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Back to the Stage
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TitleBack to the Stage
AbstractPhotos and biographical article about Claude Williams, or Fiddler Williams, a 92-year-old jazz fiddle (or violin) musician re-starting his musical career in Kansas City after a car accident. Description of his life and career, born in Oklahoma in 1908 and coming to Kansas City in 1928 as a member of Andy Kirk's Clouds of Joy, then going on to perform "with Count Basie, Mary Lou Williams, Lester Young and Charlie Parker."
DateJanuary/31/2001
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationVertical File: Jazz--People
Page3:01
Local SubjectWilliams, Claude (Fiddler)
Musicians
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID114407
CONTENTdm number25509
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