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Hamiet Bluiett, seen here performing at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 2007, died Thursday at 78. Leon Morris/Redferns hide caption

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Hamiet Bluiett, Giant Of The Baritone Sax, Has Died At 78

The avant-garde saxophonist and member of the World Saxophone Quartet died Thursday at age 78.

Brazilian and Chinese players practice at the Desportivo Brasil academy, in Porto Feliz, Brazil, in September. PatrĂ­cia Monteiro for NPR hide caption

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Hamiet Bluiett, seen here performing at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 2007, died Thursday at 78. Leon Morris/Redferns hide caption

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Hamiet Bluiett, Giant Of The Baritone Sax, Has Died At 78

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