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Frank Socolow

ts, as, 1923-1981 US, New York City
Musician of Jazz

Frank Socolow (September 18, 1923 – April 30, 1981), born in New York City, was a jazz saxophonist and oboist, noted for his tenor playing.Socolow began his career in the early 40s playing in swing bands led by Georgie Auld, Ted Fio Rito, Roy Stevens, Van Alexander and Shep Fields. In 1944 he landed the first of three stints (the others being in 1948 and 1956–57) with Boyd Raeburn's Orchestra, recording a number of records. In 1945 he recorded a session as leader (the first of only two) with Freddie Webster and a young Bud Powell for Duke Records.

        
Instruments
  • Tenor sax
  • Alto sax
  • Saxophone
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
How About You - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow
Farfel - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow
I Cried for You - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow
Miss Finegold - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow
I'll Take Romance - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow
But Not for Me - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow
My Heart Stood Still - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow
Little Joe - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow
Swing Low Sweet Socolow - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow
I Love You - 2013 Remastered Version on Sounds By Socolow by Frank Socolow

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Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
The Progressive Records All Star Tenor Sax SpectacularScott Hamilton, Flip Phillips, Ray Turner1977Album
A Night At The Five SpotCecil Payne, Phil Woods, Frank Socolow, Wendell Marshall, Art Taylor, Duke Jordan1957Album
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