Jazz bebop,West Cost jazz and hard bop tenor saxophonist Pete Christlieb, was born on February 16, 1945 in Los Angeles, California. Christlieb has worked with many musicians, such as Tom Waits, Louie Bellson, Chet Baker, Woody Herman, Steele Dan, Doc Severinsen,Warne Marsh and Bill Holman.
Christlieb played the legendary sax solos on Steely Dan's song Deacon Blues, Natalie Cole's Unforgettable and the extended tenor sax solo on the song FM from the movie of the same name.
Christlieb currently plays with his recently formed 10-piece group, "Tall and Small Band;" the Bill Holman Orchestra; and his own quartet.
Um grande solo de Christlieb.