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Lee Konitz (born October 13, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American jazz composer and saxophone player.

Konitz is sometimes regarded as the preeminent cool jazz saxophonist, because he performed and recorded with Claude Thornhill, Lennie Tristano (both often cited as important cool jazz proponents of the mid 1940s), and with Miles Davis' on his epochal Birth of the Cool, which gave the form its name.

Konitz has also been repeatedly noted as one of the few jazz saxophonists of… read more

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  • Avatar for Dimitrovskill
    VERY COOL !
  • Avatar for iDearBach
    I don't Think His Sound is Cool. His Sound is Hot. and he is Cool. [2]
  • Avatar for LoFiSuicide
    I don't Think His Sound is Cool. His Sound is Hot. and he is Cool.
  • Avatar for doztorjazz
    Very Cool
  • Avatar for abelo4guxmuzy
    Whoaa! that Spanish sound is artistic. More!
  • Avatar for dickinbutt
    im absolutely in love with his 1967 duets album
  • Avatar for pgjesper
    Check out Lee Konitz latest work with[artist]Jakob Bro[/artist]on the album "Balladering". It features[artist]Paul Motian[/artist],[artist]Ben Street[/artist],[artist]Bill Frisell[/artist] You can listen to it here: http://www.last.fm/music/Jakob+Bro/Balladeering
  • Avatar for ashleyrobb
    mmmmmm hmm
  • Avatar for kadosa8m
    this is hip
  • Avatar for kylis
    Indeed

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