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John Laporta

as, cl, 1920-2004 US
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. John Daniel LaPorta.

American jazz saxophonist (alto, tenor and baritone), clarinetist and composer. Born : April 01, 1920 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Died : May 12, 2004 in Sarasota, Florida, USA Played with : Bob Chester, Charlie Parker, Lennie Tristano, Woody Herman, Duke Ellington, Neal Hefti, Bill Harris, Charles Mingus, Stan Getz, Bill Evans, Billy Eckstine and many others.

  • Alto sax
  • Clarinet
  • Saxophone
  • Tenor sax
  • Soprano sax
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack

Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
Complete Debut RecordingsJohn Laporta2008Compil.
Theme And VariationsJohn Laporta2002Album
Theme And VariationsJohn Laporta2002Compil.
Jazz Ear Training - A Performance Recording & Woorkbooklet Designed To Develop A Musical Ear And MemoryJohn Laporta1968Album
A Guide To ImprovisationJohn Laporta1968Single
South American BrothersJohn Laporta, Orquesta Casablanca, Walter Albrecht Sextet, Charlie Nagy QuintetAlbum
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