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Kress, Carl, 1907-1965

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Personal name headingKress, Carl, 1907-1965
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Biography/History noteguitarist
Birth date19071020
Death date19650610
Place of birthNewark, N.J.
Place of deathReno, Nev.
Profession or occupationacoustic jazz guitarist club owner orchestra leader
Found inGuitar genius in the 1930's. [SR] 1976?
Grove music online, July 18, 2007: Jazz (Kress, Carl; b. Oct. 20, 1907, Newark, NJ, d. June 10, 1965, Reno, NV; American acoustic guitarist)
Wikipedia, WWW, June 27, 2011 (studio guitarist; orchestra leader; club owner), June 27, 2011 (the founding father of jazz guitar)