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Freddie Hubbard's The Artist Selects features tracks the iconic jazz trumpeter culled himself from the best of his '60s output for Blue Note. This superb collection not only includes cuts off Hubbard's solo outings, but also tracks the iconic horn man recorded while with drummer Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers. Included are such landmark tracks as "Up Jumped Spring," "Breaking Point," and "Birdlike" as well as lesser known songs like "The Core." Also featured are liner notes written by Hubbard. While there are similar single-disc collections of this material, the personal aspect of the collection makes it a noteworthy addition to Hubbard's various compiled offerings.


Born: April 7, 1938 in Indianapolis, IN

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s

One of the great jazz trumpeters of all time, Freddie Hubbard formed his sound out of the Clifford Brown/Lee Morgan tradition, and by the early '70s was immediately distinctive and the pacesetter in jazz. However, a string of blatantly commercial albums later in the decade damaged his reputation and, just when Hubbard, in the early '90s (with the deaths of Dizzy Gillespie and Miles Davis), seemed perfectly suited for the role of veteran master, his chops started causing him serious troubles. Born...
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  • $9.99
  • Genres: Jazz, Music, Hard Bop, Mainstream Jazz
  • Released: Sep 27, 2005

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