Manohari Singh _ R.I. P


Thanks to Stanley Pinto …who alerted us that Manohari Singh, master of the Saxophone and one the sweetest sax tones in India, passed away a few days ago,. Unfortunately we did not have the opportunity to meet with him…

http://www.livemint.com/2010/07/15094202/Manohari-Singh-maestro-of-the.html?h=B

Here is an interview with Manohari Singhi with Ashwin Panemangelore, reproduced with thanks to Ashwin

You can hear his sax on many recordings and in the clips below

Includes a quote from Take Five ?!!

and also on Jazzmine..Shanker-Jaikishan’s fusion essay

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