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Famous Saxophonists

John Coltrane

John Coltrane (1926 - 1967)

American saxophonist and composer
Charlie Parker

Charlie Parker (1920 - 1955)

American saxophonist and composer
Kenny G

Kenny G (63)

American saxophonist, songwriter, and producer
Ornette Coleman

Ornette Coleman (90)

American jazz saxophonist, violinist, trumpeter and composer
Clarence Clemons

Clarence Clemons (1942 - 2011)

American saxophonist and actor
Stan Getz

Stan Getz (1927 - 1991)

American saxophonist
John Zorn

John Zorn (66)

American saxophonist, producer, and composer
Wayne Shorter

Wayne Shorter (86)

American musician
Sonny Rollins

Sonny Rollins (89)

American saxophonist and composer
Lester Young

Lester Young (1909 - 1959)

American saxophonist
Cannonball Adderley

Cannonball Adderley (1928 - 1975)

American saxophonist and bandleader
Louis Jordan

Louis Jordan (1908 - 1975)

American musician
Sidney Bechet

Sidney Bechet (1897 - 1959)

American musician
Dexter Gordon

Dexter Gordon (1923 - 1990)

American saxophonist, composer, and actor
Paul Desmond

Paul Desmond (1924 - 1977)

American saxophonist and composer
Gerry Mulligan

Gerry Mulligan (1927 - 1996)

American jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, composer, and arranger
Karl Jenkins

Karl Jenkins (76)

Welsh saxophonist, keyboard player, and composer
Coleman Hawkins

Coleman Hawkins (1904 - 1969)

American jazz saxophonist
Candy Dulfer

Candy Dulfer (50)

Dutch saxophonist
Jan Garbarek

Jan Garbarek (73)

Norwegian saxophonist and composer
Eddie Cleanhead Vinson

Eddie Cleanhead Vinson (1917 - 1988)

American jump blues, jazz, bebop and R&B alto saxophonist and blues shouter
Oliver Sain

Oliver Sain (1932 - 2003)

American saxophonist, songwriter, bandleader, drummer and record producer