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We remember Dexter Gordon. ‘The True Dexter’

This day (April 25, 1990), in Philadelphia, died Dexter Gordon, an American jazz tenor saxophonist.Digest Tracklist : Laura . Body And Soul (1982) . Tanya . Cheesecake (1977) . ‪The Shadow Of Your Smile (1974) . Gingerbread Boy (1973) . I…

Happy Birthday James Carter. ‘Future Tense’

This day (January 3, 1969), in  Detroit, Michigan , is born James Carter, an American jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : w/ D.D. Jackson, Darius Jones, William Parker, Ronnie Burrage & Juma Sultan - @ Vision 24 (2019) . Soul Street (2018)…

We remember Erroll Garner. ‘Mistyrious’

This day (January 2, 1977), in Los Angeles, California, died Erroll Garner, an American jazz pianist and composer.Tracklist : Live in Italy (1972) . All the things you are (1972) . My Fair Lady Medley (1964) . Misty . Fly Me to the Moon…

We remember Eddie Harris. ‘Incomparable’

This day (November 5, 1996), in Los Angeles, died Eddie Harris, an American tenor saxophone player.Digest Tracklist : w/ Les Mccann - Compared To What . That Is Why You'Re Over Weight . w/ John Scofield - She'S So Lucky (1994) . w/ Les…

This week In Jazz Legends 26

Lou Donaldson, Thelonious Monk, Roy Hargrove, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman , Freddie Hubbard, Dizzy Gillespie, Woody Shaw, Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Buddy Rich, Art Blakey, Art Ensemble Of Chicago, Cecil Taylor. They are the "Jazz…