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November 2014 Sax Trivia Contest


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wes mozley from albuquerque, NM US

Contest background

Rudy Van Gelder is a household name with nearly every jazz musician and enthusiast. In 1960 Van Gelder recorded an album featuring 3 saxophonists. Each were well known in their own right at the time. This “soul” session also featured a very burning rhythm section with a 35 year old Roy Haynes holding it down on drums.   

Contest Question

What was the name of the recording by Van Gelder and who were the 3 saxophonists?

Correct Answer

Soul Battle  Jimmy Forrest  King Curtis  Oliver Nelson

Where You Could Have Found The Answer

Prestige PR 7223

Soul Battle



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