Paul Gonsalves

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Paul Gonsalves ((1920-07-12)July 12, 1920 – May 15, 1974(1974-05-15)) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist best known for his association with Duke Ellington. At the 1956 Newport Jazz Festival, Gonsalves played a 27-chorus solo in the middle of Ellington's "Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue", a performance credited with revitalizing Ellington's waning career in the 1950s.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1958 Sittin' In Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie, Coleman Hawkins, Paul Gonsalves, Wynton Kelly, J.C. Heard, Wendell Marshall 1
1962 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra Duke Ellington & His Orchestra feat. Paul Gonsalves 2
1963 Cleopatra Feelin' Jazzy Paul Gonsalves 2
1963 Salt and Pepper Sonny Stitt & Paul Gonsalves 2
1964 Boom-Jackie-Boom-Chick Paul Gonzalves 1
1964 Tell It the Way It Is! Paul Gonsalves 2
1991 Gettin' Together! Paul Gonsalves 1
1993 Paul Gonsalves Meets Earl Hines Paul Gonsalves / Earl Hines 1
1997 Salt and Pepper Sonny Stitt & Paul Gonsalves 1
1998 Daylight Express Clark Terry feat. Paul Gonsalves 1
1999 Ellingtonia Moods & Blues Paul Gonsalves 1
2001 Mexican Bandit Meets Pittsburgh Pirate Paul Gonsalves, Roy Eldridge 1
2002 Clark Terry and His Orchestra Clark Terry feat. Paul Gonsalves 1

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