Sam Reed

Sam Reed is a tenor saxophonist based in Philadelphia.

Working at the Uptown Theater in the late 1950s and early 1960s, he added jazz and rhythm & blues shows to what was at the time an R&B, blues and rock and roll venue.[1] For some years, Reed was also musical director for Teddy Pendergrass, and in the early 1970s, he was the “horn contractor” for Gamble and Huff's Philadelphia International Records.

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