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Oliver Nelson

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Oliver Nelson

Oliver Nelson has been played over 10 times on NTS, first on 10 August 2014. Oliver Nelson's music has been featured on 16 episodes.

Oliver Nelson (1932-1975) was a U.S. jazz saxophonist, composer, and bandleader.

Nelson was born on 4th June 1932 in St Louis, Missouri. His family was musical: his brother was a saxophonist who played with Cootie Williams in the 1940s, and his sister sang and played piano. Nelson began learning to play the piano when he was six, and started on the saxophone at eleven. From 1947 he played in territory bands around St Louis, before joining the Louis Jordan big band from…

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Stolen Moments () -
Oliver Nelson
East Wind1975
Stolen Moments () -
Oliver NelsonEast Wind1975
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In A Japanese Garden
Oliver Nelson
Flying Dutchman1975
In A Japanese Garden
Oliver NelsonFlying Dutchman1975
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Skull Session
Oliver Nelson
Flying Dutchman1975
Skull Session
Oliver NelsonFlying Dutchman1975
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The Creator Has A Master Plan (Peace)
Leon Thomas, Oliver Nelson
Flying Dutchman0
The Creator Has A Master Plan (Peace)
Leon Thomas, Oliver NelsonFlying Dutchman0
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Stolen Moments
Oliver Nelson
Jazz Wax Records2013
Stolen Moments
Oliver NelsonJazz Wax Records2013
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Butch And Butch
Bill Evans, Roy Haynes, Eric Dolphy, Oliver Nelson, Paul Chambers, Freddie Hubbard
Impulse!1961
Butch And Butch
Bill Evans, Roy Haynes, Eric Dolphy, Oliver Nelson, Paul Chambers, Freddie HubbardImpulse!1961
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Blues And The Abstract Truth
Oliver Nelson
Impulse!1964
Blues And The Abstract Truth
Oliver NelsonImpulse!1964
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Theme From Mr. Broadway
Oliver Nelson
Impulse!, ABC Records0
Theme From Mr. Broadway
Oliver NelsonImpulse!, ABC Records0
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Butch And Butch
Oliver Nelson
Impulse!1995
Butch And Butch
Oliver NelsonImpulse!1995
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I Need Your Key (To Turn Me On)
James Brown, Louie Bellson Orchestra, Oliver Nelson
King Records1970
I Need Your Key (To Turn Me On)
James Brown, Louie Bellson Orchestra, Oliver NelsonKing Records1970
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