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Milt Hinton

'Playing the Changes' Chronicles Jazz Great Hinton

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'Keeping Time': The Photos and Jazz of Milt Hinton

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Thanks to fellow bassist Milt Hinton's prodding, Oscar Pettiford moved to New York and became one of bebop's most innovative musicians. Courtesy of Bethlehem Archives hide caption

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Courtesy of Bethlehem Archives

Milt Hinton performs on stage at the North Sea Jazz Festival in Holland on July 11, 1991. Paul Bergen/Redferns hide caption

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Paul Bergen/Redferns

Milt Hinton On Piano Jazz

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Can you name all the musicians in the photo? Need help? Art Kane/Art Kane Archives hide caption

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Milt Hinton: The Ultimate Timekeeper

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