Lester Young Smeknamn: Prez

Från: USA.
Född: Lester Willis Young 27 augusti 1909 i Woodville, Massachusetts.
Död: 15 mars 1959 i New York.
Verksam som: musiker.
Instrument: tenorsaxofon.
Musikgenre: jazz.
Musikstil: swing, cool.
Aktiv: 1930-talet ; 1940-talet ; 1950-talet.

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En av jazzens största solister. Spelade med Count Basie på 1930- och 40-talen, senare med Jazz at the Philharmonic. I sitt spel var han banbrytare för den stil som senare skulle kallas cool jazz.
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1936 Young Lester Young Columbia
1936 Lester Young Time-Life
1939 Prez's hat, vol. 1 Philology
1944 The immortal Savoy
1944 Master takes Savoy
1944 Prez's hat, vol. 2 Philology
1944 Prez's hat, vol. 3 Philology
1944 Prez's hat, vol. 4 Philology
1944 Kansas City style Commodore
1944
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Jammin' with Lester A 812 Jazz Archives
1945 The Aladdin sessions Blue Note
1945 Lester swings Verve
1966
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The definite Lester Young vol. 1 A 338 Verve
1946 Lester Young-Buddy Rich Trio Verve
1946 Lester Young-Nat King Cole Trio Score
1946 Carnegie blues Verve
1948 Lester leaps again Le Jazz
1948 Live at the Royal Roost (1948) Jazz Anthology
1950 Pres lives! Savoy
1950 The Pres Savoy
1950 Swings again Verve
1950 Pres Is blue Charlie Parker
1950 Lester Young Quartet and Count Basie Seven Mercury
1951 Pres Verve
1951 Lester Young Savoy
1951 Lester Young collates Mercury
1951 The Lester Young Trio Mercury
1951 Live at Birdland Bandstand
1951 Tenor sax solos Savoy
1952 Pres and his cabinet Verve
1952 With the Oscar Peterson Trio Verve
1953 Collates no. 2 Mercury
1953 Battle of the saxes Aladdin
1954 Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio #1 Norgran
1954 Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio #2 Norgran
1954 Mean to me Verve
1954 Lester Young: His tenor sax Aladdin
1954 The president Norgran
1955 Pres meets Vice-Pres EmArcy
1955 Pres and sweets Verve
1956 The Jazz Giants '56 Verve
1956 Pres and Teddy Verve
1956
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Prez in Europe A 602 Onyx
1956 v Lester leaps in. Med C. Christian, C. Basie o. B. Goodman A 2229 Epic
1956 Lester's here Norgran
1956 Nat King Cole-Buddy Rich Trio x
1956 Lester swings again Norgran
1956 Lester Young and his tenor sax, vol. 2 Aladdin
1956 Tops on tenor Jazztone
1956 Blue Lester Savoy Jazz
1956 The master's touch Savoy
1957 If it ain't got that swing x
1958 Laughin' to keep from cryin' Verve
1958 Giants of jazz American Recording
1959 Lester Young in Paris Verve
1959 The Lester Young: Teddy Wilson Quartet Verve
1960 Going for myself Verve
1961 'Pres' Charlie Parker
1962 Lester Young and the Kansas City Five Commodore
1963 Just you, just me Charlie Parker
1964
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Classic tenors.  Med Coleman Hawkins A 547 Philips
1965 The influence of five Mainstream
1965 Town Hall concert (live) Mainstream
1965 Chairman of the board Mainstream
1965 52nd Street Mainstream
1965 Prez Mainstream
1966 Pres and Teddy and Oscar. Med Teddy Wilson och Oscar Peterson Verve
1966 Giants 3 Verve
1966
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Prez at his very best A 704 Mercury
1967
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The definite Lester Young vol. 2 (1950-51) A 422 Verve
1967
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Lester Young with Count Basie and his orchestra (1936-40) A 2118 Epic
1973 Tenor sax: Lester Young, Chu Berry & Ben Webster Atlantic
1974
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Newly discovered performances vol. 1 A 866 ESP Disk
1975 Coleman Hawkins & Lester Young Zim
1976 Lester Young, vol. 1 AJ
1980 Lester Young in Washington, D.C., 1956 , vol.... Pablo
1980
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Evening of a Basie-Ite A 2033 Columbia
1981 Giants of jazz Time-Life
1985 Jazz at the Philharmonic (Hartford 1953) (live) Pablo
1988
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Lester-Amadeus  
1993 The master's touch Savoy Jazz
1994 Live at Birdland, vol. 2 Bandstand
1995 I got rhythm Four Star
1996 Lady be good Jazztory
1998 Lester Young in Washington, vol. 5 (live) Original Jazz
 
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Together 1940.  Med Charlie Christian A 637 Jazz Archives



Källor: Prismas musiklexikon 1975 ; Bonniers musiklexikon 2003 ; AMG