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Ed Polcer (born February 10, 1937 in Paterson, New Jersey) is an American classic jazz cornetist, band leader, festival director, club owner/manager and mentor of young musicians. He has been described as a "melodic mellow-toned cornetist with an unforced delivery". Ed started leading jazz bands while attending Princeton University. While at Princeton studying engineering, Ed was headed toward a promising career as a professional baseball player. During that time, he was asked to play at the Monaco wedding of Princess Grace and Prince Rainier, as well as a concert in Carnegie Hall, so Ed made the decision to follow the music instead of a baseball career. When cornetist Bobby Hackett recommen...

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35th Annual North Carolina Jazz Festival Announced ...
(Piano) Mark Shane, Rossano Sportiello, (Guitar) Nate Najar, (Vibes) Chuck Redd, Cornet-Ed Polcer, (Trombone) Dion Tucker, (Reeds) Adrian Cunningham and Dan Levinson, (Bass) Nicki Parrott & Herman Burney, (Trumpet) Bria Skonberg, ...
Author: admin  (21 Oct 2014)

Another delicious version of Mister Waller's SQUEEZE ME — this time from the 2014 Atlanta Jazz Party, with a cast of characters: Dan Block, clarinet; Duke Heitger, Ed Polcer, Bria Skonberg, trumpets; John Cocuzzi, piano; Paul Keller, string ...
Author: jazzlives  (18 Oct 2014)

COTTON CLUB Programma dal 1 al 5 ott. 2014
... Billy Butterfield, Bob Wilber, Spiegle Willcox, Dick Wellstood, Tony Scott, Bucky Pizzarelli, Wild Bill Davison, Kenny Davern, Barney Bigard, Joe Newman, Ralph Sutton, Ed Polcer, George Masso, Bob Havens, Pee Wee Erwin e molti altri.
Author: RM  (30 Sep 2014)

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