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George Shearing: Interview 1

Interview One:  How I Found the Sound

Les Tomkins interviews jazz pianist George Shearing three times between 1966-1984 about his musical career.

Interview: 1966

Source: Jazz Professional 

Interview Text or Transcript

As you probably know, I was born in London in 1919. I first went to America in 1946 for a three—month holiday. Then I came back, worked here for almost a year sold up my home and went back on immigration in 1947.

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