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Curtis Amy

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Curtis Amy

Curtis Amy has been played on NTS in shows including Nonsense, featured first on 22 May 2016. Songs played include Native Land and Katanga.

Curtis Amy (October 11, 1929 – June 5, 2002) was an American West Coast jazz musician known for his work on tenor saxophone. He also explored many mediums, including soul jazz and hard bop.

Amy was born in Houston, Texas. He learned how to play clarinet before joining the Army, and during his time in service, picked up the tenor saxophone. After his discharge, he attended and graduated from Kentucky State College. He worked as an educator in Tennessee while playing in…

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Native Land
Curtis Amy, Dupree Bolton
Pacific Jazz Records1963
Native Land
Curtis Amy, Dupree BoltonPacific Jazz Records1963
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Katanga
Curtis Amy, Dupree Bolton
Pacific Jazz Records1963
Katanga
Curtis Amy, Dupree BoltonPacific Jazz Records1963
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