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Maynard Ferguson - Message From Newport

"Frame For The Blues" - A most requested song in the 1960's. This is the very best version specifically because of the band's performance of it that day and Carmen Leggio's saxophone solo - so well loved that disc jockeys made it their programs theme song. A 2-page analysis of Carmen's solo can be found in Mark Gridley's book "Jazz Styles." Carmen was also in the quartets of Buddy Rich and Gene Krupa. He is one of the best jazz tenor saxophonists of that era.

Frame for the Blues, 1958

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Born: May 4, 1928 in Verdun, Quebec, Canada

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '30s, '40s, '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s

When he debuted with Stan Kenton's Orchestra in 1950, Maynard Ferguson could play higher than any other trumpeter up to that point in jazz history, and he was accurate. Somehow he kept most of that range through his career and since the 1970s has been one of the most famous musicians in jazz. Never known for his exquisite taste (some of his more commercial efforts are unlistenable), Ferguson nevertheless led some important bands and definitely made an impact with his trumpet playing. After heading...
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