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Booktalk: Why Fred Astaire was a King of Jazz: Author Todd Decker

Posted: February 17, 2017 at 3:00 pm by , in Booktalk, Metro Arts

Hollywood’s Oscars are just around the corner, and one of the popular candidates is LaLa Land, an old-fashioned musical full of singing, dancing and lots of jazz.  In “Music Makes Me” the author showcases the best jazz-loving dancer of the mid-20th century, Fred Astaire.

 

 

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