Bowie, William Lester 11.oct.1941-9.nov.1999 USA Maryland, Frederick Bartonsville - NY, New York Brooklyn
jazz trumpeter, of African descent, grew up in St Louis Missouri, 1967 founder/member of the Art Ensemble of Chicago ; son of music teacher William Lester Bowie sr (Frederick 13.apr.1905-17.oct.2000 Frederick) and Earxie Lee Wellingham (Arkansas, Little Rock 19.apr.1916-4.apr.1982 Missouri, St Louis) who married 8.mar.1941 in Lonoke Arkansas

Title Parts

[J] Almost Christmas. Trumpet and churchbells
Lester Bowie. ECM 0274

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