George TownesGeorge Townes

In March, 2005 six students interviewed Philadelphia jazz singer George Townes as part of a field research study for World Music class at the University of Pennsylvania. During the interview, the team learned about the culture of jazz in Philadelphia as well as George himself from George's recollections and the anecdotes that he shared.

See full transcript of interview with George Townes

Group members: Becca Aronson, Laura Bouchelle, Bill Carapucci, Mark Kupets, Sara Nadim, and Katie Prada.
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