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Lee Morgan

Lee Morgan

Lee Morgan

Lee Morgan has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 15 episodes and was first played on 20 December 2013.

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.

He was also a featured…

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Song For My Father
Lee Morgan, Horace Silver
Blue Note1988
Song For My Father
Lee Morgan, Horace SilverBlue Note1988
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Inner Passions Out
Lee Morgan
Blue Note1972
Inner Passions Out
Lee MorganBlue Note1972
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Mr. Kenyatta
Lee Morgan
Blue Note0
Mr. Kenyatta
Lee MorganBlue Note0
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Gaza Strip
Lee Morgan
Blue Note1957
Gaza Strip
Lee MorganBlue Note1957
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Edda
Lee Morgan
Blue Note1965
Edda
Lee MorganBlue Note1965
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Rainy Night
Lee Morgan
Blue Note1969
Rainy Night
Lee MorganBlue Note1969
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You Go To My Head
Lee Morgan
Blue Note0
You Go To My Head
Lee MorganBlue Note0
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Mr. Kenyatta
Lee Morgan
Blue Note1964
Mr. Kenyatta
Lee MorganBlue Note1964
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Gary'S Notebook
Lee Morgan
Blue Note1986
Gary'S Notebook
Lee MorganBlue Note1986
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Night In Tunisia
Art Blakey, Bud Powell, Lee Morgan
Epic1961
Night In Tunisia
Art Blakey, Bud Powell, Lee MorganEpic1961
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