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Bud Shank

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Bud Shank

Bud Shank has been played on NTS in shows including Black Impulse, featured first on 2 September 2017. Songs played include Blue Jay Way, The Wind and Flying.

Clifford Everett "Bud" Shank, Jr. (May 27, 1926 – April 2, 2009) was an American alto saxophonist and flautist.

He rose to prominence in the early 1950s playing lead alto and flute in Stan Kenton's Innovations in Modern Music Orchestra and throughout the decade worked in various small jazz combos. He spent the 1960s as a first-call studio musician in Hollywood. In the 1970s and 1980s he performed regularly with the L. A. Four. Shank ultimately abandoned…

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Blue Jay Way
Bud Shank
World Pacific1968
Blue Jay Way
Bud ShankWorld Pacific1968
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The Wind
Chet Baker feat. Russ Freeman, Bud Shank, Zoot Sims
Columbia1954
The Wind
Chet Baker feat. Russ Freeman, Bud Shank, Zoot SimsColumbia1954
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Flying
Bud Shank
World Pacific1968
Flying
Bud ShankWorld Pacific1968
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