April 4, 1961: Trumpeter Booker Little records "Out Front" with Max Roach and Eric Dolphy.
More facts on this day:
Bassist Gene Ramey born in Austin, TX.
Glenn Miller records "Moonlight Serenade".
Trumpeter Hugh Masekela born in Witbank, South Africa.
Pianist Michel Camilo born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Serge Chaloff records "Boston Blow-Up" for Capitol Records.
Trumpeter Booker Little records "Out Front" with Max Roach and Eric Dolphy.
Pianist Benny Green born in New York, NY.
Guitarist Ralph Towner records "Diary" for ECM Records.
Jazz French horn pioneer Julius Watkins dies at 55.
Lester Bowie records first session for Brass Fantasy album "Serious Fun".