Sol Yaged

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Sol Yaged (December 8, 1922 – May 16, 2019) was an American jazz clarinetist. He was born in New York City.

Yaged was inspired by Benny Goodman. Yaged played clarinet with professional groups for over 70 years, with such musicians as Phil Napoleon, Coleman Hawkins, Red Allen, and Jack Teagarden. He was a movie score consultant for The Benny Goodman Story.

Yaged died on May 16, 2019 in New York City at the age of 96.[1]

Discography[change | change source]

  • It Might as Well Be Swing (Herald, 1956)
  • Jazz at the Metropole (Philips, 1961)
  • One More Time (Lane, 1967)[2]

As sideman[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Bebco, Joe. "Sol Yaged, New York Clarinetist, has passed at 96". Syncopatedtimes.com. Retrieved 2019-05-16.
  2. "Sol Yaged | Album Discography | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 4 April 2017.
  3. "Sol Yaged | Credits | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 4 April 2017.

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