Kenny Dorham

McKinley Howard (Kenny) Dorham (August 30, 1924 - December 5, 1972) was an American jazz trumpeter, singer, and composer born in Fairfield, Texas. Dorham was one of the most active bebop trumpeters. He played in the big bands of Billy Eckstine, Dizzy Gillespie, Lionel Hampton and Mercer Ellington and the quintet of Charlie Parker. He was a charter member of the original cooperative Jazz Messengers. He also recorded as a sideman with Thelonious Monk and Sonny Rollins Read more on
The Arrival of Kenny Dorham
Stage West
I'm an Old Cowhand
Stella by Starlight
Song of Delilah
Butch's Blues
Lazy Afternoon
Six Bits
When Sunny Gets Blue
Kenny Dorham Quintet
An Oscar for Oscar
Ruby My Dear
Be My Love
I Love You
Darn That Dream (take 1)
Ruby, My Dear (take 1)
Darn That Dream (take 2)
This Is The Moment - Sings And Plays
Autumn Leaves
I Remember Clifford
Since I Fell For You
I Understand
From This Moment On
This Is The Moment
Angel Eyes
Where Are You?
Golden Earrings
Make Me A Present Of You
Show Boat
Why Do I Love You
Nobody Else but Me
Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
Make Believe
Ol' Man River
Short Story
Short Story
Bye Bye Blackbird
Manha De Carnival
The Touch of Your Lips
My Funny Valentine
2 Horns, 2 Rhythm
Lotus Blossom
Is It True What They Say About Dixie?
The End of a Love Affair
I'll Be Seeing You
'Sposin' (alternate take)
Quiet Kenny
Lotus Blossom
My Ideal
Blue Friday
Alone Together
Blue Spring Shuffle
I Had the Craziest Dream
Old Folks
Mack the Knife
Matador/Inta Somethin'
El Matador
Beautiful Love
There Goes My Heart
It Could Happen to You
Let's Face the Music
No Two People
Lover Man
San Francisco Beat
Osmosis (Take 2)
Soul Support (Take 3)
Grand Street (Take 3)
Like Someone In Love (Take 1)
Oscar For Oscar (Take 4)
B.M.T. Express (Take 3)
Just Friends (Take 1)
Soul Support (Take 2)
Grand Street (Take 1)
Like Someone In Love (Take 2)
Osmosis (Take 1)
Una Mas (RVG Edition) (1963)
Una Mas (One More Time)
Straight Ahead
Sao Paolo
If Ever I Would Leave You
El Matador
Melanie-Part 1
Melanie-Part 2
Melanie-Part 3
Beautiful Love
There Goes My Heart
Trompeta Toccata
Trompeta Toccata
Night Watch
The Fox
Una Mas
Una Mas (One More Time)
Straight Ahead
Sao Paolo
Una Mas (One More Time)
Una Mas (One More Time)
Straight Ahead
Sao Paolo
Whistle Stop
"Philly" Twist
Whistle Stop
Sunrise in Mexico
Dorham's Epitaph
Eastward Ho! Harold Land In New York
So in Love
Triple Trouble
On a Little Street in Singapore
Okay Blues
Jazz Contemporary
A Waltz
Monk's Mood
In Your Own Sweet Way
Horn Salute
This Love of Mine
Blue Spring
It Might as Well Be Spring
Poetic Spring
Spring Is Here
Spring Cannon
Passion Spring
Jazz Contrasts
Falling in Love With Love
I'll Remember April
La Rue
My Old Flame
But Beautiful
La Villa
Lotus Flower
Minor's Holiday
Minor's Holiday (alternate take)
Basheer's Dream
K.D.'s Motion
La Villa
Venita's Dance
K.D.'s Cab Ride (Echo of Spring)