Sahib Shihab (born Edmund Gregory; June 23, 1925, Savannah, Georgia – October 24, 1989, Nashville, Tennessee) was an American jazz and hard bop saxophonist (baritone, alto, and soprano) and flautist. He variously worked with Luther Henderson, Thelonious Monk, Fletcher Henderson, Tadd Dameron, and Dizzy Gillespie amongst others.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 23, 1925 (Savannah), Died October 24, 1989 (Knoxville)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1946
Roles Represented in DAHR: alto saxophone
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||73554||5/7/1946||Hi ho trailus boot whip||Roy Eldridge Orchestra||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||73555||4/7/1946||Tippin' out||Roy Eldridge Orchestra||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||73556||5/7/1946||Yard dog||Roy Eldridge Orchestra||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||73557||5/7/1946||Les bounce||Roy Eldridge Orchestra||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shihab, Sahib," accessed May 17, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/343519.
Shihab, Sahib. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 17, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/343519.
"Shihab, Sahib." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 17 May 2022.
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