March 9, 1930: Saxophonist Ornette Coleman born in Fort Worth, TX.
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Saxophonist Ornette Coleman born in Fort Worth, TX.
Louis Armstrong records "Just A Gigolo."
Percussionist / Tabla player Zakir Hussain born.
Tadd Dameron records "Fontainebleau" for Prestige Records.
Alto saxophonist Cannonball Adderley records "Somethin' Else," with trumpeter Miles Davis, pianist Hank Jones, bassist Sam Jones and drummer Art Blakey.
Pianist Paul Bley records "Turns," featuring tenor saxophonist John Gilmore.
Pat Martino records "Desperado" for Prestige Records.
Bassist Monty Budwig dies at 62.