Booker Ervin

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Largo to Oscar (feat. Billy Howell Quintet & Booker Ervin)
When You’re Smiling (feat. Billy Howell Quintet & Booker Ervin)
Where Is Lonesome (feat. Billy Howell Quintet & Booker Ervin)

Booker Telleferro Ervin II (October 31, 1930 – July 31, 1970) was an American tenor saxophone player. His tenor playing was characterised by a strong, tough sound and blues/gospel phrasing. He is best known for his association with bassist Charles Mingus.