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The roots of jazz in St. Louis at the Arch

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ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- As part of Black History Month, the National Parks Service and the Gateway Arch are hosting an exhibit called the "Roots of Jazz".

Steve Frioux, a park guide interpreter with the National Parks Service, stopped by to play some old-time jazz on his trombone.

St. Louis is one of the major centers of jazz in the United States, with history going as far back as African slave routes.

 

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Black History Month at the Old Courthouse

The Roots of Jazz

Saturday, Feb. 27

Noon

11 N. 4th St.