Various Artists

The Battle of the Saxes [ASV/Living Era]

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ASV/Living Era's Battle Of The Saxes offers exactly what the title suggests, collecting classic performances from players like Chu Berry, Earl Bostic and Charlie Parker. Coleman Hawkins' "Battle Of The Saxes," Bud Freeman's "Tea For Two," Harry Carney's "Have You Changed?" and "Prelude To A Kiss" and performances from Ernie Cacedres and the Lester Young Quartet round out this compilation of saxophone greats.

Track Listing

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1 4:43
2 3:36
3 3:03
4 3:25
5 3:06
6 3:02
7 3:12
8 2:57
9 2:54
10 2:57
11 3:15
12 2:57
13 3:24
14 3:20
15 2:57
16 2:37
17 3:05
18 3:06
19 3:10
20 2:50
21 3:05
22 2:26
23 2:39
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