Sam Rivers

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Samuel Carthorne Rivers (September 25, 1923 – December 26, 2011), was an American jazz musician and composer. He performed on soprano and tenor saxophones, bass clarinet, flute, harmonica and piano. Rivers was born in Enid, Oklahoma. Active in jazz since the early 1950s, he earned wider attention during the mid-1960s spread of free jazz. With a thorough command of music theory, orchestration and composition, Rivers was an influential and prominent artist in jazz music. Read more on Last.fm

Sam Rivers
Vista
Album (2004)
Sam Rivers
Purple Violets
Album (2004)
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Waves
Album (2002)
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Trio Live
Album (1998)
Julian Priester, Sam Rivers
Hints on Light and Shadow
Album (1997)
Roots - Arthur Blythe, Sam Rivers, Nathan Davis, Chico Freeman, Don Pullen, Santi Debriano, Tommy Campbell
Salutes the Saxophone
Album (1992)
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Dimensions and Extensions
Album (1988)
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Crystals
Album (1974)
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Contours
Album (1965)
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Fuchsia Swing Song
Album (1964)