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88 results for SAX

55 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Mar 21, 201823A"Wailing" instrument (7)Laura Braunstein
Mon Jul 17, 201723D"Wailing" instrument (7)Tom McCoy
Mon May 8, 201763DJazz instrument (3)Zhouqin Burnikel
Fri Jan 13, 201737D___ and violins (music pun)Andrew J. Ries
Thu Jan 12, 20173DInstrument in swingJoe Krozel
Sat Oct 3, 201523AWail producerBarry C. Silk
Sun Mar 22, 201530AJazz band instrumentJeremy Newton
Sun Mar 1, 2015124A"Wailing" instrument (7)Finn Vigeland
Mon Feb 16, 201520AInstrument for Bill Clinton, informallyDavid J. Kahn
Fri Dec 26, 201458AInstrument in Glenn Miller's "Pennsylvania 6-5000"Patrick Berry
Fri Oct 31, 201450DAdolphe with an instrument named after him (2)Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Sat Dec 14, 201357AMember of the E Street BandMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Dec 1, 201374DOne was blown in Ellington's bandAlan DerKazarian
Tue Nov 19, 201323AJazz instrument (3)David J. Kahn
Sun Sep 22, 2013102AErnie's instrument on "Sesame Street," informallyMike Selinker
Tue Jan 24, 201265AInstrument for Clarence ClemonsAlex Boisvert
Sun Oct 30, 201158ABlues instrumentAndrea Carla Michaels & Patrick Blindauer
Wed Sep 21, 201165DColtrane blew itPeter A. Collins
Tue May 3, 201113DJazz instrument, for shortKevan Choset
Wed Mar 30, 201165DTenor ___Erik Wennstrom
Fri Jan 14, 201145DMusical instrument inventor AdolpheMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sat Jan 8, 201146AJazz piece?Will Nediger
Sun Sep 19, 2010109DBig band member, for shortKevin G. Der
Wed Jun 9, 201032D"Yakety ___," 1963 hitGary Whitehead
Tue Feb 9, 201011DInstrument for Kenny GRobert Cirillo
Mon Nov 30, 200926D"Wailing" instrument (7)Oliver Hill
Wed Nov 18, 200943DClarence Clemons's instrumentPaula Gamache
Sun Jul 26, 200995ABig band instrumentKevin G. Der
Thu Apr 16, 200929AInstrument in the E Street Band (2)Oliver Hill
Wed Apr 8, 200912D"Harlem Nocturne" instrumentJoey Weissbrot
Tue Mar 17, 200960DInstrument famously played by Bill Clinton on "The Arsenio Hall Show"Richard Chisholm
Sun Nov 30, 200816AAdolphe ___, musical instrument inventor (2)Richard Silvestri
Tue May 13, 200871A"Wailing" instrument (7)Caleb Madison
Tue Apr 22, 200858AJazz instrument (3)Nancy Salomon
Sat Jan 19, 20087DAdolphe with an instrument named after him (2)David J. Kahn
Thu Dec 20, 200720ASingle-reed instrumentPeter A. Collins
Tue Jul 17, 20079DInstrument that wailsNatan Last
Sat Sep 23, 200636ACertain jazz soloistMatthew Lees
Tue Aug 9, 200545APart of a jazz combo (2)Victor Fleming
Sun May 29, 2005120DClinton's blown itFrank Longo
Sun Jan 23, 200549DSmooth jazz featureJoe DiPietro
Thu Nov 27, 200355AKenny G's instrumentJoe DiPietro
Wed Nov 13, 200222DPart of a jazz combo (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Jun 23, 200290AInstrument in the E-Street Band (2)Eric Berlin
Mon Mar 4, 200232A"Wailing" instrument (7)Randall J. Hartman
Thu Nov 22, 200151ALisa Simpson plays itRichard Silvestri
Sun Jul 29, 200111DIt's heard in "Besame Mucho"Michael Ashley
Mon May 6, 199660AWailing hornN. Steinberg
Thu Jun 22, 199534DClinton blows itCathy Millhauser
Fri Jan 20, 199536DPresidential instrumentManny Nosowsky
Sun Jan 1, 1995107AAdolphe _____, musical instrument inventor (2)Henry Hook
Tue Jul 19, 199464DWailing instrument (7)Christopher Hurt
Tue Jun 21, 19949DWriter RohmerBetty Jorgensen
Sat Jun 4, 199435DAlto _____Manny Nosowsky
Sun May 1, 1994100AWhite House brass?Peter Gordon

1 result for SAX from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 13, 1998diagramless77AKenny G's instrumentFrank Longo

32 results for SAX from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Aug 9, 19925DLittle big hornS. E. BookerMaleska
Fri Apr 7, 198913DInstrument for Stan GetzA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Jan 23, 198822AWriter RohmerRobert KatzMaleska
Sat Feb 15, 198663DCannonball Adderley's instrumentCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Sat Apr 17, 198229AInstrument for Jimmy HeathJim ModneyMaleska
Thu Jul 5, 19796DBegian musical-instrument maker: 1791–1865Joy L. WoukMaleska
Sun May 6, 1979100AZoot Sims plays itAnthony B. CanningMaleska
Sun May 22, 1977116ABand instrumentMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thu Jan 27, 197763DWind instrumentStephanie SpadacciniWeng
Fri Nov 26, 197670ATenor or altoStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Thu Oct 28, 197640ASolo instrumentJim PageWeng
Wed Mar 10, 197649DWriter RohmerRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Thu Jun 5, 19758DJazz-band unit, for shortMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sat Jun 2, 197316AWind instrumentUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 13, 197263AAuthor RohmerUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 1, 197163DBand instrumentUnknownWeng
Sat Nov 28, 19701DCombo memberUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 16, 197054DMusical instrumentUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 5, 197042DInstrumentNancy SchusterWeng
Mon Mar 30, 197047AJazz instrumentNancy SchusterWeng
Tue Oct 7, 196936DCombo instrument.UnknownWeng
Thu Oct 20, 19668DMusical instrument, for short.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 17, 196625DKind of horn, for short.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 22, 196645APart of a combo.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 10, 196344DBand instrument.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 26, 196328APart of a combo.Louise EarnestFarrar
Wed Apr 25, 196263DKind of horn.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Jul 27, 195923ABand instrument, for short.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Jun 14, 195820AInventor of a wind instrument.Herman KeldFarrar
Sun May 11, 195829AWind instrument: Colloq.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Jan 1, 195659AJazz instrument.W. S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sun Jul 19, 1953128AJimmy Dorsey's instrument.Harold T. BersFarrar