I love a bit of Sax…
So here are a few favourite tracks. Firstly, Dave Brubeck’s Take Five with Paul Desmond on Alto Sax. A classic piece of Jazz if I may say so
Then, who can forget the Pink Panther Theme? … Plas Johnson on Tenor Sax
Much more recent, but still a few years back… Hazel O’Connor’s Will You has some great alto sax. Wesley McGoogan really goes off on one during the second half of the track!
And, of course, there was Baker Street with Raphael Ravenscroft on Alto! In Memoriam for Gerry Rafferty who sadly passed on in January 2011.
Finally – here’s a somewhat cheeky one from the near past… Destination Unknown – Here the alto sax is believed to be played by Valerio Minicillo.
I hope the selected tracks were enjoyable for you all…
The video for the last one begs me to ask a question that has bugged me (and possibly quite a few other guys as well) for longer than I care to remember. Why do young ladies publicly straighten their underwear like that? I’ve seen it so many times over the years! It’s a mystery to me… I look forward to hearing some thoughts on that one… but, more importantly, on the Music