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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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Discography

 

Hard Work / Carnival

Challenge Jazz
2011

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Hard Work

Challenge Jazz
2007

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Live at Yoshi's

Live at Yoshi's

Boulevard
2000

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Excursion In Blue

Challenge Jazz
1988

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Rainbow

Challenge Jazz
1981

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Handy Dandy Man

Challenge Jazz
1978

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