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Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: May 29, 1928

Freddie Redd that is- consummate improvising keyboardist/composer whose original score on Blue Note for Jack Gelber's searing play “The Connection” reverberates eternally down the marble halls of the charm(ed) school of indelible jazz, thanks to Freddie's bewitching melodicism, nimble pianistic pyrotechnique, and the keening cry of Jacke McLean on alto (there's also a recording of Freddie's score on Felsted acquired on a Japanese cd reissue some years ago, with trumpeter Howard McGhee an extra added ingredient in the original mix, his quintet actually listed as the featured artist, Freddie ghosting his own parts under the moniker “I Ching”)...
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Featured recording “Shades of Redd”

Shades of Redd

Blue Note Records
2008
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    Shades Of Redd

    Black Lion
    2008
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    The Music from The Connection

    Blue Note Records
    2005
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    Redd's Blues

    Blue Note Records
    2003
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    Live At The Studio Grill

    Black Lion
    1990
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    Extemporaneous

    Black Lion
    1978
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    Get Happy With Freddie Redd

    Black Lion
    1956
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    Piano: East/West

    Black Lion
    1956
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