjones4) 'Jazz singer and journalist'