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Sylvester Ahola

Sylvester Ahola
Born: May 24, 1902 in Gloucester, MA
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Died: Feb 13, 1995
Genre: Jazz
Biography: With a name that sounds like an exclamation that is half Hawaiian, half Spanish, Sylvester Ahola was a '20s New York studio trumpeter who was conscripted to play in British jazz bands and never really came back across the pond professionally. He was known as "Hooley," came from a Finnish family, and ...Read full biography
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