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Famous Saxophonists in History (Part 4)

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Birthdays 301 - 315 of 315

  • 1961-09-07 LeRoi Moore, American saxophonist and songwriter (Dave Matthews Band - "Stay (Wasting Time)"), born in Durham, North Carolina (d. 2008)
  • 1962-01-31 Lena Bloch, Russian-American jazz saxophonist, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1962-11-07 Arend Bouwmeester, Dutch saxophonist (Bob Color)
  • 1963-03-27 Dave Koz, American jazz saxophonist, born in Encino, California
  • 1963-06-09 Gilad Atzmon, Israeli-British jazz saxophonist, accordion player, bandleader, and author (The Wandering Who? A Study of Jewish Identity Politics), born in Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 1964-03-18 Courtney Pine, British jazz saxophonist
  • 1965-09-07 Ron Blake, American jazz saxophonist, (SNL band; Christian McBride Big Band; Art Farmer), band leader, composer, and music educator (Juilliard), born in the Virgin Islands
  • 1965-10-18 Curtis Stigers, American jazz vocalist and saxophonist (I Wonder Why), born in Bloise, Idaho
  • 1969-02-01 Joshua Redman, American jazz saxophonist, and composer, born in Berkeley, California
  • 1969-09-19 Candy Dulfer, Dutch saxophonist ("Lily Was Here"), born in Amsterdam, Holland
  • 1977-06-08 Frøy Aagre, Norwegian jazz tenor and soprano saxophonist, born in Tønsberg, Norway
  • 1978-11-23 Tommy Marth, American rock saxophone player (the Killers, 2008-2010), born in Las Vegas, Nevada (d. 2012)
  • 1981-02-18 Kamasi Washington, American jazz tenor saxophonist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1982-10-12 Émile Parisien, French jazz soprano and alto saxophonist, and composer, born in Cahors, France
  • 1985-12-27 Tivon Pennicott, Jamaican-American jazz saxophonist (Celery Juice), born in Marietta, Georgia

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