Hamiet Bluiett

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World Saxophone Quartet

"Widely held to be the best baritone saxophone player in the world." - St. Louis Magazine, July 2011

http://www.stlmag.com/St-Louis-Magazine/July-2011/Jazz-Legend-Hamiet-Bluietts-Music/

Hamiet Bluiett is well known around the world as one of the great jazz bari sax players. Working in St. Louis and New York through the 1960's and 70's with jazz greats such as Charlie Mingus, he went on to found the World Saxophone Quartet in 1976.

For more info on Hamiet, please check out the following articles.

http://www.jazzweekly.com/interviews/bluiett.htm

http://www.musicianguide.com/biographies/1608003849/Hamiet-Bluiett.html