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Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Born 7 August 1935. Died 5 December 1977.

Biography

Rahsaan Roland Kirk (August 7, 1935 – December 5, 1977) was an American jazz multi-instrumentalist who played tenor saxophone, flute and many other instruments. He was renowned for his onstage vitality, during which virtuoso improvisation was accompanied by comic banter, political ranting, and the ability to play several instruments simultaneously.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of The Case of The 3 Sided Dream in Audio Color

    The Case of The 3 Sided Dream in Audio Color

    Reviewed by Peter Marsh
    Re-issue of multi instrumentalist Kirk's 1975 'concept' record, made with producer...
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