SAL NISTICO is a wonderful yet relatively unknown tenor saxophone player. He spent a number of years with the big bands of Woody Herman, Count Basie and Buddy Rich. In his early twenties, he recorded with such notables as Barry Harris, Nat Adderly and Sam Jones in small bop groups.
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Don Preston was born into a family of musicians in Detroit and began studying music at an early age. His father was the composer-in-residence for the Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
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-- Tom Brown