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Steve Snyder: Standards Of Giants

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The music of legendary composers has stood the test of time, becoming standards which have been rearranged and re-recorded by many jazz artist through decades. Alto saxophonist Steve Snyder pays humble tribute to these giants of music and the immortal tunes they have scored with his debut, Standards of Giants, fashioning creative interpretations of classic pieces from artists including George and Ira Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II, Leonard Bernstein and Antonio Carlos Jobim.

Based in the Los ...