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Unformatted text preview: Lester Young- tenor sax- greatest soloist of Swing era Cool, horizontal- melodic emphasis By stressing melody made for more advanced harmony Influence on bebop players Taxi War Dance Features Lester Young and Basie Lester Leaps In Features Lester Young - one of all-time great solos Subtle development of motives and ideas...
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- Spring '11
- Count Basie, Lester Young, Basie