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Jimmie Lunceford: Tain’t What You Do

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A truly great swing band. And check out the snapshots of the dancers.

Written by LeisureGuy

15 March 2012 at 10:10 am

Posted in Jazz, Video

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  1. I dance to this very song version practically every Saturday night at our swing dances in North Carolina.

    Lunceford’s band was big at the Savoy in Harlem in the 20’s through 40’s. The Savoy was a New York City block address with a band playing at either end of the floor.

    Robert Smith

    15 March 2012 at 4:28 pm


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