Theodore Marcus 'Teddy' Edwards (April 26, 1924 – April 20, 2003) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist composer, arranger, and lyricist. He was one of the crown jewels of Los Angeles' Central Avenue jazz scene of the 1940s.
'His immediately recognizable sound puts him in a league of his own'.
"A cult figure who should be a luminary..."
Teddy Edwards in Paris, France photo by Bernard Ailloud - quote by Gary Giddins
Happy Birthday Teddy!
2016....Still at it. The movie that is. All the information on this blog is now available on a spanking new website www.teddyedwards.org. Check it out. More to come on the progress of the movie. For now enjoy the new website.