Bunky Green

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Vernice “Bunky” Green was born on April 23, 1935 and is thought to still be living. He is a jazz alto saxophonist who is associated with Sonny Stitt and Charles Mingus. However he is best known as a leading jazz teacher who taught at Chicago State University from 1972–1989, and then the University of North Florida until his retirement in 2011. His recording of “Testifyin’ Time/Tweedle Dee” was issued on Argo 5515.

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