Donald Brown

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Birthday
28, 1954
Birthplace
Mississippi
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
28, 1954 (age 65)
Birthplace
Mississippi

About

Known for his vast repertoire of compositions that were recorded by many of his era's foremost jazz artists.

Before Fame

He attended Memphis State University from 1972 until 1975.

Trivia

He taught at Berklee College of Music from 1983 until 1985 and at the University of Tennessee beginning in 1988.

Family Life

His parents encouraged his musicality, and he learned the trumpet and drums while growing up in Memphis.

Associated With

He was a member of Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers from 1981 until 1982.