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Bill Easley

Bill Easley
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: An extremely versatile and gifted reed player, Bill Easley's displayed a polished, forceful sound on alto, tenor and baritone saxophones; flute; and clarinet. He attended Memphis State University during the '60s, and later worked with Isaac Hayes and did sessions at Stax. Easley moved back to New York ...Read full biography
Wind Inventions
Released: 1988
Label: Sunnyside Communications
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There are some special moments on this set from multi-reedist Bill Easley, who is mostly heard here on clarinet and flute. With support from pianist Mulgrew Miller, bassist Victor Gaskin, and drummer ...Read full review
Easley Said
Released: 1997
Label: Evidence
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Multi-reedman Bill Easley leads this sextet date featuring an all-star lineup, including tenor saxophonist George Coleman, bassist Ron Carter, and drummer Billy Higgins. This is straight-ahead jazz with ...Read full review
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