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Eric Dolphy

Eric Dolphy has been played over 40 times on NTS, first on 12 April 2013. Eric Dolphy's music has been featured on 36 episodes.

Eric Allan Dolphy (June 20, 1928 – June 29, 1964) was a jazz musician who played alto saxophone, flute and bass clarinet and was educated at Los Angeles City College. Dolphy was the first important bass clarinet soloist in jazz, and one of the first viable flute soloists in jazz. On early recordings, he occasionally played traditional B-flat clarinet. His unique and individual style utilized wide intervals, speech-like effects and exotic scales.

Classical music played a large role in Dolphy's early…

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Warm Canto
Mal Waldron, Eric Dolphy, Booker Ervin
New Jazz1962
Warm Canto
Mal Waldron, Eric Dolphy, Booker ErvinNew Jazz1962
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Improvisations And Tukras
Eric Dolphy
Blue Note1987
Improvisations And Tukras
Eric DolphyBlue Note1987
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Glad To Be Unhappy
Eric Dolphy
Prestige1964
Glad To Be Unhappy
Eric DolphyPrestige1964
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Alone Together
Eric Dolphy
Tobacco Road, Fabbri Editori0
Alone Together
Eric DolphyTobacco Road, Fabbri Editori0
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Something Sweet, Something Tender
Eric Dolphy
Blue Note1964
Something Sweet, Something Tender
Eric DolphyBlue Note1964
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Hat And Beard
Eric Dolphy
Blue Note1964
Hat And Beard
Eric DolphyBlue Note1964
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Improvisations And Tukras
Eric Dolphy (David Baker mix)
Blue Note1987
Improvisations And Tukras
Eric Dolphy (David Baker mix)Blue Note1987
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Meditations
Charles Mingus Sextet, Eric Dolphy
Blue Note2007
Meditations
Charles Mingus Sextet, Eric DolphyBlue Note2007
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God Bless The Child
Eric Dolphy
Blue Note1999
God Bless The Child
Eric DolphyBlue Note1999
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Mandrake
Eric Dolphy
Douglas1968
Mandrake
Eric DolphyDouglas1968
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