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Babe Russin (1911–1984)

Largely self-taught tenor saxophonist and clarinettist Irving 'Babe' Russin was a prolific free-lance recording artist of the 1930's and 40's, noted for his improvisational skills. He also worked on and off with many of the top bands of the era, beginning with the California Ramblers in 1926, followed by spells with Smith Ballew (1926-27), Ben ... See full bio »

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 1956 The Benny Goodman Story
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 1954 The Glenn Miller Story
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 1954 A Star Is Born (musician: tenor sax - uncredited)
 1952 The Return of Gilbert & Sullivan (Short) (musician: tenor sax - uncredited)
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 2006 The Kovak Box (performer: "Gloomy Sunday")
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