Edward Lee Morgan was an American hard bop trumpeter. Wikipedia Born: July 10, 1938, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Died: February 19, 1972, New York City, New York, United States Music group: The Young Lions Awards: Grammy Hall of Fame Award
Art Blakey at drum kit. RESEARCH by DdO:) MOST #POPULAR RE-PINS- http://www.pinterest.com/DianaDeeOsborne/drums-drumming-joy/ - Guru of hard bop (1919-1990) began with piano lessons at school; by 7th grade playing full-time, leading commercial band. Famous drumming technique was frequent, high volume snare w bass drum accents. 1955, "Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers" formed- hard, funky, bluesy, emphasizing rhythmic & harmonic essence. 1956, founder Silver left band, & Blakey became…
Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was an American jazz musician, trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. Widely considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, Miles Davis was, with his musical groups, at the forefront of several major developments in jazz music, including bebop, cool jazz, hard bop, modal jazz, and jazz fusion.
Horace Silver (b. Sept. 2, 1928) is an American jazz pianist and composer of Portuguese background… Silver is known for his distinctive humorous and funky playing style and for his pioneering compositional contributions to hard bop w. Miles Davis and The Jazz Messengers, a.m.o.