Joe Temperly obit from the Daily Telegraph

Joe Temperley, who has died aged 86, was a jazz saxophonist who, after a successful career with Humphrey Lyttelton’s band in Britain, moved to New York, where he continued to flourish, playing with, among others, the Duke Ellington Orchestra . His principal instrument was the baritone saxophone, renowned for being stolid and unwieldy, but capable … [Read more…]