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Rex Stewart

Rex Stewart achieved his greatest glory in a subsidiary role, playing cornet 11 years in the Duke Ellington Orchestra. His famous “talking” style and half-valve effects were exploited brilliantly by countless Ellington pieces containing perfect passages tailored to showcase Stewart's sound.

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Discography

The Rex Stewart...
Cattitude Records
1972
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Henderson Homecoming
Cattitude Records
1963
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Little Sir Echo /...
Cattitude Records
1959
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Chatter Jazz
Cattitude Records
1959
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