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Nathanson, Roy


2 websites in 1 archived website

Scope and Contents

This is the archived website of Roy Nathanson, a Jewish saxophonist, composer, actor, writer, and bandleader who has been a central figure on the New York downtown scene since the late 1970s, as well as being involved in experimental theater. It also contains the archived website of the Jazz Passengers, a quintessentially downtown ensemble that performs a postmodernist blend of jazz and vaudeville, of which Nathanson is a part. Capture of the site began in May 2017. This description is based on the May 2017 capture of the site.


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