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Stan Harrison
Background information
Born USA
Date 8 December 1953
Occupation Saxophonist
Instruments Saxophone, horn, clarinet
Associated acts Duran Duran
The Power Station
Bruce Springsteen
Southside Johny

Stan Harrison (born December 8, 1953) is an American saxophonist who is also accomplished in playing other woodwind instruments, namely the horn, flute and clarinet. His work has included performing with Duran Duran.


Harrison released his first solo album The Ties That Blind in 2000 on his own record label. In 2007 he released The Optimist, an album which was produced by G TOM MAC, on the Edge Artists record label. He has also written music for television.

Stan worked on The Power Station's debut 1985 album The Power Station. He later performed with Duran Duran on The Big Live Thing Tour during 1988.

Prominent artists[]

The following are some of the many prominent artists with whom Harrison has played and/or recorded:

  • Bruce Springsteen
  • Southside Johnny
  • Diana Ross
  • Little Steven
  • Serge Gainsbourg
  • David Bowie
  • Radiohead
  • Duran Duran
  • The Power Station
  • Ray Vaughan
  • Mick Jagger
  • Talking Heads
  • They Might Be Giants
  • Najma Akhtar


  • The Ties That Blind (2000)
  • The Optimist (2007)

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