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Pres And Teddy (Lester Young/Teddy Wilson album)


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Floating over bar lines using a light, airy tone, Lester Young redefined (and refined) the tenor saxophone. A nonconformist, Young’s sound soon overshadowed Coleman Hawkins’ thicker, more abrasive style. Indeed ...

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Lester Young (1909—1959)


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