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Music Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Phil Woods
Phil Woods, a jazz saxophonist known for touring and recording with Quincy Jones, Billy Joel and others, has died, The Associated Press reported Wednesday. He was 83.
Funeral director Philip Bensing says Woods died Tuesday in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, and his family plans to complete arrangements Wednesday for private services, the AP reported. Bensing owns Bensing-Thomas Funeral Home in Stroudsburg.
Woods played his last show Sept. 4 at Pittsburgh's Manchester Craftsman's Guild,...