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Pharoah Sanders

Biography

Grammy Award-winning free of charge jazz pioneer who’s considered one of the biggest tenor saxophonists to ever live. Amiri Baraka supposedly offered him the name Pharaoh. He performed with Sunlight Ra, but obtained more recognition when he later on caused John Coltrane. He made an appearance on Ascension, Coltrane’s important 1965 launch. He offers performed internationally and has already established a huge pursuing in Japan. He was created in Little Rock and roll, Arkansas. He was created Farrell Sanders, but Sunlight Ra offered him the nickname Pharoah, which trapped.

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Full Name Pharoah Sanders
Date Of Birth October 13, 1940
Place Of Birth Little Rock, AR
Profession Saxophonist
Education Laney College
Nationality American
Awards Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Album
Music Groups John Coltrane Quartet
Movies Love Crime
Star Sign Libra

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Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
It's Kind of a Funny Story 2010 performer: "Soledad" / writer: "Soledad" - as Ferrell Sanders
The Sopranos TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2000 writer - 1 episode, 2000
Le cousin 1997 performer: "Our roots began in Africa"
Stolen Moments.: Red Hot+Cool 1994 TV Movie documentary performer: "This Is Madness", "The Creator Has a Masterplan", "Journey in Satchidananda" / writer: "The Creator Has a Masterplan"

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
My Heart Turns Into a Grenade/But Aches for Sun 2014 Short
Crime d'amour 2010
Portrait de groupe avec enfants et motocyclettes 2009 Documentary

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Interlude 2001 Short composer: song "Capricorn Rising"

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Caught in the Act: Art in Brooklyn 2010 TV Series Himself
Stolen Moments.: Red Hot+Cool 1994 TV Movie documentary Himself

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