Biography - A Short Wiki
Late Dixieland jazz artist who was one of the most influential saxophonists throughout the 1950s and 1960s.
He was married to singer and violinist Irene Aebi.
How did Steve Lacy die?
Steve Lacy's death was caused by Liver Cancer.
|Cause of death||Liver Cancer|
|Age of death||69 years|
|Birthday||July 23, 1934|
|Death date||June 4, 2004|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Nobody was playing the soprano saxophone and certainly nobody was trying to do anything with it. So I was all alone. I didn’t know that at first.Steve Lacy
It’s very important to go through periods where you sound just rotten and you know it, and you have to persevere or give up.Steve Lacy
I still love the whole history of jazz. The old things sound better than ever.Steve Lacy
I think it is in collaboration that the nature of art is revealed.Steve Lacy
Jazz is like wine. When it is new, it is only for the experts, but when it gets older, everybody wants it.Steve Lacy