Perry John Davis

Perry John Davis, Jr.November 17, 1932 – January 14, 2012

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Perry’s 78′s

It’s funny how life unfolds, and some things which seemed unimportant at first, years later have a great impact.  This is precisely the case with a project I worked on for Perry over a quarter century ago.  Long after the days of 78’s, and on the verge of CD’s, Perry asked that his son Mike and I copy a substantial stack of Jazz 78’s to cassette.  A lover of early Jazz, Perry had amassed a distinct  assortment of some of the best ragtime and New Orleans Jazz.  Over several weeks, I cleaned up the 78’s and duplicated them  to a modern day format, keeping a copy for our own music libraries.

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