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musician

Albert Ayler, musician. Served with Army of the United States, 1959-1961.

Background

Ayler, Albert was born on July 13, 1936 in Cleveland. Son of Edward and Myrtle (Hunter) Ayler.

Education

Educational public schools, Cleveland.

Career

1 daughter, Desiree. Saxaphone player, 1943-1970. Appearances at music halls throughout United States, also with numerous small groups, 1952-1970. Recording artists for Debut, Education Support Professionals records.

Private teacher saxophone, 1959-1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer: Spirits

    • Mothers. Ghosts

    • Variations

    • Holy Spirit. Holy Ghost

    • Wizard

    • Saints.

      Childrens, Angels and Bells. Holy People

    • albums include: The Grass, Albert Ayler in Greenwich Village at the Village Vanguard.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1959-1961.

Connections

Married Arlene Benton, January 26, 1964.

father:
Edward Ayler

mother:
Myrtle (Hunter) Ayler

spouse:
Arlene Benton