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Clarita Liepolt

Clarita Liepolt


 by Eric Myers

April 4, 2019

Clarita Liepolt, widow of the late jazz promoter and entrepreneur Horst Liepolt arrived in Sydney on Monday March 25, 2019 after a few days in Melbourne. She was travelling with her companion Mary Arias, an old friend from her home country Colombia. They had attended a function in Melbourne the previous Saturday night, March 23, to commemorate Horst. They were met at Sydney airport by Jim Cattlin, who was a colleague of Horst’s on the magazine Jazz Down Under in the seventies…