Jim Ketch leads jazz band rehearsal at Kenan Music Building on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Wednesday February 12, 2020.
(Jon Gardiner/UNC-Chapel Hill)
Jim Ketch came to Carolina in 1977 for what was supposed to be a one-year residency. In retirement, the one certainty is that he won’t stop playing.
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