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Lester Young

Lester Young

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... read moreA man of poetic sensibilities, tenor saxophonist Lester Young was the instrument's most influential figure in the pre-bop era. A featured soloist with the great Count Basie band of the late 1930s, Young scaled the heights on classic recordings of "Taxi War Dance" and "Lester Leaps In." Although...

Key songs

There Will Never Be Another You
3:28
Lester Young With The Oscar...
I Cover The Waterfront (Live At Olivia Davis's Patio Lounge)
3:48
In Washington, D.C. 1956 Volume...
Pennies From Heaven (Live At Olivia Davis's Patio Lounge)
6:21
In Washington, D.C. 1956 Volume...
These Foolish Things
3:24
Lester Young With The Oscar...
A Foggy Day (Live In Washington, D.C.)
5:28
Best Of Lester Young, The

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