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The Lester Young Collection: Tenor Saxophone

The Lester Young Collection: Tenor Saxophone

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The Lester Young Collection: Tenor Saxophone

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4.5/5 (6 ratings)
Length:
27 songs
Publisher:
Released:
May 1, 2004
ISBN:
9781480322028
Format:
Sheet Music

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(Artist Transcriptions). Nicknamed "Pres" by Billie Holiday (short for President of the Tenor Sax), jazz giant Lester Young is considered to be one of the most important and influential saxophonists of all time. This great tribute folio transcribes 30 of his finest standards, together with a bio and discography. Includes: Blue Lester * Cherokee * Doggin' Around * Honeysuckle Rose * I Can't Get Started with You * Indiana * Jumpin' with Symphony Sid * Lester Leaps In * Oh, Lady Be Good! * Sometimes I'm Happy * These Foolish Things * Twelfth Street Rag * You Can Depend on Me * more.
Publisher:
Released:
May 1, 2004
ISBN:
9781480322028
Format:
Sheet Music
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    It was great to come across this set of Lester Young solo transcriptions. Each selection is well referenced so you can find the original recording and listen to it while following Young's ever fresh and musically groovy thoughts.