Sadik Hakim and the 1945 Ko-Ko Jazz Sessions

Sadik Hakim and the 1945 Ko-Ko Jazz Sessions

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Sadik Hakim, born Argonne Thornton in Duluth around 1919, grew up in a musical family. But it was being housemates with saxophone legend Charlie Parker that brought him in as piano player for one of the first recording sessions for bebop jazz. Britt Aamodt has the story.