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Ben Webster (III) (1909–1973)

Tenor saxophonist, occasional pianist and arranger, noted for his improvisational skills and sensitive rhythmic phrasing, especially on ballads. Before he developed his own unique style, Webster was strongly influenced by the legendary Coleman Hawkins. However, he eventually became a stylistic pacesetter himself with the great Duke Ellington ... See full bio »

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The Matrix Revolutions
Any Given Sunday
Any Given Sunday Soundtrack
Gummo Soundtrack
Addicted to Love
Addicted to Love Soundtrack


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 2009 My One and Only (performer: "Doctor Keets")
 2006 Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (performer: "Tangerine")
 2003 Everybody Loves Raymond (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Jazz Records (2003) ... (performer: "Bye Bye Blackbird" - uncredited)
 2003 Totally Married (writer: "Swingin' in London")
 2003 The Matrix Revolutions (performer: "I'm Beginning To See the Light")
 2003 Frunk (Short) (performer: "Danny Boy")
 1999 Any Given Sunday (performer: "WHEN YOUR LOVER HAS GONE")
 1997 Gummo (performer: "La Rosita")
 1997 Addicted to Love (performer: "I'm Beginning to See the Light")
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Capital of Baseball (1994) ... (performer: "Bye Bye Blackbird")
 1987 September (performer: "My Ideal", "Night and Day")
 1981 They All Laughed (performer: "MY ONE AND ONLY LOVE")
 1966 A la memoria del autor (Short) (performer: "The Single Petal of a Rose")
 1962 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Dinah Shore Show (1962) ... (performer: "Go Home", "Who's Got Rhythm")
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