Don Lanphere

Donald Gale Lanphere (June 26, 1928 – October 9, 2003) was an American jazz tenor and soprano saxophonist, known for his 1940s and 1950s work, and recordings with Fats Navarro (in 1948), Woody Herman (1949), Claude Thornhill, Sonny Dunham, Billy May, and Charlie Barnet.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 26, 1928 (Washington), Died October 9, 2003 (Redmond)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor saxophone

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 76079 4/4/1950 He's gone away Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 76080 4/4/1950 Foggy foggy dew Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 76081 4/4/1950 The Continental Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 76082 4/4/1950 I'll remember April Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 76099 4/7/1950 Crumbum Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 76100 4/8/1950 The shekomeko shuffle Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lanphere, Don," accessed April 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/326481.

Lanphere, Don. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/326481.

"Lanphere, Don." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 April 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/326481

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