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Recording Session for UNESCO

Recording session for UNESCO

Did a recording session the other day for UNESCO. Thanks for the opportunity to do something good, Ruth Webber! This is my “new” 1958 Selmer Mark VI alto.


Jackie McLean - Climax (1965)

From the album Jacknife.

Jackie McLean – alto saxophone
Charles Tolliver – trumpet
Larry Willis – piano
Larry Ridley – bass
Jack DeJohnette – drums… 12 more words

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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