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Ben Webster in 1943

Full Name: Benjamin Francis Webster
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Known For: Webster joined Bennie Moten
Instruments: Tenor saxophone
Music Styles: Jazz
Location: United States of America
Web Site: http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:y69us37ba3zg~T1
Date Born: 27th March 1909
Location Born: Kansas City, Missippi, United States of America
Date Died: 20th September 1972
Location Died: Amsterdam
Memorial: Webster was buried in the Assistens Cemetery in the Nørrebro, Copenhagen.
Summary: Ben Webster was considered one of the "big three" of swing tenors along with Coleman Hawkins (his main influence) and Lester Young.
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