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Saxophonist’s 90 years told through the stories he shared

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 29, 2020 3:43 PM CT | Published: May 28, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Ninety-year-old saxophonist Herman Green, who was featured in this article by Jared Boyd last May, died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020 at his home. Memorial Park Funeral Home has charge. 


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Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd is an arts and culture columnist at The Daily Memphian and program manager for WYXR 91.7 FM. His friends call him "Jay B.," and you can, too.

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