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Dexter Gordon (February 27, 1923 – April 25, 1990) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. He was among the earliest tenor players to adapt the bebop musical language of people such as Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, and Bud Powell to the instrument. His studio and live performance career spanned over 40 years.

Gordon's height was 6 feet 6 inches (198 cm), so he was also known as "Long Tall Dexter" and…

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  • Evergreenish is a great tune
  • Our man in Paris is great.
  • Ну и помолчал бы. [2]
  • Sax out of this world!!!Salud!!!
  • Ну и помолчал бы.
  • а вот о нем и сказать особо нечего, честно говоря. хотя музыка приятная
  • Jazz and American song - parallel development http://www.laboratoriummuzycznychfuzji.com/2014/05/labopedia-jazz-i-amerykanska-piosenka.html
  • Mr. Dexter, you are a genius and the King of Kool when you play that Sax ...... I thought that I had pushed the Rdio button that I could listen to all of your Music, instead I selected one album or cd ..... It does not matter does it Mr. Dexter, I went to sleep on you, Mr. Dexter and woke up listening to you, Mr. Dexter ..... I love your style Mr. Dexter
  • genius
  • underrated genius. to me, yes much more enjoyable than coltrane. sad that jazz has been reduced to miles & coltrane....one day the people will learn..there is so much more, and Dexter is just one of em.

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