Howard McGhee - Playing a Saxophone - Framed Picture- 16"H x 12"W
A 16"H x 12"W" framed Picture of 'Howard McGhee - Playing a Saxophone'
Howard McGhee was one of the first bebop jazz trumpeters, together with Dizzy Gillespie, Fats Navarro and Idrees Sulieman. He was known for his fast fingers and very high notes. What is generally not known is the influence that he had on younger hard bop trumpeters, together with Fats Navarro.
He taught music through the 1970s, both in classrooms and at his apartment in midtown Manhattan and instructed musicians like Charlie Rouse in music theory