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Don Drummond

“He was a musical prophet created by the people, not one imposing himself on them in pursuit of stardom, but having it thrust upon him. Drummond observed their tribulations and aspirations then reshaped them into a blues allegory reflected through his compositions and plaintive trombone tone.”

With this quote from musicologist Herbie Miller, we make an attempt to rise up the musical legacy of Jamaican trombonist Don Drummond.

Don Drummond, aka Don Cosmic, was born in 1932, Kingston, Jamaica. To state anything more than that, would be a travesty. Apart from the fact that like all legends, nothing seems to known about his early days, men like Don D are just here for a short while, then gone…

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Albums

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Reggae Jazz Attack
Nonesuch
2000
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Best of Don Drummond
Best of Don Drummond
Studio One
1989
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Trolley Song ("Far...
Nonesuch
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Schooling The Duke /...
Nonesuch
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