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Naptown Legends: Jimmy Wormick
July 28, 2022
This week we’ll pay tribute to Jimmy Wormick, a legendary Naptown jazz trombonist. Wormick started his career on the Avenue, performing with the Indianapolis bandleader Chick Carter, and he later joined the famous Lionel Hampton Orchestra. During his career Wormick performed alongside some of the greatest names in American music, including Billie Holiday, Charles Mingus, Bing Crosby and others.