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Jazz trumpeter Arthur Stewart “Art” Farmer was born on August 21, 1928 and died on October 4, 1999 of a heart attack. As well as solo recordings, Argo issued recordings of his band the Jazztet. He is often musically associated with Horace Silver, Sonny Rollins, and Gerry Mulligan. The Jazztet lasted from 1959 to 1962.