Lamar Wright (2)

Real Name:
Lammar Wright, Jr.
Profile:
American jazz trumpeter (born September 28, 1927 in Kansas City, Missouri died July 08, 1983 in Los Angeles, California).
Not to be confused with his father Lammar Wright (1907-1973), also a jazz trumpeter. He is the brother of the trumpeter Elmon Wright.
He played with Lionel Hampton (1943-1946), Dizzy Gillespie (1947), Charlie Barnet among others, and recorded with R&B's stars as "The Coasters" and Otis Redding ('50s & '60s).
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Instruments & Performance

23639 Lamar Wright (2) - Flyin' Home #2 / Punch And Judy album art Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra - Flyin' Home #2 / Punch And Judy(Shellac, 10") Decca 23639 US 1946 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - Manteca / Cool Breeze album art Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra - Manteca / Cool Breeze RCA Victor Canada 1948 Sell This Version
20-2878 Lamar Wright (2) - Ool-Ya-Koo / Good Bait album art Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra - Ool-Ya-Koo / Good Bait(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-2878 US 1948 Sell This Version
15417 Lamar Wright (2) - Cu-Ba / Lonely Street album art Charlie Barnet And His Orchestra Charlie Barnet And His Orchestra - Cu-Ba / Lonely Street(Shellac, 10") Capitol Records 15417 US 1949 Sell This Version
B.9770 Lamar Wright (2) - Algo Bueno / Ool-Ya-Koo album art Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra - Algo Bueno / Ool-Ya-Koo(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice B.9770 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10 146 EPB Lamar Wright (2) - Air Mail Special album art Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra - Air Mail Special(7", EP, Mono) Brunswick 10 146 EPB Germany 1958 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - Paris, Salle Pleyel, 28 Février 1948 album art Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie - Paris, Salle Pleyel, 28 Février 1948 (Album) Disques Vogue France 1953 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - The Be-Bop Era album art Various Cool Breeze (as Lammar Wright) Various - The Be-Bop Era (Comp) RCA Victor US 1965 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - Steppin Out (1942-1945) album art Lionel Hampton Loose Wig and 1 more… Lionel Hampton - Steppin Out (1942-1945) (Comp) Coral, La Compagnie France 1970 Sell This Version
MCA2-4064 Lamar Wright (2) - Singin' The Blues album art Various Evil Gal Blues (as Lamar Wright Jr.) Various - Singin' The Blues(2xLP, Album, Comp) MCA Records MCA2-4064 US 1974 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - Dizzy Gillespie (1946-1949) album art Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Gillespie (1946-1949) (Comp) AMIGA German Democratic Republic (GDR) 1975 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - The Legendary Dizzy Gillespie (El Legendario Dizzy Gillespie) album art Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie - The Legendary Dizzy Gillespie (El Legendario Dizzy Gillespie) (Comp) Cetra Italy 1975 Sell This Version
ST104, ST-104 Lamar Wright (2) - Tea Pad Songs Volume Two album art Various Are You Hep To The Jive Various - Tea Pad Songs Volume Two(LP, Comp) Stash Records, Stash Records ST104, ST-104 US 1976 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - All Star Swing Groups album art Pete Johnson, Cozy Cole Pete Johnson, Cozy Cole - All Star Swing Groups (Comp) Savoy Records US 1977 Sell This Version
BJS 40180 Lamar Wright (2) - Jazztracks album art Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie - Jazztracks(LP, Comp, RE) Bellaphon BJS 40180 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - I Re Del Jazz album art Various Good Bait (as Lamar Wright Jr.) Various - I Re Del Jazz (Comp) Selezione Dal Reader's Digest Italy 1979 Sell This Version
CL 42787 Lamar Wright (2) - The Best Of Dizzy Gillespie album art Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie - The Best Of Dizzy Gillespie(LP, Comp, Mono) RCA International CL 42787 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
DRLP 34 Lamar Wright (2) - Bebop Enters Sweden 1947-49 album art Dizzy Gillespie Big Band / Chubby Jackson Sextet / James Moody Jam Session Dizzy Gillespie Big Band / Chubby Jackson Sextet / James Moody Jam Session - Bebop Enters Sweden 1947-49(LP, Comp, Mono) Dragon (8) DRLP 34 Sweden 1982 Sell This Version
VE-2-2544 Lamar Wright (2) - The Cool Rage album art Illinois Jacquet Swingin' Home (as Lamar Wright, Jr.) and 2 more… Illinois Jacquet - The Cool Rage(LP, Comp, Mono) Verve Records VE-2-2544 US 1982 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - Leapin' With Lionel album art Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra Slide, Hamp, Slide (as Lamar Wright Jnr) and 8 more… Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra - Leapin' With Lionel (Comp) Affinity UK 1983 Sell This Version
AFS1004 Lamar Wright (2) - Apollo Jump album art Lucky Millinder And His Orchestra All The Time Lucky Millinder And His Orchestra - Apollo Jump(LP, Comp, RE) Affinity AFS1004 UK 1983 Sell This Version
CFD 31492 Lamar Wright (2) - Jazz Panorama album art Various The Good Bait (as Lamar Wright Jr.) Various - Jazz Panorama(2xLP, Comp) Le Club Français Du Disque CFD 31492 France 1983 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - Wise Woman Blues album art Dinah Washington Dinah Washington - Wise Woman Blues (Comp) Rosetta Records US 1984 Sell This Version
LSP 14517 Lamar Wright (2) - Jazz 4: The Fancy Family Of Trumpets album art Various Bye Bye Blues and 1 more… Various - Jazz 4: The Fancy Family Of Trumpets(Box, Comp + 5xLP, Comp) CBS, Zeitmagazin LSP 14517 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
Lamar Wright (2) - Basie Boogie album art Count Basie Count Basie - Basie Boogie (Comp) CBS Australia 1983 Sell This Version