William “Cat” Anderson

Born 12 September 1916. Died 29 April 1981
William “Cat” Anderson
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1916-09-12
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William “Cat” Anderson

Biography (Wikipedia)

William Alonzo "Cat" Anderson (September 12, 1916 – April 29, 1981) was an American jazz trumpeter known for his long period as a member of Duke Ellington's orchestra and for his wide range (more than five octaves), especially his playing in the higher registers.

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Duke Ellington
Star Crossed Lovers
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Star Crossed Lovers
Duke Ellington
Take The A Train
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Take The A Train
Charlie Fowlkes
Battle Royal
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Battle Royal

Battle Royal

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Duke Elllington & Count Basie
Britt Woodman
Star Spangled Banner
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Star Spangled Banner
Duke Ellington
Lady Mac
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Lady Mac
Duke Ellington
Up and Down, Up and Down (I Will Lead Them Up and Down)
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Up and Down, Up and Down (I Will Lead Them Up and Down)
William “Cat” Anderson
Blues For Laurence
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Blues For Laurence
Duke Ellington
Battle Royal
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Battle Royal
Duke Ellington
Trumpet No End (Blue Skies)
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Trumpet No End (Blue Skies)
Duke Ellington
Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue (Live At Newport 1956)
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Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue (Live At Newport 1956)
Johnny Hodges
Blood Count
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Blood Count
Duke Ellington
Perdido
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Perdido
John Sanders, Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, Clark Terry, Willie Cook, William "Cat" Anderson, Ray Nance, Harold Baker, Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman & Jimmy Hamilton
Take The A Train
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Take The A Train

Take The A Train

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John Sanders, Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, Clark Terry, Willie Cook, William "Cat" Anderson, Ray Nance, Harold Baker, Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman & Jimmy Hamilton
William “Cat” Anderson
Yellow Dog Blues
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Yellow Dog Blues
William “Cat” Anderson
You're the Cream in My Coffee
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You're the Cream in My Coffee
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