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John Hardee

ts, 1918-1984 US, Corsicana, Texas
Musician of Jazz and Blues

American jazz saxophonist (tenor). Played with: Don Albert (in tour 1937-1938), Tiny Grimes (1946), Russell Procope, Earl Bostic, Billy Kyle, Helen Humes, Billy Taylor, Lucky Millinder, among others. In 1946 recorded as a leader. Born: December 20, 1918 in Corsicana, Texas. Died: May 18, 1984 in Dallas, Texas.

  • Tenor sax
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • R&B/Soul
Popular Tracks   
These Foolish Things on A Little Blue [The Definitive Black & Blue Sessions] by John Hardee
Hardee's Partee on Hardee's Partee by John Hardee
Swing Song on Hardee's Partee by John Hardee
River Edge Rock on Hardee's Partee by John Hardee
Baby Watch That Stuff on Hardee's Partee by John Hardee
Prelude to a Kiss on Hardee's Partee by John Hardee
Sleep Walking on A Little Blue [The Definitive Black & Blue Sessions] by John Hardee
Taylor-Made Gal on Hardee's Partee by John Hardee
Nervous from the Service on Hardee's Partee by John Hardee
Boppin' in B Flat on Hardee's Partee by John Hardee

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
In Chronology - 1946-1948John Hardee2009Album
Hardee's Partee: The Forgotten Texas TenorJohn Hardee2002Compil.
A Little BlueJohn Hardee1999Album
The Complete Blue Note Forties Recordings Of Ike Quebec And John HardeeIke Quebec And John Hardee1984Compil.
The Tenor Sax AlbumColeman Hawkins, Ben Webster, Illinois Jacquet, Ike Quebec, John Hardee1977Compil.
Al Haig Meets The Master Saxes, Volume OneAl Haig, Coleman Hawkins, Wardell Gray, John Hardee1977Album
Swing Hi - Swing LoIke Quebec / Jimmy Hamilton / John Hardee / Benny Morton1969Compil.
Tenor SaxJohn Hardee1946Album
Hand in Hand Blues/Tailor Made GalJohn Hardee1946Album
Tiny's Boogie Woogie / "C" Jam BluesThe Tiny Grimes Swingtet Featuring Trummy Young & John Hardee1946Album
Cobblestones / Man With A HornJohn HardeeAlbum
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