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E-flat Alto Saxophone

E-flat Alto Saxophone 

This is the most common saxophone seen.  Nearly every saxophonist plays this instrument (in addition to any number of others).  This is also the instrument that has seen the most use by “serious” composers.  405 more words


F Alto Saxophone

F Alto Saxophone

Another rare, and sadly neglected saxophone, is the Alto Saxophone in F.  This too, like the C Soprano and C Tenor were intended to be part of an… 221 more words


Ornette Coleman - Love Words (1979)

Love Words is From the album Of Human Feelings by Ornette Coleman, recorded: April 25, 1979 at Columbia Recording Studio, N.Y., N.Y.

Of Human Feelings explores jazz-funk music and continues Coleman’s harmolodic approach to improvisation with Prime Time, whom he introduced on his 1975 album Dancing in Your Head.

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posted by Robert J. Carmack #@blues2jazzguy

June 20, 1928 – June 29, 1964. 8 more words


Roscoe Mitchell - Chant (1976)

From the album Wildflowers V.
Roscoe Mitchell – alto sax / Jerome Cooper – percussion and saw / Famadou Don Moye – drums
May 1976, Studio Rivbea, NYC 15 more words

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Cranky's Spring Training

Cranky has been hard at work prepping for the coming 2015 season.

The illustrious Keilwerth Straight Alto is in the shop for some much needed TLC. 210 more words