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Don Friedman at The Kitano Jazz Lounge, September 2009
|Birth name||Donald Ernest Friedman|
May 4, 1935|
San Francisco, California, United States
|Died||June 30, 2016
The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States
|Occupation(s)||Musician, songwriter, bandleader|
|Associated acts||Pepper Adams, Booker Little, Jimmy Giuffre, Clark Terry|
Friedman performed with Dexter Gordon, Chet Baker, Buddy DeFranco and Ornette Coleman, among others, before moving to New York. There, he led his own trio in addition to playing in Pepper Adams's, Booker Little's and Jimmy Giuffre's bands in the 1960s. He was also a part of Clark Terry's big band.
He most recently worked in New York as a pianist and jazz educator. He
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