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John Stubblefield

John Stubblefield
Born: Feb 4, 1945 in Little Rock, AR
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Died: Jul 4, 2005 in New York, NY [The Bronx]
Genre: Jazz
Biography: Tenor saxophonist John Stubblefield ranks among the most powerful and innovative soloists of the post-Coltrane generation, collaborating with a who's who of modern jazz and avant-garde giants including Charles Mingus, whose big band Stubblefield later spearheaded. Born February 4, 1945, in Little Rock, ...Read full biography
Bushman Song
Released: 1986
Label: Enja
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On the surface, John Stubblefield and his compatriots offered a number of approaches (funk-fusion, Latin, calypso, swing) creatively rendered. But careful listening revealed an all-too-telling commercial ...Read full review
Prelude
Released: 1976
Label: Storyville Records
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Tenor-saxophonist John Stubblefield (who switches to soprano for one selection) explores six group originals with trumpeter Cecil Bridgewater, pianist Onaje Allen Gumbs, bassist Cecil McBee, drummer Joe ...Read full review
More John Stubblefield albums: Main Albums (6)
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