David Murray

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    The Third DayDavid Murray
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    Body and SoulDavid Murray
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    Dexter's DuesDavid Murray
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    Sing SongDavid Murray
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    Sweet LovelyDavid Murray
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        Initially an inheritor of an abstract/expressionist improvising style originated in the '60s by such saxophonists as Albert Ayler and Archie Shepp, David Murray eventually evolved into something of a mainstream tenorist, playing standards with conventional rhythm sections. However, Murray's readings of the old chestnuts are vastly different from interpretations by bebop saxophonists of his generation. Murray's sound is deep, dark, and furry with a wide vibrato -- reminiscent of ... Read more

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