Wardell Gray

Discussion in 'Music to Your Ears' started by EllroyJames, Oct 13, 2016.

  1. EllroyJames

    EllroyJames Friend of Leo's

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    Great tenor player!



    Wardell Gray & Dexter Gordon

     
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  2. EllroyJames

    EllroyJames Friend of Leo's

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    Wardell with Basie!:cool:

     
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    slauson slim Friend of Leo's

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    Wonderful fat tone, smooth timing, and improv. So cool.

    Here's wha Annie Ross did with the song, putting lyrics to it:

     
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    this is the one sal & dean dug in on the road



    wardell died young.. in las vegas of mysterious circumstances..

    "James Ellroy's novel The Cold Six Thousand contains a reference to Gray's disappearance and death"

    hah

    cheers
     
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