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SAXOPHONIST / ARRANGER / MUSIC EDUCATOR / AUTHOR
Known as the "Wild Man of the Tenor Sax", Arnett Cobb was an American tenor saxophonist who played alongside musicians such as Illinois Jacquet, Coleman Hawkins, Joe Henderson and Milt Buckner. After rejecting to play for Count Basie in 1939, Cobb went on to join Lionel Hampton's band in 1942.
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