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Memphis Music Hall of Famer George Coleman on playing with Chet Baker, Miles Davis, and all the cats on Beale.

When tenor saxophone player George Coleman, who will be inducted into the new Memphis Music Hall of Fame this week, describes his career, he uses words like "overlooked," "ignored," and "forgotten." But he speaks them without the faintest hint of bitterness or…

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