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Booker Little

tr, 1938-1961 US, Memphis, Tennessee
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. Booker Little, Jr.

American jazz trumpeter. Played with Johnny Griffin (and the MJQ), Max Roach, Eric Dolphy, Abbey Lincoln, John Coltrane and Booker Ervin. Died of uremia at the age of 23. Born : April 02, 1938 in Memphis Tennessee. Died : October 05, 1961 in New York City, New York.

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Man Of Words - Remastered on Out Front by Booker Little
Milestones on Booker Little 4 & Max Roach by Booker Little
Life's A Little Blue on Booker Little by Booker Little
Hazy Hues - Remastered on Out Front by Booker Little
Left Alone on Far Cry by Eric Dolphy & Booker Little
Fire Waltz - Live on The Quest by Mal Waldron
Miss Ann on Far Cry by Eric Dolphy & Booker Little
We Speak - Remastered on Out Front by Booker Little
Mrs. Parker Of K.C. (Bird's Mother) on Far Cry by Eric Dolphy & Booker Little
Tenderly on Far Cry by Eric Dolphy & Booker Little

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Title Artist Year Type
Quartet Quintet Sextet Complete Recordings: Master TakesBooker Little2014Compil.
Complete 1958-1959 "Plus Four" SessionsMax Roach Featuring Booker Little And George Coleman2008Compil.
Complete RecordingsBooker Little Featuring George Coleman2005Compil.
StardustBooker Little2002Compil.
Sounds Of The Inner CityBooker Little, Booker Ervin2000Album
Lookin' AheadBooker Little1989Compil.
Memorial Album Recorded Live At The Five SpotEric Dolphy & Booker Little1964Album
Clifford Brown - Kenny Dorham - Booker Little - Tommy TurrentineClifford Brown - Kenny Dorham - Booker Little - Tommy Turrentine1962Compil.
The Jazz Portrait 9Booker Little1962Single
Far CryEric Dolphy With Booker Little1962Album
Out FrontBooker Little1961Album
Ping Pong Beer / November Afternoon"Philly" Joe Jones - Pepper Adams - Donald Byrd - Bill Evans - Paul Chambers - Ed Shaughnessy - Booker Little - Mal Waldron1961Single
Booker Little And Friend*Booker Little1961Album
Booker LittleBooker Little1960Album
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