Paul Desmond

Paul Desmond

Real Name:
Paul Emil Breitenfeld
Profile:
American jazz alto saxophonist and composer.

Born : November 25, 1924 in San Francisco, California.
Died : May 30, 1977 in New York City, New York.

Played with the Dave Brubeck Quartet from 1951 until 1967. Also collaborated with Gerry Mulligan, Jim Hall, Chet Baker, Ed Bickert.
Born with the name Paul Emil Breitenfeld. He changed it because he felt it wasn't suited for the name of a musician. He died in 1977 of lung cancer.
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Paul Desmond Discography

Albums

Brubeck*, Desmond* Brubeck*, Desmond* - Jazz At Storyville (Album, Comp) Fantasy US 1953 Sell This Version
3-8 Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Lloyd Davis, Ron Crotty Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Lloyd Davis, Ron Crotty - The Dave Bruebeck Trio And Quartet (10", Album, Mono, Pur) Fantasy 3-8 USA & Canada 1953 Sell This Version
Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond - Jazz At The College Of The Pacific (Album) Fantasy Japan 1954 Sell This Version
BBL 7018 The Dave Brubeck Quartet, featuring Paul Desmond* The Dave Brubeck Quartet, featuring Paul Desmond* - Dave Brubeck At Storyville: 1954(LP, Album, Mono, Fli) Philips BBL 7018 UK 1954 Sell This Version
Paul* And Dave* Paul* And Dave* - Jazz Interwoven Fantasy 1954 Sell This Version
B-699 The Dave Brubeck Quartet Featuring Paul Desmond The Dave Brubeck Quartet Featuring Paul Desmond - Jazz: Red Hot And Cool(3x7", EP, Tri) Columbia B-699 US 1955 Sell This Version
Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond - Jazz At The Blackhawk (Album, Comp) Fantasy US 1956 Sell This Version
Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond - At Wilshire-Ebell (Album, Comp) Fantasy US 1957 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond "First Place Again" (Album) Warner Bros. Records US 1960 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond, Gerry Mulligan Paul Desmond, Gerry Mulligan - Two Of A Mind (Album) RCA Victor US 1962 Sell This Version
Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Bobby Correll, Frank Blake (2) & Bob Kindle Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Bobby Correll, Frank Blake (2) & Bob Kindle - The Greats (Album) United (9), United (9) US 1963 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond Take Ten (Album) RCA Victor Canada 1963 Sell This Version
Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond / The George Nielsen Quartet Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond / The George Nielsen Quartet - Angel Eyes Crown Records (2) US 1964 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond Featuring Jim Hall Paul Desmond Featuring Jim Hall - Bossa Antigua (Album) RCA Victor France 1965 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond Glad To Be Unhappy (Album) RCA Victor Germany 1965 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond Easy Living (Album) RCA Victor US 1966 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond Summertime (Album) A&M Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond From The Hot Afternoon (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records, CTI Records, CTI Records US 1969 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond Bridge Over Troubled Water (Album) A&M Records Italy 1970 Sell This Version
Dave Brubeck, Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond, Alan Dawson, Jack Six Dave Brubeck, Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond, Alan Dawson, Jack Six - We're All Together Again For The First Time (Album) Atlantic UK 1973 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond Featuring Gabor Szabo Paul Desmond Featuring Gabor Szabo - Skylark (Album) CTI Records Argentina 1974 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond Pure Desmond (Album) CTI Records US 1975 Sell This Version
Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond - 1975: The Duets (Album) Horizon Records & Tapes US 1975 Sell This Version
Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond - Gerry Mulligan Meets Paul Desmond (Album, Comp) Verve Records Japan 1977 Sell This Version
Paul Desmond Paul Desmond (Album) Artists House Japan 1978 Sell This Version