416 total votes
Yusef Lateef

Yusef Lateef

Yusef Abdul Lateef was an American jazz multi-instrumentalist, composer and educator for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community after his conversion to the Ahmadiyya sect of Islam in 1950. Although Lateef's main instruments were the tenor saxophone and flute, he also played oboe and bassoon, both rare in jazz, and also used a number of non-western instruments such as the bamboo flute, shanai, shofar, xun, arghul and koto. ... more on Wikipedia

Yusef Lateef is ranked on...

#26 of 66 The Greatest Oboists of All Time 5.1k VOTES The oboe, a reed instrument in the woodwind family, produces a very unique and mysterious sound. It can be quite bold when p...
#38 of 193 The Greatest Saxophonists of All Time 18.3k VOTES These musicians, both living and dead, have forever shaped different genres and styles of music with their incredible talent...
#24 of 69 The Greatest Flautists of All Time 2.2k VOTES The flute is a very popular member of the woodwind family. Unlike other woodwind instruments that have a reed on the mouthpi...
#101 of 249 The Very Best Jazz Musicians & Artists 87.2k VOTES Jazz artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good jazz bands includes a filter so you can sort by ...
#47 of 195 The Best Jazz Fusion Bands/Artists 13.9k VOTES This jazz fusion bands list ranks the best jazz fusion musicians ever by votes. This list of good jazz fusion artists and gr...
#159 of 222 The Best Swing Bands/Artists of All Time 7k VOTES This swing bands list ranks the best swing music artists by votes. This list of top swing bands and musicians let’s you se...
Famous Saxophonists 10.9k VIEWS A List of Famous Saxophonists with photos! These are musicians who are masters of their craft. While it is often the singers...

Yusef Lateef is also found on...

Famous People From Tennessee Famous Wayne State University Alumni Famous People From Chattanooga Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni List of Famous Multi-instrumentalists List of Famous Oboists Atlantic Records Complete Artist Roster Famous Male Flautists Famous Male Oboists Verve Records Complete Artist Roster List of Famous Bands from Chattanooga CTI Records Complete Artist Roster Prestige Records Complete Artist Roster Savoy Records Complete Artist Roster List of Famous Flautists Famous Manhattan School Of Music Alumni Famous Film Actors From Chattanooga