Sunday Wax Bits - JazzWax

« Frank Sinatra: Ring-a-Ding-Ding! | Main | Dexter Gordon and Booker Ervin »

June 12, 2011


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

T.K. Tortch

Ah. Buddy Tate and Al Cohn. Neither of them tippy-top innovators with giant-sized and lingering reputations, but between them two rock solid versions of "this is what tenor saxophone is supposed to sound like, folks".

Good thing that "sounds like" comes in so many lovely flavors!!

The comments to this entry are closed.


  • Marc Myers writes regularly for The Wall Street Journal and is author of "Anatomy of a Song" (Grove) and "Why Jazz Happened." Founded in 2007, JazzWax is a two-time winner of the Jazz Journalists Association's best blog award.

Contact me


Click the cover to pre-order my new book, due Nov. 1.

Subscribe Free

Please enter all required fields
Correct invalid entries

Search JazzWax

  • JazzWax

JazzWax Interviewed

WSJ Articles

JazzWax Interviews

Audio Note

  • Audio clips that appear below JazzWax posts support editorial content that links readers directly to Amazon and other third-party music retailers.

Marc Myers on Video

JATP Programs