Eric Dolphy

Born: 
06/20/1928
City: 
Los Angeles
Region: 
CA
Country: 
USA
Died: 
06/29/1964
Years Active: 
1940's-1964
Instruments: 
Alto Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Piccolo
Associated Artists: 

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Eric Allan Dolphy, Jr. was an American jazz alto saxophonist, flutist and bass clarinetist. On a few occasions, he also played the clarinet, piccolo and baritone saxophone. Dolphy was one of several multi-instrumentalists to gain prominence in the 1960s. He was also the first important bass clarinet soloist in jazz and among the earliest significant flute soloists.

Discography

Released: 1960
Released: 1961
Released: 1961
Released: 1961
Released: 1962
Released: 1962
Released: 1962
Released: 1964
Released: 1988