Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States (1938 – 1972)
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.
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|1||I Remember Clifford||
|2||Since I Fell for You||
|3||Play on youtube||The Sidewinder||
|4||Play on youtube||Ceora||
|5||The Sidewinder - 1999 - Remaster||
|7||Warm-up And Dialogue Between Lee And Rudy||
|8||A Bid For Sid - Mono||
|9||Play on youtube||Totem Pole||
|10||Minor Strain - Mono||
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