After being drafted for service in 1943, Pepper was a leading alto-saxophonist in the 1950's, most often associated with the West Coast Jazz scene.
A 1982 Down Beat Jazz Hall of Fame inductee.
[born]: September 1, 1925 - Gardena, California,
[died]: June 15, 1982 - Los Angeles, California
Art Pepper Discography
- 304 Instruments & Performance
- 98 Writing & Arrangement
- 4 Featuring & Presenting
- 8 Acting, Literary & Spoken