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Stan Getz communicates

Michael Watts, Melody Maker, 17 February 1973

IT WAS Stan Getz's 46th birthday last Friday and they gave him a cake. It was one of those weeks. On the Wednesday his old school in the Bronx, James Monroe High, presented him with a distinguished alumnus award, and in their February edition Playboy voted him for the 17th consecutive year the best tenor saxist.

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