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John Handy

Featured recording “Live at Yoshi's”

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Live at Yoshi's

Boulevard (2000)

Primary Instrument: Saxophone

Born: February 3, 1933    

John Handy

John Handy - saxophone, vocals

John Handy is an alto saxophonist who plays the tenor, saxello, baritone, clarinet, oboe and vocals. He is actually a consummate world musician and teacher who devoted his life to using music to elevate the human spirit. His soulful and fiery saxophone style is instantly recognizable to generations of jazz fans world-wide.

As a performer and composer he continues to sweep audiences into ecstasy with his vast range of creative, emotional, and technical inventiveness. With a superb knowledge and practical experience with music of several cultures, he fuses, with each selection, a musical genre that is coherent, provocative, logical, and enjoyable....
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