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Cecil Payne

bs, 1922-2007 US, Brooklyn
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. Cecil McKenzie Payne

Cecil Payne (December 14, 1922 – November 27, 2007) was a jazz baritone saxophonist born in Brooklyn, NY. Payne also played the alto saxophone and flute. He played with other prominent jazz musicians, in particular Dizzy Gillespie and Randy Weston, in addition to his solo work as bandleader.

  • Bariton sax
  • Alto sax
  • Saxophone
  • Flute
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Old Camp Meeting Days on Down By The Tabernacle by Bill & Gloria Gaither
Canaanland Is Just In Sight - Live on Precious Memories by Gaither
I Should Care on Cerupa by Cecil Payne
Martin Luther King Jr on Payne's Window by Cecil Payne
The Opening on Cerupa by Cecil Payne
Cubop on Cerupa by Cecil Payne
Chic Boom on Chic Boom, Live at the Jazz Showcase by Cecil Payne
Cerupa on Cerupa by Cecil Payne
That's It Blues on Payne's Window by Cecil Payne
If I Should Lose You on Scotch & Milk by Cecil Payne

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Six Classic AlbumsCecil Payne2016Compil.
Cecil Payne Three Classic Albums Plus: Patterns Of Jazz + Performing Charlie Parker Music + The Connection (New Original Score) + Randy Weston Trio Plus Cecil PayneCecil Payne2015Compil.
Chic Boom, Live At The Jazz ShowcaseCecil Payne2001Album
Payne's WindowCecil Payne1999Album
Scotch And MilkCecil Payne1997Album
CerupaCecil Payne1995Album
The Master Saxes - Club Convert Vol.1 : 48/61Barney Wilen / Charlie Parker / Lucky Thompson / Lee Konitz / Cecil Payne / Zoot Sims / Budd Johnson Meet Bud Powell1993Album
Stop And Listen To...Cecil Payne1992Compil.
Birdology - Live At The TBB Jazz FestivalRon Carter, Jackie McLean, Johnny Griffin, Cecil Payne, Roy Haynes, Duke Jordan, Don Sickler1989Album
Bright MomentsCecil Payne1980Album
Bird Gets The WormCecil Payne1976Album
Movie JazzCecil Payne / Duke Jordan1975Compil.
Zodiac (The Music Of Cecil Payne)Cecil Payne1973Album
The Murray Hill CaperDuke Jordan Trio And Duke Jordan Quartet Featuring Cecil Payne1973Album
Brooklyn BrothersCecil Payne & Duke Jordan1973Album
Brookfield AndanteCecil Payne1972Album
The ConnectionCecil Payne1962Album
Performing Charlie Parker MusicCecil Payne1961Album
Jazz A La BohemiaRandy Weston Trio And Cecil Payne1957Album
A Night At The Five SpotCecil Payne, Phil Woods, Frank Socolow, Wendell Marshall, Art Taylor, Duke Jordan1957Album
Modern Jazz Survey 2 / Baritones & French HornsPepper Adams, Cecil Payne, Julius Watkins, David Amram1957Album
With These Hands . . .Randy Weston Trio Plus Cecil Payne1956Album
Gigi Gryce · Thelonious Monk · Percy Heath · Art Blakey · Horace Silver · Art Farmer · Kenny Clarke · Cecil Payne · Jimmy Cleveland · Oscar Pettiford · Julius WatkinsGigi Gryce · Thelonious Monk · Percy Heath · Art Blakey · Horace Silver · Art Farmer · Kenny Clarke · Cecil Payne · Jimmy Cleveland · Oscar Pettiford · Julius Watkins1955Album
Russ In Nice: The Valentine WaltzRussell Jacquet With Cecil Payne / Kenny Drew / Grambling Stage Band / Queen Cavril / Benny GreenAlbum
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