Clifford Brown

American jazz trumpet player. Born October 30, 1930, Wilmington, Delaware; died June 26, 1956, Bedford, Pennsylvania, in a car crash.He was encouraged by both Dizzy Gillespie and Fats Navarro, that latter of which was Brown's main influence. He performed with R&B bandleader Chris Powell, Tadd Dameron, Lionel Hampton, and Art Blakey before forming his own group with Max Roach, the Clifford Brown ...more

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