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Archie Shepp

Archie Shepp (Saxophone)

Born: 24th May 1937, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA

Nationality: American

Archie Shepp is an American jazz saxophonist, educator and playwright who since the 1960s has played a central part in the development of avant-garde jazz.

Further Reading: Archie Shepp

 Classic Recordings, Archie Shepp on Impulse!

One of the great saxophonists of the sixties, Archie Shepp made some of the most exciting and politicised recordings of the era, in a series of albums that documented the civil rights struggle.

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Free Jazz & Avant-Garde

Modal & Post Bop

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