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Five Songs, Ten Classic Tenor Titans

Ben Webster.
William P. Gottlieb
Library of Congress via Flickr
Ben Webster.

The tenor sax is a powerful instrument. This is especially apparent in music created by mighty jazz masters whose skills shaped sounds still reflected in present-day compositions.

This week's Take Five manages to squeeze 10 classic tenor titans into five selections, including several great pairings, "battles" and studio jam sessions.

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Shaunna Morrison Machosky