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The Sextet of Orchestra U.S.A.

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United States
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Part of a cooperative chamber ensemble of some forty musicians, who were assembled by John Lewis, musical director of The Modern Jazz Quartet, in the fall of 1961 for the purpose of forming the first permanent orchestra capable of playing every kind of music from early classical to contemporary (including jazz as well as non jazz).
Members
Eric Dolphy
Jerome Richardson
Richard Davis
Thad Jones
Connie Kay
Jimmy Raney
Mike Zwerin
John Lewis

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