Harold Mabern

Early in his career, Mabern played in Chicago with MJT + 3 in the late 1950s and then moved to New York in 1959. Mabern has worked with Jimmy Forrest, Lionel Hampton, the Jazztet (1961-1962), Donald Byrd, Miles Davis (1963), J.J. Johnson (1963-1965), Lee Morgan (1965), Sonny Rollins, Freddie Hubbard, Wes Montgomery, Joe Williams (1966-1967), and Sarah Vaughan.

In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Mabern led four albums for Prestige Records, performed with Lee Morgan, and recorded with Stanley Cowell's Piano Choir. Harold Mabern has recorded as a leader for DIW/Columbia and Sackville and toured with the Contemporary Piano Ensemble (1993-1995).

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Harold Mabern: Right On Time
Harold Mabern: Right...
Smoke Sessions
2014
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Mr. Lucky
Mr. Lucky
HighNote Records
2012
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A Few Miles From Memphis
A Few Miles From...
Prestige Records
2005
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Joy Spring
Timeless
1985
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Greasy Kid Stuff!
Timeless
1970
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Rakin' And Scrapin'
Timeless
1969
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