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Biography:
Birth Name: Stanley Newcomb Kenton
Born: 1911/12/15
Birth Place: Wichita, Kansas, United States
Died: 1979/08/25
Years Active: 1930s-1970s
Genres: Jazz, West Coast Jazz, Swing Music

Stanley Newcomb Kenton (December 15, 1911 – August 25, 1979) was a pianist, composer, and arranger who led a highly innovative, influential, and often controversial American jazz orchestra. In later years he was widely active as an educator.

Albums:

Painted Rhythm

Stan Kenton Greatest Hits

The Piano Stylings Of Stan Kenton

Jazz Masters: Stan Kenton

Invaluable Memories: Stan Kenton, Les Brown

Greatest Classics: Les Brown, Artie Shaw, Sta…

The 20 Best Collection

Two Guitars

The Best Collection: Stan Kenton

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