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Bechet

(ˈbɛʃeɪ)
n
(Biography) Sidney (Joseph). 1897–1959, US jazz soprano saxophonist and clarinettist

Be•chet

(bəˈʃeɪ)

n.
Sidney, 1897–1959, U.S. jazz soprano saxophonist and clarinetist.
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The days were spent at the Eden-Roc, in Antibes, the nights listening to the great Sidney Bechet playing his clarinet in Juan-les-Pins.
BORN DIED FRANK Sinatra, US singer/ film actor, 1998, above HENRY Heinz, food firm founder, 1919 SIDNEY Bechet, US jazz musician, 1959
Dee Dee Bridgewater leads us through a new artistic moment while answering a mandate created over a century ago by Jazz geniuses like Buddy Bolden, Jelly Roll Morton, Sidney Bechet and Louis Armstrong.
Permanent Representative to the OSCE Ermek Ibraimov met with the EU Permanent Representative to the OSCE, Thierry Bechet this week to discuss assistance to Kyrgyzstan within the elections procedures.
Par ailleurs, il est a rappeler que la ville de Sidi Bel Abbes a connu par le passe des manifestations prestigieuses (festival du disque avec le grand Sidney Bechet, les Platters, Dario Moreno, Dalida).
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He informed that the four options for the new bridge were Oryahovo a Bechet, Silistra a Calarasi, Ruse a Giurgiu, and Nikopol a Turnu Magurele.
Mark Romig from the New Orleans Tourism & Marketing Corporation, Tim Williamson from Idea Village, Ron Bechet, a local artist, and Drew Brees, quarterback of the New Orleans Saints.
Conversations on the German saxophonist Peter Brotzmann, Sidney Bechet, Miles Davis, and Ornette Coleman abound, and deservedly so.
Huxley is a disciple of Sidney Bechet, swapping between clarinet and soprano or alto saxophones.
During his Porthcawl visit, Barber will present many of the sounds and styles which have been evident throughout his career, including his signature Bourbon Street Parade, Duke Ellington and Sidney Bechet classics and the soulful blues interpretations of Miles Davis.
During his Porthcawl visit, Barber will present many of the sounds and styles which have been very evident throughout his long career, including his signature Bourbon Street Parade, Duke Ellington and sidney Bechet classics and the soulful blues interpretations of Miles Davis.