Eddie Harris

107k
Listen to Eddie Harris
and similar artists
Play Now

Home > Music > E > Eddie Harris


Albums:

My Buddy

Complete Jazz Sessions 1961-1962

Blowin' Blue

Is It In

Greater Than The Sum Of His Parts
All Albums >>


Biography:
Birth Name: Edward Harris
Born: 1934/10/20
Died: 1996/11/05
Genres: Hard Bop, Soul Jazz, Jazz-funk, Mainstream Jazz, Jazz Fusion

Eddie Harris (October 20, 1934 - November 5, 1996) was an American jazz musician, best known for playing tenor saxophone and for introducing the electrically amplified saxophone. He was also fluent on the electric piano and organ. His best-known compositions are "Freedom Jazz Dance", recorded and popularized by Miles Davis in the 1960s and "Listen Here". He also invented the saxobone.

Related Artists:
Horace Silver Lonnie Smith Grady Tate Lou Donaldson Grant Green Jack McDuff Charles Earland Joey DeFrancesco Terry Callier David Newman
More >>

Music Videos:




Browse More Music:
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z