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Masters of Jazz, Vol. 2: Bebop's Greatest Hits

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The second volume of Rhino's Masters of Jazz series concentrates on Bebop's Greatest Hits, drawing together many of the most important songs and performers from the subgenre's formative days. Featuring Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Max Roach, Clifford Brown, Dexter Gordon, Bud Powell, and Lester Young among many others, Bebop's Greatest Hits hits all the main bases, making it a good introduction to the genre for neophytes.

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