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Elton Dean

Elton Dean is an English jazz musician who has performed on alto saxophone, saxello and sometimes on a keyboard. He is considered the mainstay of the Canterbury Stadium.

Born October 28, 1945, Nottingham, England
Origin Tooting, London, England
Died February 8, 2006, London, England
Genres Jazz
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter, record producer
Instruments Saxophone, saxello, keyboards
Years active 1966–2006
Associated acts Bluesology, Elton John, Keith Tippett, Soft Machine, The Wrong Object

About Elton Dean

English saxophonist and keyboard player who was part of the Keith Tippett Sextet from 1968 to 1970 and Soft Machine from 1969 to 1972.

Elton Dean before fame

He started out performing with the band Bluesology and worked with them from 1966 to 1967.

Achievement of Elton Dean

He was part of two live albums: Alive & Well: Recorded in Paris, released in 1978 and Live at the Proms 1970, released in 1988.

Elton Dean family life

He grew up with family in Nottingham.

Associations of Elton Dean

He was part of the band, Soft Machine Legacy, with John Etheridge.

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Latest information about Elton Dean updated on July 30 2021.