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George Young

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Musician / Composer / Producer of Jazz and Pop
A.k.a. George Ernest Opalisky Jr. George Opalisky

US saxophonist, musician, composer and producer who also plays C flute and East Indian ethnic flutes; born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. George Young was a member of the Saturday Night Live Band from 1991 thru 1996 on alto, tenor, soprano and sopranino saxophones, the clarinet, flute, alto flute and piccolo. Member of the Manhattan Jazz Quintet and Manhattan Jazz Orchestra.

  • Tenor sax
  • Alto sax
  • Flute
  • Saxophone
  • Soprano sax
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • R&B/Soul
  • Rock
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How Sweet It Is on Ventage by George Young
Ventage on Ventage by George Young
Fa Fa Fa (Sad Song) (arr. D. Matthews) on Phillips, Esther: Fa Fa Fa by Esther Phillips
Phat Beach on Ventage by George Young

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Spring FeverGeorge Young1991Album
Old TimesGeorge Young1990Album
Yesterday And TodayGeorge Young1989Album
OleoGeorge Young1988Album
BurgundyGeorge Young1987Album
The SidewinderManhattan Jazz Quintet : Lew Soloff, George Young, Dave Matthews, Eddie Gomez, Steve Gadd1986Album
ChantGeorge Young1985Album
Autumn LeavesManhattan Jazz Quintet : Lew Soloff, George Young, Dave Matthews, Charnett Moffett, Steve Gadd1985Album
Are You Ready For ThisThe Brothers Featuring George Young1975Single
SandraGeorge Young1964Single
Supercar / Chicken ScratchGeorge Young1963Single
Little Girl BlueGeorge Young1962Single
The Greatest Saxophone In The World!George Young1962Album
Birdland Hully-Gully / MarieGeorge Young1961Single
Indian Summer / Autumn LoversGeorge Young1960Single
Are You Ready For This / Am I Cold, Am I HotThe Brothers Featuring George Young / Bill HarrisSingle
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