Dexter Gordon
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Dexter Gordon: Daddy Plays the Horn
2 Mar 2014 // 8:01 PM

It may be unfair to hold being merely very good against Dexter Gordon, but if he has better records, this 1955 one is still a crucial document to understanding Gordon's career and, thus, a vital piece of the history of jazz.

Dexter Gordon: Manhattan Symphonie
8 Sep 2005 // 5:00 PM

-- One of the historically defining saxophonists of all jazz, in the best of company, on his best form with plenty invention, stamina and delight.

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'Staircase' Is Gay in a Melancholy Way

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"Unfairly cast aside as tasteless during its time for its depiction of homosexuality, Staircase is a serious film in need of a second critical appraisal.

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