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Lee Morgan (10 July 1938 - 19 February 1972) was an American hard-bop jazz trumpeter. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Morgan was a jazz prodigy, joining the Dizzy Gillespie big band at 18, remaining a member for two years. In 1956 he began recording as a leader, mainly for the Blue Note label; eventually he recorded twenty-five albums for the company. Morgan's principal influence as a player was Clifford Brown, having had direct contact with him before Brown's premature death. Read more about Lee Morgan on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.

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The Sidewinder

The Sidewinder
Last Played on December 06, 2014 10:42am

THE SIDEWINDER

The Sidewinder