Emily

Jazz ballad Emily

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Paul Desmond Quartet

The great late alto sax player Paul Desmond (1924-1977), easily the most lyrical alto in jazz along with Johnny Hodges, plays his beautiful ballad “Emily”, Monterey Jazz Festival 1975.

Paul Desmond's solo on "Emily" transcribed and analyzed by Steve Khan as it appeared on Paul Desmond's recording “Summertime”.