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Benny Golson

Benny Golson

Benny Golson

Benny Golson has been played on NTS in shows including Ross Allen, featured first on 25 February 2013. Songs played include Staccato Swing, Walkin' And Stalkin' and I’m Always Dancin’ To The Music.

Benny Golson (born January 25, 1929) is an American bebop/hard bop jazz tenor saxophonist, composer, and arranger.

While in high school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Golson played with several other promising young musicians, including John Coltrane, Red Garland, Jimmy Heath, Percy Heath, Philly Joe Jones, and Red Rodney. After graduating from Howard University Golson joined Bull Moose Jackson's rhythm and blues band; Tadd Dameron, whom Golson came to consider the most important influence…

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Staccato Swing
Benny Golson
Prestige, New Jazz1960
Staccato Swing
Benny GolsonPrestige, New Jazz1960
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Walkin' And Stalkin'
Benny Golson
Columbia1977
Walkin' And Stalkin'
Benny GolsonColumbia1977
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I’m Always Dancin’ To The Music
Benny Golson
Vocalion2017
I’m Always Dancin’ To The Music
Benny GolsonVocalion2017
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I'm Always Dancing To The Music
Benny Golson
Columbia2010
I'm Always Dancing To The Music
Benny GolsonColumbia2010
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I'm Always Dancin' To The Music
Benny Golson
Columbia1978
I'm Always Dancin' To The Music
Benny GolsonColumbia1978
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