Dr. Herman Green: 88 Years Young, Still Blowing the Blues

Dr. Herman Green, the saxophonist supreme who started out on Beale Street in the 1940s, and who, after travelling the world playing his horn with giants from John Coltrane to Lionel Hampton to Stevie Wonder, became a Beale Street institution in his own right for the past 40 years, turns 88 on May 27th. It's a Sunday, a day when, for over three decades, he's been reliably playing with the funk/soul/jam outfit Freeworld on Beale. So naturally, it's party time!"It just so happens,"...

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