Lester Young - Officially Licensed Merchandise

Lester Willis Young (August 27, 1909 – March 15, 1959), nicknamed "Pres" or "Prez", was an American jazz tenor saxophonist and occasional clarinetist. Discography includes; The Kansas City Sessions (recorded in 1938 and 1944) Commodore Records, The Complete Aladdin Recordings (1942–7) – the 1942 Nat King Cole session and more from the post-war period, The Complete Savoy Recordings (recorded 1944–50), The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions on Verve – 8-CD boxed set (includes the only two Young interviews in existence), and many others.