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Lee Morgan

Born: 
07/10/1938
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Died: 
02/19/1972
Years Active: 
1956-1972
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Edward Lee Morgan was an American hard bop trumpeter. Morgan was murdered in the early hours of February 19, 1972, at Slugs', a jazz club in New York City's East Village where his band was performing. Following an altercation between sets, Morgan's common-law wife Helen More (a.k.a. Morgan), shot him in the chest onstage, killing him within moments.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 06/14/1961 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 04/15/1964 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 04/16/1964 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 04/24/1964 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 05/15/1964 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Lee Morgan Recording Session 08/11/1964 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Stanley Turrentine Recording Session 09/04/1964 Van Gelder Studio (EC) Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 03/07/1965 Cine-Tele Sound Studio London Bayswater England
Art Blakey Quintet 05/11/1965 Half Note (1) NYC New York USA
Art Blakey Quintet 05/12/1965 Half Note (1) NYC New York USA
Art Blakey Quintet 05/13/1965 Half Note (1) NYC New York USA
Art Blakey Quintet 05/14/1965 Half Note (1) NYC New York USA
Art Blakey Quintet 05/15/1965 Half Note (1) NYC New York USA
Art Blakey Quintet 05/16/1965 Half Note (1) NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/16/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/17/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/18/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/19/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/20/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/21/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/23/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/24/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/25/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/26/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Quintet 11/27/1965 Slugs' NYC New York USA

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