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  1. 22Jun 2015

    In 2015 the Saxquest Museum in Saint Louis Missouri acquired its second Conn Conn-O saxophone.  The new addition to...
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  2. 13Sep 2012

    Just acquired scans of a fascinating 20 page booklet from Otto Link that dates to 1940 from my friend John Weir. It i...
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  • Rappers Are In Danger  -  Npk Twice

    Rappers Are In Danger is The Debute Mixtape by South African Rapper Npk Twice Released on Itunes 29 January 2016 and was named on Hype Magazines “Most Recommended Mix-tapes” List on their December 2015 Issue on Page 36. The Mixtape Recording Started in 2014 and went on for over a year,the Mixtape is a fuse of that old school gangster rap,underground lyricism and also a touch of modern Day Trap music. Besides lack of commercial appeal the mixtape enjoyed much online popularity and received over 1500 Downloads on data file host,Good Reviews o...

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19Dec 2016

Jazz St. Louis Big Band plays Ellington’s Nutcra Celebrate the Holidays with a special showcase of Duke Ellington&rsquo...

29Dec 2016

Good 4 the Soul This explosive four-piece outfit—led by John King on bass, with ...

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Feature Guest Article

Author: Mark Overton
Tue, Mar 01 2016


Extremely RARE and important primary source letter unearthed from Buescher dated Sept 26, 1893. Just about every Internet source I can find states Fall of 1894 as the year Buescher left Conn. However, its clear from this document that he actually resigned Conn in the fall of 1893 NOT 1894.

Its amazing to me to see Buescher going directly after Conn so forcefully so early after his departure from Conn. This to me indicate

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