Kenny Dorham

Kenny Dorham

Real Name:
McKinley Howard Dorham
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American trumpet player, born Aug 30, 1924 in Fairfield, USA, died Dec 5, 1972 in New York, USA.

Lauded by critics & his peers, Dorham was one of the most active bebop trumpeters. He played in the big bands of Lionel Hampton, Billy Eckstine, Dizzy Gillespie, & Mercer Ellington & the quintet of Charlie Parker. He was a charter member of the original cooperative Jazz Messengers. He also recorded as a sideman with Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins, & he replaced Clifford Brown in the Max Roach Quintet.
In addition he led his own groups., recording in 1956 as Kenny Dorham And The Jazz Prophets. In 1963 Dorham had Joe Henderson in his group, & the two collaborated much throughout the decade.
At age 48, kidney disease resulted in his passing.
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Kenny Dorham Discography

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Fats Navarro / Dizzy Gillespie / Miles Davis / Kenny Dorham Fats Navarro / Dizzy Gillespie / Miles Davis / Kenny Dorham - Modern Jazz Trumpets (Album) Prestige US 1951 Sell This Version
Sonny Rollins Quintet Featuring Kenny Dorham Sonny Rollins Quintet Featuring Kenny Dorham - Sonny Rollins Quintet (Album) Prestige US 1954 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Afro-Cuban (Album) Blue Note US 1955 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham 'Round About Midnight At The Cafe Bohemia (Album) Blue Note, Blue Note US 1956 Sell This Version
Sonny Rollins Quintet With Kenny Dorham And Max Roach Sonny Rollins Quintet With Kenny Dorham And Max Roach - Rollins Plays For Bird (Album) Prestige Italy 1956 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Jazz Contrasts (Album) Riverside Records US 1957 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham This Is The Moment - Sings And Plays (Album) Riverside Records US 1958 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham The Arrival Of Kenny Dorham (Album) Jaro International Japan 1959 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Quiet Kenny (Album) New Jazz US 1959 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Jazz Contemporary (Album, Comp) Time Records (3) US 1960 Sell This Version
Harold Land With Kenny Dorham Harold Land With Kenny Dorham - Eastward Ho! Harold Land In New York (Album) JAZZLAND US 1960 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Whistle Stop (Album) Blue Note US 1961 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Matador (Album) United Artists Jazz US 1962 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham & Jackie McLean Kenny Dorham & Jackie McLean - Inta Somethin' (Album) Pacific Jazz Records US 1962 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Una Mas (One More Time) (Album) Blue Note US 1963 Sell This Version
HYU 1001 Kenny Durham*, Julian Euell, Barry Harris (2), Al Heath* Kenny Durham*, Julian Euell, Barry Harris (2), Al Heath* - Jazz At P.S. 175(LP, Ltd) Harlem Youth Unlimited Records HYU 1001 US 1964 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Trompeta Toccata (Album) Blue Note US 1965 Sell This Version
CDVR 106 Herbie Mann, Curtis Fuller, Kenny Dorham, Ben Tucker, Ahmed Abdul-Malik, Zoot Sims, Al Cohn, Ronnie Ball, Dave Bailey, Ray Mantilla Herbie Mann, Curtis Fuller, Kenny Dorham, Ben Tucker, Ahmed Abdul-Malik, Zoot Sims, Al Cohn, Ronnie Ball, Dave Bailey, Ray Mantilla - Live In Rio(LP, Album, RE) Vogue Schallplatten CDVR 106 Germany 1969 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham West 42nd Street (Album) Muse Records US 1974 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Short Story (Album) SteepleChase Denmark 1979 Sell This Version
BT 1043 Kenny Dorham Show Boat(LP, Album, RE) Bainbridge Records BT 1043 US 1981 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham 'Round About Midnight At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 2 (Album) Blue Note Japan 1984 Sell This Version
BNJ 61004 Kenny Dorham 'Round About Midnight At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 3(LP, Album, Ltd, Mono) Blue Note BNJ 61004 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
BLCD760146 Kenny Dorham Osmosis(CD, Album, RE) Black Lion BLCD760146 UK & Europe 1990 Sell This Version
Kenny Dorham Hot Stuff From Brazil (Album) West Wind Germany 1990 Sell This Version

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