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Sam 'the Man' Taylor - Sax Supreme: The Singles & Albums Collection 1949-58 \This album marks him out as a master of one of the most notable saxophonists of his era. Sam 'The Man' Taylor was a renowned tenor saxophonist whose work spanned the R&B, jazz, blues and pop arenas, and was famed both for his work as a ubiquitous session man on hit recordings by major artists, but also for his own work leading his own bands. He was best-known for his sax solo on Big Joe Turner's classic "Shake Rattle And Roll", as well as on records like The Drifters "Money Honey" and "Sh-Boom" by The Chords. As a recording artist in his own right, his work comprised singles and albums that featured both original material and interpretations of standards designed to showcase his distinctive style as a saxophonist. This 53-track 2-CD collection comprises early releases on the Abbey label plus most of his A & B sides with his Cat Men and orchestra from these years on MGM, along with selected titles from his MGM albums "Blue Mist", "Out Of This World", "Music With The Big Beat", "Music For Melancholy Babies", "Rockin' Sax and Rollin' Organ" (With Dick Hyman), and "Jazz For Commuters And Salute To The Saxes". It's a varied and entertaining cross-section of his recorded output during this era, which marks him out as a master of one of the most notable saxophonists of his era.
Sam 'the Man' Taylor - Sax Supreme: The Singles & Albums Collection 1949-58 \This album marks him out as a master of one of the most notable saxophonists of his era. Sam 'The Man' Taylor was a renowned tenor saxophonist whose work spanned the R&B, jazz, blues and pop arenas, and was famed both for his work as a ubiquitous session man on hit recordings by major artists, but also for his own work leading his own bands. He was best-known for his sax solo on Big Joe Turner's classic "Shake Rattle And Roll", as well as on records like The Drifters "Money Honey" and "Sh-Boom" by The Chords. As a recording artist in his own right, his work comprised singles and albums that featured both original material and interpretations of standards designed to showcase his distinctive style as a saxophonist. This 53-track 2-CD collection comprises early releases on the Abbey label plus most of his A & B sides with his Cat Men and orchestra from these years on MGM, along with selected titles from his MGM albums "Blue Mist", "Out Of This World", "Music With The Big Beat", "Music For Melancholy Babies", "Rockin' Sax and Rollin' Organ" (With Dick Hyman), and "Jazz For Commuters And Salute To The Saxes". It's a varied and entertaining cross-section of his recorded output during this era, which marks him out as a master of one of the most notable saxophonists of his era.
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Sam Taylor - Sax Supreme: The Singles & Albums Collection

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Format: CD
Label: ACROBAT
Rel. Date: 08/11/2023
UPC: 824046347826

Sax Supreme: The Singles & Albums Collection
Artist: Sam Taylor
Format: CD
New: In Stock $20.99
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DISC: 1

1. Pyramid Boogie
2. Rinky-Dinks
3. This Can't Be Love
4. Please Be Kind
5. S'posin'
6. My Reverie
7. The High And The Mighty
8. Tara's Theme
9. Red Sails In The Sunset
10. Harlem Nocturne
11. As Time Goes By
12. Don't Take Your Love From Me
13. Hit The Road
14. Taylor Made
15. Look Out
16. Oo Wee
17. To A Wild Rose
18. Blue Suede Shoes
19. O Ho, Oh Yeah, Uh Huh
20. Around The Horn
21. Bluer Than Blue
22. A Kiss Before Dying
23. Real Gone
24. The Beat
25. Chlo-E (Song Of The Swamp)
26. Blues In My Heart
27. I'll Get By
28. Congo Mombo
29. The Very Thought Of You
30. Someone To Watch Over Me
31. Blue Mist
32. I'm Glad There's You
33. It Could Happen To You
34. Out Of This World
35. Stay As Sweet As You Are
36. There Will Never Be Another You
37. The Big Beat
38. Let's Ball
39. Sam's Blues
40. Ride, Sammy Ride
41. Road Runner
42. My Melancholy Baby
43. The Nearness Of You
44. Little White Lies
45. A Sunday Kind Of Love
46. Early Autumn
47. Solitude
48. Westchester Waltz
49. Westport Wail
50. Lester Leaps In
51. Body And Soul
52. Flyin' Home

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Sam 'the Man' Taylor - Sax Supreme: The Singles & Albums Collection 1949-58 \This album marks him out as a master of one of the most notable saxophonists of his era. Sam 'The Man' Taylor was a renowned tenor saxophonist whose work spanned the R&B, jazz, blues and pop arenas, and was famed both for his work as a ubiquitous session man on hit recordings by major artists, but also for his own work leading his own bands. He was best-known for his sax solo on Big Joe Turner's classic "Shake Rattle And Roll", as well as on records like The Drifters "Money Honey" and "Sh-Boom" by The Chords. As a recording artist in his own right, his work comprised singles and albums that featured both original material and interpretations of standards designed to showcase his distinctive style as a saxophonist. This 53-track 2-CD collection comprises early releases on the Abbey label plus most of his A & B sides with his Cat Men and orchestra from these years on MGM, along with selected titles from his MGM albums "Blue Mist", "Out Of This World", "Music With The Big Beat", "Music For Melancholy Babies", "Rockin' Sax and Rollin' Organ" (With Dick Hyman), and "Jazz For Commuters And Salute To The Saxes". It's a varied and entertaining cross-section of his recorded output during this era, which marks him out as a master of one of the most notable saxophonists of his era.
        
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