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The "Missing Link" of "Rag-a-Jazz," with Colin Hancock (pt. 2 of 2)

The "Missing Link" of "Rag-a-Jazz," with Colin Hancock (pt. 2 of 2)

Playing tracks by

Andrew Oliver and Colin Hancock, Irving Kaufman, Carl Fenton's Orchestra, Gene Rodemich Orchestra, Isham Jones Rainbo Orchestra and more.

Host Roger Smith catches up with the young traditional-jazz phenomenon Colin Hancock, who graduated Cornell in 2019. Special focus on the CD he recently curated, "The Missing Link," rescuing Gus Haenschen from obscurity and revealing much about the 1910s transition from ragtime to jazz. Originally aired on WRFI Sept. 25, 2020, 12noon-2pm. (pt. 2 of 2)