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

3-8 Brubeck*, Desmond* Brubeck*, Desmond* - Jazz At Storyville (Album, Comp) Fantasy 3-8 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
LPM-25 Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond - Jazz At The College Of The Pacific (Album) Fantasy LPM-25 Japan 1954 Sell This Version
3-20 Paul* And Dave* Paul* And Dave* - Jazz Interwoven Fantasy 3-20 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
3-210 Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond - Jazz At The Blackhawk (Album, Comp) Fantasy 3-210 US 1956 Sell This Version
8095 Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond - At Wilshire-Ebell (Album) Fantasy 8095 US 1957 Sell This Version
WS 1356 Paul Desmond "First Place Again" (Album) Warner Bros. Records WS 1356 US 1960 Sell This Version
LPM 2624 Paul Desmond, Gerry Mulligan Paul Desmond, Gerry Mulligan - Two Of A Mind (Album) RCA Victor LPM 2624 US 1962 Sell This Version
CLP 5361 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) CLP 5361 US 1963 Sell This Version
LSP-2569 Paul Desmond Take Ten (Album) RCA Victor LSP-2569 Canada 1963 Sell This Version
CST 470 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) CST 470 US 1964 Sell This Version
430.683 Paul Desmond Featuring Jim Hall Paul Desmond Featuring Jim Hall - Bossa Antigua (Album) RCA Victor 430.683 France 1965 Sell This Version
LSP-3407 Paul Desmond Glad To Be Unhappy (Album) RCA Victor LSP-3407 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
CA 1500 The Dave Brubeck Quartet Featuring Paul Desmond The Dave Brubeck Quartet Featuring Paul Desmond - The Canadian Concert Of Dave Brubeck(LP) Can-Am Records CA 1500 Canada 1965 Sell This Version
LSP-3480 Paul Desmond Easy Living (Album) RCA Victor LSP-3480 US 1966 Sell This Version
SP 3015 Paul Desmond Summertime (Album) A&M Records SP 3015 US 1968 Sell This Version
SP 3024, SP-3024 Paul Desmond From The Hot Afternoon (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records, CTI Records, CTI Records SP 3024, SP-3024 US 1969 Sell This Version
SLAM 47019 Paul Desmond Bridge Over Troubled Water (Album) A&M Records SLAM 47019 Italy 1970 Sell This Version
K40489 Dave Brubeck with Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond, Alan Dawson and Jack Six Dave Brubeck with Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond, Alan Dawson and Jack Six - We're All Together Again For The First Time (Album) Atlantic K40489 UK 1973 Sell This Version
PNE - 10011 Paul Desmond Featuring Gabor Szabo Paul Desmond Featuring Gabor Szabo - Skylark (Album) CTI Records PNE - 10011 Argentina 1974 Sell This Version
CTI 6059 S1 Paul Desmond Pure Desmond (Album) CTI Records CTI 6059 S1 US 1975 Sell This Version
L 36239, SP-703 Dave Brubeck And Paul Desmond Dave Brubeck And Paul Desmond - 1975: The Duets (Album) Horizon Records & Tapes L 36239, SP-703 Australasia 1975 Sell This Version
MV 2592 Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond - Blues In Time (Album) Verve Records MV 2592 Japan 1977 Sell This Version
BJS 40176 Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond Dave Brubeck Quartet* Featuring Paul Desmond - JAZZtracks(LP, Album) bellaphon BJS 40176 Germany 1977 Sell This Version