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Book: This is Bop

Chapter: Keep Smiling

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.41238


Now in his eighties, Hendricks continued to work, but endured battles with the university authorities, and despite his declining faculties, he still gigged. In the final years he finished his Miles Ahead lyrics, capping a career that had brought joy to millions.

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