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The second CD by saxophonist Ahmad Alaadeen features the versatile soloist mostly in a quintet with trumpeter Danny Campbell and a variety of rhythm sections. The Kansas City-based tenor and soprano saxophonist has a warm tone and a lyrical style. He performs four of his originals, one song by pianist Reggie Thomas, and Duke Pearson's driving "Jeannine" with his group. A special highlight is a melodic unaccompanied tenor solo version of "In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning." Alaadeen deserves to be much better known.


Genre: Jazz

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

One of the most significant musicians based in the Kansas City area in the 1990s, Ahmad Alaadeen started to make a stronger impression outside of the city limits in the late '90s on his own ASR label. Primarily known as Alaadeen, the saxophonist studied at the Kansas City Conservatory of Music, St. Mary's College and Chicago's DePaul University. Since the 1950s he has had many short-term engagements, including with Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, the Duke Ellington Orchestra, Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson...
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