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Stanley William Turrentine, also known as "Mr. T" or "The Sugar Man", (April 5, 1934 – September 12, 2000) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist.

Turrentine was born in Pittsburgh's Hill District into a musical family. His father, Thomas Turrentine, Sr., was a saxophonist with Al Cooper's Savoy Sultans, his mother played stride piano, and his older brother Tommy Turrentine became a professional trumpet player. He began his prolific career with blues and rhythm and blues bands, and was at first… read more

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  • increible...
  • really master and underrated
  • awesome!
  • Love!
  • I like that he came first out of the blues. Cat could really blow (in a good way!).
  • very good stuff.
  • First heard S T in the early 70's on an album on the CTI Label. Live at the Hollywood Bowl. Beeen trying to track it down. Anyone know where?
  • Blow, Stanley, Blow!
  • Os_
    This man is doing it for me lately. Wow, double and triple wows!
  • Das geht ja unheimlich gut nach vorn. Super!

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