- n a musician who plays the alto saxophone
- On Froggy Bottom, altoist Newman, 66, and guitarist Whitfield, 29, turn out to speak the same blues language, lyrical as well as funky.
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- Miguel Zenon: Celebrating the Music of La Isla
For the last decade, saxophonist Miguel Zenón has distinguished himself as one of the most innovative and creative musicians in the modern jazz idiom. The Puerto Rican-born altoist accomplished this feat by reaching back to the musical and cultural traditions of his island.
June 24, 2013 - All About Jazz
- Cannonball Adderley in Jamaica Observer
Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, an arch rival in various jazz polls, said: "I believe that Paul Desmond shares with Benny Carter the title of most lyrical altoist."