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Jazz saxophone giant James Moody has died at 85

Jazz saxophone giant James Moody has died at 85usatoday.com reports:

"Acclaimed jazz saxophonist James Moody died this afternoon of pancreatic cancer at a San Diego hospice, the San Diego Union-Tribune is reporting. He was 85 and had lived in the city for more than 20 years.

Moody, perhaps best known for the hit "Moody's Mood for Love," was also a virtuoso flutist, band leader and composer. He came to prominence in the mid-1940s while playing in Dizzy Gillespie's all-star big band."

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