Oliver Nelson

Oliver Nelson (June 4, 1932 — Oct. 28, 1975) was an American post-bop/jazz-funk saxophonist, clarinetist, arranger, composer, and bandleader from St. Louis. Discography: Meet Oliver Nelson (1959) Taking Care of Business (1960) Screamin’ the Blues (1961 • Oliver Nelson Sextet) Straight Ahead (1961 • Oliver Nelson with Eric Dolphy) Nocturne (1961) The Blues and the […]