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Tenor saxophonist Ellery Eskelin was born in Wichita, Kansas in 1959. He was raised in a musical home in Baltimore, Maryland, by his mother Bobbie Lee, who played Hammond B-3 organ and led her own jazz groups during the '60s. Eskelin began playing the tenor saxophone when he was ten years old and knew immediately that he wanted to be a jazz player. He began working professionally while still in high school, and in 1973, began attending annual week-long summer residences with Sta... Read more

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