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Getz

 (gĕts), Stan Originally Stanley Gayetsky. 1927-1991.
American tenor saxophonist who played in several big bands, including those of Benny Goodman and Woody Herman. He is also known for his bossa nova recordings, especially "The Girl from Ipanema" (1963).

Getz

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(Biography) Stanley, known as Stan. 1927–91, US jazz saxophonist: leader of his own group from 1949

Getz

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Stan(ley), 1927–91, U.S. jazz saxophonist.
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Then, I used to listen to the like of Stan Getz and Kirk Whalum, Phil Driscoll, Hugh Masekela.
By 1964, by Astrud Gilberto's version with sax from Stan Getz became a number one smash in the US and found a place in the hearts of millions.
Ray Charles y John Coltrane eran amigos suyos, Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson, Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Lester Young, Gene Krupa, Louis Armstrong y Ray Brown son algunos de los protagonistas reunidos bajo su principio fundacional: llevar el jazz a los grandes escenarios derribando cualquier prejuicio racial.
BORN ROBERT Scott, polar explorer, 1868 BJORN Borg, tennis champion, 1956, above JASON Isaacs, English actor, 1963 DIED ANNE Bancroft, US actress, 2005 STAN Getz, US jazz musician, 1991 ROBERT Kennedy, US politician, 1968, above
He'd like tunes from his latest album, "Brazilian Nights,'' mixed in on traditional jazz radio between the likes of Stan Getz and Miles Davis.
While I consider myself to be a fan of the great tenor saxophonist Stan Getz, before reviewing this DVD, my familiarity with his work--and I suspect this may be the case for many others who are mildly ambivalent about jazz--had been limited largely to his Latin-flavored, bossa nova-based music from the early 1960s.
Having worked with a list of legends and luminaries, which we frankly haven't got room to print (but John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Ornette Coleman, Sonny Rollins, Thelonious Monk, Bill Evans, Stan Getz, Keith Jarrett, Chet Baker, George Benson, Stanley Turrentine, Joe Henderson and Herbie Hancock would be a few), Jack's current focus sees him composing and performing alongside Joe Lovano, Esperanza Spalding and Leo Genovese.
Why, with we still have so Only recently I listened to jazz programmes spotlighting Stan Getz and Gerry Mulligan, both of which I enjoyed very much.
The music world was lucky too - without the saxophone, would there have been a John Coltrane, Sidney Bechet, Charlie "Bird" Parker or a Stan Getz to work their magic?
Performers, too, advanced their careers through Kenton's ensembles: Anita O'Day, June Christy, Shelly Manne, Maynard Ferguson, Art Pepper, Lee Konitz, and Stan Getz all benefitted through their association with Kenton.
As resident pianist in Scott's famous Soho club in London, he played with the greats from a golden era including Sonny Rollins, Ben Webster and Stan Getz.
Produced by the legendary jazz bassist Ruud Jacobs (who played with numerous jazz titans like Stan Getz and Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong), her album won the Edison Award in 1991, the Grammy Award of Netherlands.