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  • Becoming a Musician: Fred Wesley Interview Part 2

    Legendary trombone player Fred Wesley talks about his beginnings as a musician.

    Fred Wesley and The New JBs perform every day from July 7 through July 11, with a special evening concert on the Motor City

    Production: Charles Weber, Mark Puryear, Mariana Alvarez-Heitzge, and Michael Headley.

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