Steve Lacy

Steve Lacy was one of the most important soprano saxophonists in the history of jazz, alongside his main inspiration, Sidney Bechet, and John Coltrane, who asked him for tips about the horn. He’s one of the few musicians in jazz to dedicate himself completely to the straight horn. An innovative and uncompromising player with his own unmistakable sound and a dauntingly large discography, Lacy was also a daring composer and a visionary bandleader.

Cultured and widely-read, a passionate and perceptive student of the visual arts, the saxophonist was also one of the foremost interpreters and students of the... Read More

City Of Origin:
New York, New York, United States
Genre:
Jazz, Avant-Garde
Birthdate:
07/23/1934
Death date:
06/04/2004
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Tracks

Forest

The Forest And The Zoo
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Zoo

The Forest And The Zoo
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The Crust

November
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Moms

November
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Tina's Tune

November
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The Door

November
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Blues for Aida

November
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