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Freddie Hubbard

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January 9, 2009 Before his death in December 2008, jazz legend Freddie Hubbard spoke with NPR's Tony Cox.

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December 30, 2008 The Grammy Award-winning jazz musician had been hospitalized since a heart attack last month.

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August 11, 2001 The jazz trumpeter, who died Dec. 29, had rebounded after a series of personal setbacks.

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Freddie Hubbard on the cover of First Light.

July 29, 2008 Arranger and record producer Bob Belden picks his top five slept-on classic jazz LPs.

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December 30, 2008 The Grammy Award-winning jazz musician had been hospitalized since a heart attack last month.

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Reviews

The cover of Speak No Evil

August 1, 2001 This album captures the partnership of Miles Davis and Wayne Shorter during an important time.

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The Madame Walker Theater is one of the surviving iconic buildings on Indiana Avenue.

March 28, 2012 Indiana Avenue, the "main stem" of the city's black community, hosted master musicians nightly.

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First Light [Bonus Track]

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  • Album: First Light [Bonus Track]
  • Artist: Freddie Hubbard
  • Label: CTI
  • Released: 2003
 

Hub-Tones [Bonus Tracks]

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  • Album: Hub-Tones [Bonus Tracks]
  • Artist: Freddie Hubbard
  • Label: Blue Note
  • Released: 1999
 

Red Clay [Bonus Track]

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  • Album: Red Clay [Bonus Track]
  • Artist: Freddie Hubbard
  • Label: Epic/Legacy/CTI
  • Released: 1970
 

Free for All

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  • Album: Free for All
  • Artist: Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
  • Label: Blue Note
 

Speak No Evil

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  • Album: Speak No Evil
  • Artist: Wayne Shorter