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Frank Morgan on the cover of City Nights.
Courtesy of High Note Records
May 30, 2008 Saxophonist Frank Morgan led a life compelling enough for the big screen. A protege of Charlie Parker, Morgan took a dark turn that led to drugs, prison and, ultimately, redemption through music.
December 17, 2007 An acclaimed alto saxophonist who modeled his style of improvisation after Charlie Parker, Morgan had made a comeback after years of drug addiction and incarceration. His recovery helped make him a celebrity.
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