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Eddie Harris

Eddie had always wanted to play the saxophone simply because he admired its design and the way it looked. But in order to play saxophone for Captain Dyette, the aspiring musician had to plat the clarinet. He took private clarinet and saxophone lessons for many years. As his playing improved, Eddie began his saxophone career playing with all types of bands. Captain Dyette retired in his mid-sixties and passed away in his mid-seventies. In the late 50's Eddie was drafted into the Army. While in the Army, he took an audition test for the Army band which included reading music, ear training, written phrases and command of the chosen instrument, Eddie scored a 98 out of 100. This score was so high that he was recommended to join the symphony orchestra in Germany.

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Albums

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Dancing By A Rainbow
Repertoire Records
2007
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Exodus, The Best Of...
Repertoire Records
2005
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A Tale Of Two Cities
A Tale Of Two Cities
Hyena Records
2002
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Free Speech / That Is...
Repertoire Records
2001
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Yeah You Right
Repertoire Records
2001
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Bad Luck Is All I...
Repertoire Records
2000
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