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He’s Got Rhythm: Upcoming John W. Bubbles Collection

From the 1930s lights and glamour of motion pictures in Hollywood and Broadway Theater in New York City, John W. Bubbles emerges in entertainment history as the father of rhythmic tap.  Mr. Bubbles, as he was commonly known, merged tap and provisional jazz styles in his dance.  He improvised by dropping his heels on the …

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