Slide Hampton

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Mr Locksley Wellington Hampton is a talented jazz trombonist and arranger.

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Locksley Wellington "Slide" Hampton (born April 21, 1932) is an American jazz trombonist, composer and arranger. Described by critics as a master composer, arranger and uniquely gifted trombone player, Hampton's career is among the most distinguished in jazz. As his nickname implies, Hampton's main instrument is slide trombone, but he also occasionally plays tuba and flugelhorn.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1998 World of Trombones Slide Hampton 2
2000 Jazz in Paris: Exodus Slide Hampton 2
2002 Jazz Matinee Slide Hampton and the SWR Big Band 1
2002 Americans Swinging in Paris Slide Hampton 2
2002 Spirit of the Horn Slide Hampton 1
2005 Mellow-Dy Slide Hampton 1
A Day In Copenhagen Dexter Gordon & Slide Hampton 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
Jazz With a Twist / Explosion! The Sound of Slide Hampton Slide Hampton 1

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