"Damn it, Hopkins, didn't you get yesterday's memo?"
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"And now, with apologies to Cole Porter."
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"I believe jazz did come up the Mississippi, Ted, but not quite as far as East Moline."
Horn Section in a Jazz Band
Bronx and Battery
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"Culturally, I'm a cat."
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"Who the hell is Dizzy Gillespie, anyway?
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"Take my hams, I want to lose them. Take my slaws, I'll never use them."
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"This wouldn't be so bad if they'd pipe in some jazz."
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"This next song is very personal, and I'd just like to hum it to myself."
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Fizz Wipples All-Stars (Except for the second trumpet and the drummer).
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"C'mon guys—birds gotta ﬂy."
"Pop, tell me again how Jazz came up the river from New Orleans."
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"When I was seventeen..."
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"They began the beguine, Roger, and you weren't here."
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"I guess you could say I play R+B in a Jazz mode bordering on Modern Rock from a World Music perspective but with Heavy Metal overtones deeply rooted in Mississippi Delta Blues..."
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"If I had it all to do over again, I would have liked to be the King of Swing."
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(Hey! Great chops!)
"Dad! Dad! Wake up! They just discovered another Marsalis!"
"Ray Brown on bass, Elvin Jones on drums, and Alan Greenspan on interest rates."
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