Five Songs That Exemplify the Musical Legacy of Pharoah Sanders 

Source: WDET.

Over the course of his iconic career, Pharoah Sanders has shaped his own unique path and woven sonic tapestries comprised of deep, spiritual artistic improvisations that have changed the way we viewed jazz saxophone. Born Ferrell Sanders, in Little Rock, Arkansas, Sanders moved out of the Jim Crow south to Oakland, California, where he met and befriended John Coltrane and began his enduring musical journey.