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Frank Foster archive

American jazz saxophonist Frank Foster performs on stage circa 1981.

Read Frank Foster, Jazz Saxophonist And Arranger, Has Died

July 27, 2011 – The reedman was best known for his work playing with and writing for the Count Basie Orchestra.


Kid plays in front of a fire hydrant; credit: vcferry via Flickr

Read Too Darn Hot: Jazz For The Heat WESA

July 12, 2010 – Beat the heat with an iced beverage in hand and these five jazz songs in the background. WESA

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Watch Jazzman Frank Foster Finally Gains Copyright Of His Most Famous Song

July 1, 2010 – The saxophonist will finally be able to be paid for "Shiny Stockings," an enduring jazz standard.

Listen Playing Jazz, And Making a Living

May 5, 2005 – A discussion with saxophonist Frank Foster and others on the struggles of making a living in jazz.


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