Red Rodney

Robert Chudnick
Robert Roland Chudnick (September 27, 1927 – May 27, 1994), known professionally as Red Rodney, was an American jazz trumpeter.wikipedia
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Ira Sullivan

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During the 1950s, he worked as a bandleader in Philadelphia and recorded with Ira Sullivan.
An active musician since the 1950s, he worked often with Red Rodney and Lin Halliday.

Chris Potter (jazz saxophonist)

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He provided an early showcase for saxophonist Chris Potter, who was a member of his group and only 19 years old when Rodney recorded Red Alert in late 1990.
Potter came to prominence as a sideman with trumpeter Red Rodney, before stints with drummer Paul Motian, bassist Dave Holland, trumpeter Dave Douglas and others.

Wayne Kramer (guitarist)

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While jailed he gave music lessons to guitarist Wayne Kramer of the MC5.
While incarcerated he met Red Rodney, the American jazz trumpeter who had played with Charlie Parker's quintet.

Claude Thornhill

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He was inspired by hearing Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker to change his style to bebop, moving on to play with Claude Thornhill, Gene Krupa, and Woody Herman.
Danny Polo, Gerry Mulligan, and Barry Galbraith returned with new members, Red Rodney, Lee Konitz, Joe Shulman, and Bill Barber.

Bird (1988 film)

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He worked as an adviser for Bird, a movie about Charlie Parker directed by Clint Eastwood.
Much of the movie revolves around his only grounding relationships with wife Chan Parker, Bebop pioneer trumpet player and band leader Dizzy Gillespie, and his influence (both musically and into the world of heroin addiction) on trumpet player Red Rodney.

Red Rodney Returns

Red Rodney Returns is an album by trumpeter Red Rodney which was recorded in 1959 and released on the Argo label.

Bird Lives!

Bird Lives! is an album by trumpeter Red Rodney featuring performances of tunes by, or associated with, Charlie Parker which was recorded in 1973 and released on the Muse label.

Argo Records

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Although Chess was a blues label, the Argo division began to record jazz in 1955 and over decades attracted some big names: Gene Ammons, Kenny Burrell, Barry Harris, Illinois Jacquet, Ahmad Jamal, Ramsey Lewis, James Moody, Max Roach, Red Rodney, and Ira Sullivan.

Superbop

Superbop is an album by trumpeter Red Rodney which was recorded in 1974 and released on the Muse label.

The Red Tornado (album)

The Red Tornado
The Red Tornado is an album by trumpeter Red Rodney which was recorded in 1975 and released on the Muse label.

Home Free (Red Rodney album)

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Home Free is an album by trumpeter Red Rodney which was recorded in late 1977 and released on the Muse label in 1979.

Red, White and Blues

Red, White and Blues is an album by trumpeter Red Rodney which was recorded in 1978 and released on the Muse label.

The 3R's

The 3R's is an album by trumpeter Red Rodney with saxophonists Richie Cole and Ricky Ford which was recorded in 1979 and released on the Muse label in 1982.

Live at the Village Vanguard (Red Rodney album)

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Live at the Village Vanguard is a live album by trumpeter Red Rodney with multi-instrumentalist Ira Sullivan which was recorded at the Village Vanguard and released on the Muse label in 1980.

Alive in New York

Alive in New York is a live album by trumpeter Red Rodney with multi-instrumentalist Ira Sullivan which was recorded at the Village Vanguard and released on the Muse label in 1986.

Hi Jinx at the Vanguard

Hi Jinx at the Vanguard is a live album by trumpeter Red Rodney with multi-instrumentalist Ira Sullivan which was recorded at the Village Vanguard and released on the Muse label in 1984.

Elliot Lawrence

Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he became a professional musician at 15, working in the mid-1940s for the big bands of Jerry Wald, Jimmy Dorsey, Georgie Auld, Elliot Lawrence, Benny Goodman, and Les Brown.

Night and Day (Red Rodney album)

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Night and Day is an album by trumpeter Red Rodney with multi-instrumentalist Ira Sullivan which was recorded and released on the Muse label in 1981.

Spirit Within

Spirit Within is an album by trumpeter Red Rodney and multi-instrumentalist Ira Sullivan which was recorded and released on the Muse label in 1981.

Sprint (album)

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Sprint is alive album by the Red Rodney Ira Sullivan Quintet which was recorded in 1982 and released on the Elektra/Musician label the following year.

Bebop

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He was inspired by hearing Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker to change his style to bebop, moving on to play with Claude Thornhill, Gene Krupa, and Woody Herman.

Social Call (Charlie Rouse and Red Rodney album)

Social Call
Social Call is an album by saxophonist Charlie Rouse and trumpeter Red Rodney which was recorded and released on the Uptown label in 1984.