Clifford Brown
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1930-10-30
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Clifford Brown (October 30, 1930 – June 26, 1956), aka "Brownie", was an American jazz trumpeter. He died at the age of 25 in a car accident, leaving behind only four years' worth of recordings. Nonetheless, he had a considerable ...

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Biography

Clifford Brown (October 30, 1930 – June 26, 1956), aka "Brownie", was an American jazz trumpeter. He died at the age of 25 in a car accident, leaving behind only four years' worth of recordings. Nonetheless, he had a considerable influence on later jazz trumpet players, including Donald Byrd, Lee Morgan, Booker Little, and Freddie Hubbard.[citation needed] He was also a composer of note: two of his compositions, "Joy Spring" and "Daahoud", have become jazz standards.

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Joy Spring
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Joy Spring Joy Spring Joy Spring Joy Spring
Clifford Brown
Stardust
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Stardust Stardust Stardust Stardust
Lou Donaldson
Quicksilver
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Quicksilver Quicksilver Quicksilver Quicksilver
Max Roach
It Might As Well Be Spring
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It Might As Well Be Spring It Might As Well Be Spring It Might As Well Be Spring It Might As Well Be Spring
Carl Perkins, Clifford Brown, George Bledsoe & Max Roach
Tenderly
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Tenderly Tenderly Tenderly Tenderly
Clifford Brown, t; Gigi Gryce, as, fl; Charlie Rouse, ts; John Lewis, p; Percy Heath, b; Art Blakey, d. 28 Aug 1953. & Clifford Brown
Brownie Eyes
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Brownie Eyes Brownie Eyes Brownie Eyes Brownie Eyes

Brownie Eyes

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Clifford Brown, t; Gigi Gryce, as, fl; Charlie Rouse, ts; John Lewis, p; Percy Heath, b; Art Blakey, d. 28 Aug 1953. & Clifford Brown
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Blue And Brown
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Blue And Brown Blue And Brown Blue And Brown Blue And Brown
Clifford Brown
I Come From Jamaica
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I Come From Jamaica I Come From Jamaica I Come From Jamaica I Come From Jamaica
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I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You
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I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You
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Biography

Clifford Brown (October 30, 1930 – June 26, 1956), aka "Brownie", was an American jazz trumpeter. He died at the age of 25 in a car accident, leaving behind only four years' worth of recordings. Nonetheless, he had a considerable influence on later jazz trumpet players, including Donald Byrd, Lee Morgan, Booker Little, and Freddie Hubbard.[citation needed] He was also a composer of note: two of his compositions, "Joy Spring" and "Daahoud", have become jazz standards.

Brown won the Down Beat critics' poll for the "New Star of the Year" in 1954; he was inducted into the Down Beat "Jazz Hall of Fame" in 1972 in the critics' poll.

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