Frank Foster
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Two Franks
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The House That Love Built
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E.W. Beautiful People
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Fly By Night (2007 Digital Remaster)
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Loneliness (2007 Digital Remaster)

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A very talented tenor saxophonist and arranger, Frank Foster was associated with the Count Basie Orchestra off and on from 1953 to 1995. Early on, he played in Detroit with many talented local players and, after a period in the Army (1951-1953), he joined Basie's big band. Well featured on tenor during his Basie years (1953-1964), Foster also contributed plenty of arrangements and such originals as "Down for the Count," "Blues Backstage," and the standard "Shiny Stockings." In t... Read more

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