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Three Word Band Names
Often called the Sophisticated Giant, he stood six and a half feet tall.
Go!, Sophisticated Giant, Biting the Apple
Also called Bean and Hawk
Body and Soul, Jazz Reunion, The Hawk Flies High
Famous baritone sax player
(Name) Meets Ben Webster, What Is There to Say?
With Charlie Byrd, popularized bossa nova in 1962
Jazz Samba, (Name) and Joao Gilberto, (Name) Au Go Go
A sort of musical renaissance man, he also played the trumpet
Further Definitions, Aspects, Jazz Giant
Composed 'St. Thomas' and 'Oleo,' among others
Tenor Madness, Way Out West, Oleo
Where contemporaries stuck to a melodic line in improvisation, he created 'sheets of sound'
A Love Supreme, (Name) and Johnny Hartman, Giant Steps
Played tenor in Count Basie's orchestra, dubbed 'Prez' by Billie Holiday
Pres and Teddy, The Jazz Giants '56
Played tenor in Duke Ellington's band, had signature raspy tone
King of the Tenors, See You At the Fair, Soulville
Played in Miles Davis' band, has a famous brother Nat
Kind of Blue, Know What I Mean?, Somethin' Else
Tragically died at 34, has a famous NYC jazz club named in his honor
Yardbird in Lotus Land, One Night in Birdland
Had Cameo role in Spielberg's The Terminal
Meet the Jazztet, 'I Remember Clifford', (Name's) New York Scene
Played alto in Duke Ellington's orchestra, briefly led his own band
Everybody Knows, Mess of Blues, Ellington at Newport
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