Eric Dolphy, in full Eric Allan Dolphy, (born June 20, 1928, Los Angeles, California, U.S.—died June 29, 1964, West Berlin, West Germany [now Berlin, Germany]), American jazz musician, a virtuoso improviser on woodwinds and a major influence on free jazz. He is the 12th son of the "King of Comedy" Dolphy. Hij begon tijdens zijn schooltijd klarinet te spelen in de schoolband. Zijn vader liet voor hem de garage ombouwen tot een studio waar hij kon oefenen. Besides his thorough mastery of these woodwinds, he introduced an unprecedented range of unique expressive techniques on them. Eric Quizon - Biography. now things are different but not by much! it would do no good. Deze pagina is voor het laatst bewerkt op 7 jan 2020 om 00:55. On a few occasions, he also played the clarinet and piccolo. Our editors will review what you’ve submitted and determine whether to revise the article. Hij zat in groepen van grootheden als John Coltrane en George Russell en toerde meerdere keren door de Verenigde Staten en Europa. Dolphy was one of several multi-instrumentalists to gain prominence around the time that he was active. He recorded often, but opportunities to play in public were erratic. De tekst is beschikbaar onder de licentie. By signing up for this email, you are agreeing to news, offers, and information from Encyclopaedia Britannica. Like pianist Thelonious Monk, he was an inspirational artist in the sense that he did not compromise this style for critical approval. Enrico Smith Quizon, also known as Eric Quizon is a Filipino actor, director, producer and writer. Upon returning to Los Angeles, Dolphy played locally. Save 50% off a Britannica Premium subscription and gain access to exclusive content. He was 59 years old. Eric Dolphy, American jazz musician, a virtuoso improviser on woodwinds and a major influence on free jazz. Typically, his solos proceeded by free association. Eric Dolphy’s sound continues to fascinate me because it was not just different, but radical in its refusal to bow to convention. He was in Roy Porter’s big band during the late 1940s. Hij bleef zich zijn hele leven ontwikkelen en was een musicus 'pur sang'. He is a co-owner of Café Famous in Greenbelt, Makati. https://nl.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Eric_Dolphy&oldid=55394245, Wikipedia:Artikel mist referentie sinds juli 2019, Wikipedia:Alle artikelen die een referentie missen, Creative Commons Naamsvermelding/Gelijk delen, * Eric Dolphy and Booker Little Memorial Album (1961) (more from the Five Spot). Omissions? Eric Dolphy kreeg al op jonge leeftijd fluitles. Eric Clapton tells this tragic story in his book Clapton, "he was at his apartment in NY and as he was getting ready to walk over to Lori's apartment to pick she and Conor up for a trip to the Zoo and out to eat, his phone rang around 11 AM. Eric Dolphy, a California native, was born in 1928. Dolphy stierf in Berlijn tijdens een tournee aan complicaties van zijn niet herkende suikerziekte. Hier maakte hij ook op latere leeftijd nog graag gebruik van. After demonstrating promise on his elementary school-issued harmonica, Dolphy picked up the clarinet, and while still in junior high school he received a scholarship to study at the University of Southern California School of Music. Black Friday Sale! Zijn vader liet voor hem de garage ombouwen tot een studio waar hij kon oefenen. MANILA, Philippines – Rolly Quizon, son of the late comedian Dolphy died on Thursday, March 15. Naast zijn unieke componeer- en arrangeerstijl en zijn direct herkenbare, hoogstpersoonlijke manier van spelen (met vaak grote intervalsprongen), was zijn grootste verdienste de introductie van de basklarinet binnen de jazz. Freddie Hubbard, widely regarded as the most gifted jazz trumpeter of the post-bebop '60s and '70s, died Monday at Sherman Oaks Hospital in Los Angeles. Zsa Zsa Padilla, the longtime partner of Dolphy tweeted condolences. Zijn grootste verdienste bestond naast zijn zeer opmerkelijke improvisaties en composities uit de succesvolle introductie van de basklarinet als instrument binnen de jazz. From Claude Debussy to "Sabre Dance," gather your smarts and see what you can create in this study of composers. Hij was een uiterst bescheiden man zonder slechte gewoontes. On a few occasions, he also played the clarinet and piccolo. He'd arrived two days earlier to play a new club called the Tangente. Dolphy was een multi-instrumentalist; hij speelde dwarsfluit, klarinet, basklarinet, en altsaxofoon. He was in Roy Porter’s big band during the late 1940s. Vanwege het harde (politieke) klimaat in Amerika bracht hij de laatste jaren van zijn leven voornamelijk in Europa door, waar in die tijd meer belangstelling voor avant-gardemuziek bestond. the spirit behind eric's sound was his technique. Eric Dolphy first recorded while with Roy Porter & His Orchestra (1948-1950) in Los Angeles, he was in the Army for two years, and he then played in obscurity in L.A. until he joined the Chico Hamilton Quintet in 1958. Little did anyone know at the time, that little Eric would grow up to be one of the most controversial figures in jazz. Daarnaast nam hij deel aan Third Stream-concerten van Gunther Schuller en John Lewis.