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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 "Sophisticated Giant". He played a Conn 10M Lady Face until… read more

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  • Avatar for lnqdty
    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 [2]
  • Avatar for kmullin
    Evergreenish is a great tune
  • Avatar for PeaceloveK
    Our man in Paris is great.
  • Avatar for PeaceloveK
    Ну и помолчал бы. [2]
  • Avatar for byronever
    Sax out of this world!!!Salud!!!
  • Avatar for OcellatedGod
    Ну и помолчал бы.
  • Avatar for HaHaHaYoureDead
    а вот о нем и сказать особо нечего, честно говоря. хотя музыка приятная
  • Avatar for Marpul23
    Jazz and American song - parallel development http://www.laboratoriummuzycznychfuzji.com/2014/05/labopedia-jazz-i-amerykanska-piosenka.html
  • Avatar for LOVES-DESIRE
    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
  • Avatar for AleksKelso
    genius

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