[JPL] A cappella Horns
Bobby.Jackson at ideastream.org
Mon Sep 8 14:11:24 EDT 2008
I loved the trumpet solo by Phillip Harper on "A Portrait of Jennie"
from their first Verve recording titled, "The Harper Brothers." I'm
sure I'll think of more.
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[mailto:jazzproglist-bounces at jazzweek.com] On Behalf Of Nick Francis
Sent: Monday, September 08, 2008 1:18 PM
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Subject: [JPL] A cappella Horns
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Attention Jazz musicologists! I'm working on a project and need your
help. Do you know any memorable sax or trumpet solos that are without
accompaniment? A cappella.
It can either be a complete tune or a solo from a group recording. I'm
aware of Sonny Rollins's solo sax record, and have a few choice solos of
my own. Just lookin' for more. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
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