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Dexters Minor Mad - Dexter Gordon - Long Tall Dexter (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. In the mid- to late '40s, there were three great young tenor saxophonists: Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray, and Teddy courtwillmokecojonomatpakansipanc.coinfo the trio, Dexter Gordon had the greatest influence on upcoming players and was the most bop-oriented. This superb two-LP set contains all 17 selections Gordon cut for Savoy during plus eight alternate takes and a jam session performance (with trumpeter Howard 8/
  2. Dexter Rides again is an album culled from three sessions from the s. Tracks were recorded on December 11th, and feature Gordon on tenor sax joined by Leo Parker on baritone sax, Tadd Dameron on piano, Curly Russell on bass, and Art Blakey on drums/5(5).
  3. Dexter Minor Mad 5. Long Tall Dexter 6. Dexter Rides Again 7. I Can't Escape From You 8. Dexter Diggs In 9. Chase Iridiscene It's The Talk Of The Town Bikini Amazon's Dexter Gordon .
  4. Dexter Gordon (February 27, – April 25, ) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. He was among the earliest tenor players to adapt the bebop musical language of people such as Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, and Bud Powell to the instrument. Gordon's height was, so he was also known as "Long Tall Dexter" and "Sophisticated Giant". His studio and live performance career spanned over.
  5. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Long Tall Dexter on Discogs. Label: Savoy Records - SJL • Series: The Savoy Sessions • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Jazz • Style: Bop/5(12).
  6. Dexter Rides Again, an Album by Dexter Gordon. Released in on Savoy (catalog no. MG ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Bebop. Featured peformers: Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone), Ozzie Cadena (producer), Rudy Van Gelder (mastering), H. Alan Stein (liner notes).
  7. Taken from three separate sessions from '47, Dexter Rides Again showcases prime bebop sides Gordon cut for Savoy. His unique adaptation of Charlie Parker's alto conception to the tenor saxophone is displayed throughout, revealing a mix of fluid, hard-toned lines and a vibrato-heavy and vaporous ballad sound. And while Gordon's ballad mastery would come to the fore on his come-back albums.
  8. Dexter Minor Mad (Dexter Gordon) Long Tall Dexter (Dexter Gordon) Dexter Rides Again (Bud Powell, Dexter Gordon) (3 LP on 2 CD) Dexter Gordon. FSRCD $ Buy. Customer reviews. No customer reviews yet. Login to .
  9. Buy Dexter Gordon - Dexter Rides Again - Vinyl LP - - EU - Reissue at great prices and variety online @ HHV - Worldwide Shipping! A4 Long, Tall, Dexter. A5 Dexter Rides Again. B1 I Can't Escape From You. B2 Dexter Digs In. B3 Dexter's Minor Mad. B4 Blow Mr. Dexter. B5 Dexter's Deck. B6 Dexter's Cuttin' Out. Dexter Gordon. Dexter Rides.

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