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Jack Nimitz

Although he has had a long and productive career, Jack Nimitz has long been underrated, not getting a chance to lead his own record session until a 1995 set for Fresh Sound, when he was already 65.

He started on the clarinet when he was 12, switching to alto two years later, and gigging locally at 15

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June 16, 2009

Jack Nimitz Baritone Sax Player Dies

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Jack Nimitz: 1930-2009

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Jack Nimitz

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