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Straight No Chaser - A Jazz Show

Straight No Chaser is the place for jazz lovers (and those who will soon be jazz lovers) to enjoy podcasts with their favorite music and artists. Winner of the 2017 JazzTimes Readers' Poll for Best Podcast, your host Jeffrey Siegel will take you inside the world of jazz, from the new releases to the best festiva;s to remembrances of jazz legends.

Melvin Rhyne (1936-2013)

Mar 11, 2013

Hammond B-3 Hero Melvin Rhyne passed away on March 5, 2013 at the age of 77. Born in Indianapolis in 1936, he started playing the piano shortly thereafter. At 19 years old, Rhyne began an association on piano with then-unknown tenor saxophonist Rahsaan Roland Kirk but quickly switched over to the instrument that...