April 8, 1920: Vocalist & pianist Carmen McRae born in New York, NY.
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Vocalist & pianist Carmen McRae born in New York, NY.
Johnny Griffin records "A Blowin' Session" for Blue Note Records.
Trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie's big band records Benny Goldon's "Stablemates."
Lee Morgan records first of two sessions for album "Delightfulee" on Blue Note Records.
Horace Silver records session for album "That Healin' Feelin' " on Blue Note Records.
Wolfgang Dauner, Charlie Mariano & Dino Saluzzi record "One Night In '88".
Trumpeter Tom Harrell records "Form" with Joe Lovano, Dave Leibman and John Abercrombie.