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Charles Lloyd

Born: 
03/15/1938
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Years Active: 
1950's-present
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Charles Lloyd is an American blues and jazz musician. Though he primarily plays tenor saxophone and flute, he has also occasionally recorded on alto saxophone and more exotic reed instruments which include the Hungarian tárogató. Lloyd became a sideman in the blues bands of B. B. King, Howlin' Wolf, Bobby "Blue" Bland and others.