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Boucaya, William (1922 - 1985), alto and baritone saxophonist

Michel Laplace

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition, issue Published in print January 2002 |
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Algiers, 28 April 1922; d Cannes, France, c1985). French alto and baritone saxophonist. He played alto saxophone at the Algiers Hot Club, then from 1947, when he joined Hubert Rostaing, doubled on the baritone instrument. He worked with the trumpeter Maurice Mouflard (1947), Don Byas (1949), Roy Eldridge (1950), Claude Bolling (1950–52), and Nelson Williams (1953), and recorded with Clifford Brown (1953), Michel Legrand (1954–7), Lionel Hampton

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