The saxophone, named after its inventor, the Frenchman Adolphe Sax, began its all-conquering journey as a jazz instrument in the 1920s, and is still omnipresent today. In SAX Giuseppe Pino portrays the most famous saxophonists, thus paying homage to an instrument and its inventor who did not live to see the success and heyday of his creation. Music CDs: Four CDs with legendary recordings by many of the artists depicted round out the portrait and make the book a must-have for all Saxophone and Jazz fans.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 11" Height: 11" Weight: 2.9 lbs.
Release Date Mar 15, 2007
Publisher edel CLASSICS GmbH
ISBN 3937406255 ISBN13 9783937406251
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More About Giuseppe Pino
Giuseppe Pino was born in Milan in 1940 from a cocktail of French, Swiss and Sicilian's blood. In 1962 he begins to photograph and practises at Panorama magazine, where he works 7 years shooting covers. In 1973, he moved to New York where he lived for many years the turmoil of the magic jazz world, catching its most intimate moments.