"Samuel Carthorne Rivers" was an United States/American jazz musician and composer. He performed on soprano and tenor saxophones, bass clarinet, flute, harmonica and piano.
Active in jazz since the early 1950s, he earned wider attention during the mid-1960s spread of free jazz. With a thorough command of music theory, orchestration and Musical composition/composition, Rivers was an influential and prominent artist in jazz music.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous musicians! More Sam Rivers on Wikipedia.