Art Pepper



Art Pepper
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Rating
Active
1946 to 1982
Born
September 1, 1925 in Gardena
Died
June 15, 1982
Location
Gardena, California, United States
Biography
Arthur Edward Pepper Jr. (September 1, 1925 – June 15, 1982) was an American alto saxophonist and clarinetist. A longtime figure in West coast jazz, Pepper came to prominence in Stan Kenton's big band. He was known for his emotionally charged performances and several stylistic shifts throughout his career, and was described by critic Scott Yanow as "the world's great altoist" at the time of his death.
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Top Songs by Art Pepper


The Capitol Vaults Jazz Series

Begin the Beguine

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You Go To My Head

A Foggy Day

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You Go To My Head

Without a Song

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The Art Of The Ballad

Over the Rainbow

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Shadow of Your Smile

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Isn't She Lovely

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Over The Rainbow - Take 2

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You Go To My Head - Alternate B

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But Beautiful - Alternate A

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When You're Smiling - Alternate Take

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Chili Pepper

Chili Pepper

Art Pepper November 1, 2013

20 Tracks

The Capitol Vaults Jazz Series

The Capitol Vaults Jazz Series

Art Pepper February 22, 2013

43 Tracks

The Complete Galaxy Recordings

The Complete Galaxy Recordings

Art Pepper July 10, 2012

100 Tracks

Surf Ride

Surf Ride

Art Pepper June 1, 2012

12 Tracks

Playboys

Playboys

Chet Baker February 2, 2011

7 Tracks

Straight Life

Straight Life

Art Pepper March 30, 2010

15 Tracks

Art Pepper Meets the Rhythm Section

Art Pepper Meets the Rhythm Section

Art Pepper March 30, 2010

9 Tracks

Among Friends

Among Friends

Art Pepper March 9, 2010

12 Tracks

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