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Album Review

Though purists will find Stan Getz's This Is Jazz, Vol. 14 frustratingly incomplete, it isn't designed for them. The entire This is Jazz series is targeted at casual fans and neophytes, who only want a sampling of a famous jazz artist. In that sense, this disc does its job quite well, mixing bossa nova selections with more bop-oriented cuts, giving a general idea of what Getz accomplished. Of course, this only is the tip of the iceberg as far as Getz's work goes — after all, it only features his music for Columbia — but it's enough to spark the interest of anyone wanting to explore his vast catalog.


Born: 02 February 1927 in Philadelphia, PA

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '40s, '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s

One of the all-time great tenor saxophonists, Stan Getz was known as "The Sound" because he had one of the most beautiful tones ever heard. Getz, whose main early influence was Lester Young, grew to be a major influence himself and to his credit he never stopped evolving. Getz had the opportunity to play in a variety of major swing big bands while a teenager due to the World War II draft. He was with Jack Teagarden (1943) when he was just 16, followed by stints with Stan Kenton (1944-1945), Jimmy...
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This Is Jazz, Vol. 14, Stan Getz
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  • €9.99
  • Genres: Jazz, Music, Hard Bop
  • Released: 07 August 1996

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