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  1. Ceora
  2. The Sidewinder
  3. Speedball
  4. A Night in Tunisia
  5. Since I Fell for You
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  1. Ceora
  2. The Sidewinder
  3. Speedball
  4. A Night in Tunisia
  5. Since I Fell for You
  6. The Rumproller
  7. I Remember Clifford
  8. Mr. Kenyatta
  9. Cornbread
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Curious listeners who encounter Lee Morgan for the first time through this single-disc anthology will come away mightily impressed, even inspired, but they will be hearing only the first part of the story. The album picks up on his teenage whiz kid days circa 1957, then jumps ahead to his renaissance in 1963-1965 as the high priest of hard bop boogaloo. Besides showcasing Morgan's brash, crackling, infinitely expressive trumpet playing, the album does a good job of emphasizing his abundant, still-underrated gifts as a ...

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The Best of Lee Morgan 1990, Blue Note

UPC: 077779113828

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