Art Pepper

Art Pepper

jazz, saxophone, bebop, cool jazz, Hard Bop

Art Pepper (Arthur Edward Pepper Jr., Gardena, California, September 1, 1925 – Los Angeles, California, June 15, 1982), was an American alto saxophonist. He began his career in the 1940s, playing with Benny Carter and Stan Kenton (1946-52). By the 1950s Pepper was recognized as one of the leading alto saxophonists in jazz, epitomized by his finishing second only to Charlie Parker as Best Alto Saxophonist in the Down Beat magazine Readers Poll of 1952.

Young Art [2003]
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  • 1. Harlem Folk Dance (2:16)
  • 2. How High the Moon (3:56)
  • 3. The Continental (2:43)
  • 4. Prelude to a Nightmare (2:20)
  • 5. Jolly Rogers (2:42)
  • 6. Art Pepper (5:18)
  • 7. Viva Prado (3:20)
  • 8. Dynaflow (3:10)
  • 9. Popo (4:23)
  • 10. Didi (2:28)
  • 11. Four Mothers (2:49)
  • 12. Over the Rainbow (9:45)
  • 13. Apropos (2:39)
  • 14. Sam and the Lady (3:08)
  • 15. How High the Moon (3:56)
  • 16. Suzy the Poodle (3:10)
  • 17. Easy Steppin' (4:13)
  • 18. Tickle Toe (5:29)
  • 19. Patty Cake (4:23)
  • 20. Move (3:27)
  • 21. All the Things You Are (6:33)
  • 22. Don't Blame Me (3:45)
  • 23. Surf Ride (4:46)
  • 24. Rose Room (5:58)
  • 25. Suzy the Poodle (3:10)
  • 26. A Night In Tunisia (5:55)
  • 27. Spiked Punch (5:09)
  • 28. The Way You Look Tonight (3:48)
  • 29. Minor Yours (7:07)
  • 30. Chili Pepper (2:59)
  • 31. Lamjhp (5:56)
  • 32. Everything Happens to Me (3:09)
  • 33. Brown Gold (2:24)
  • 34. The Foolish Things (2:38)
  • 35. Surf Ride (4:46)
  • 36. Holiday Flight (2:49)
  • 37. Chili Pepper (2:59)
  • 38. Suzy the Poodle (3:10)
  • 39. Everything Happens to Me (3:09)
  • 40. Tickle Toe (5:29)