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Dan Fogel

Dan Fogel grew up with all the jazz organ greats. From the time he was seven years old shining shoes on the steps of the Club Harlem (across the street from “Grace's Little Belmont”) up until his first appearance with his trio, at the age of 13 with drummer Harvey Mason at the Wonder Gardens on Kentucky Avenue in Atlantic City, New Jersey; Mecca for Jazz organist.

At this same club by the age of 16, Dan was in the house band working with drummer Harvey Mason, and jazz organists Jimmy Smith, Jimmy McGriff, Gene Ludwig, “Brother” Jack McDuff, Don Patterson, Richard “Groove” Holmes, “Wild” Bill Davis, Doc Bagby, Butch Cornel and “The Mighty Burner” Charles Earland

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Albums

15 West
15 West
Laughing Waters Records
2007
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Naked Flowers
CBS Associated Records
1986
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