THE THREE SOUNDS

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The Three Sounds (also known as The 3 Sounds) were a jazz trio that formed in 1956. The trio played and recorded with Lester Young, Lou Donaldson, Nat Adderly, Johnny Griffin, Anita O'Day, Stanley Turrentine and Sonny Stitt among others. They disbanded in 1973.

The band formed in Benton Harbor, Michigan as the Four Sounds. The original line-up consisted of Gene Harris on piano, Andrew Simpkins on double bass and Bill Dowdy on drums, along with saxophonist Lonnie `The Sound' Walker, who dropped out the following year. The group moved to Washington and then New York, where as the Three Sounds, they cut a record for Riverside Records, before signing an exclusive contract with Blue Note.

Between 1958 and 1962, the group released nine LPs for blue note. They toured nationally during this period, building a large following in jazz clubs across the country. Later Three Sounds recordings were also
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THE THREE SOUNDS Introducing the Three Sounds album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Introducing the Three Sounds
Soul Jazz 1958
THE THREE SOUNDS Good Deal album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Good Deal
Soul Jazz 1959
THE THREE SOUNDS Bottoms Up! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bottoms Up!
Soul Jazz 1959
THE THREE SOUNDS Feelin' Good album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Feelin' Good
Soul Jazz 1960
THE THREE SOUNDS Moods album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Moods
Soul Jazz 1960
THE THREE SOUNDS Here We Come album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Here We Come
Soul Jazz 1961
THE THREE SOUNDS Hey There album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hey There
Soul Jazz 1961
THE THREE SOUNDS Blue Genes album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Blue Genes
Soul Jazz 1962
THE THREE SOUNDS Out Of This World album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Out Of This World
Soul Jazz 1962
THE THREE SOUNDS Black Orchid album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Black Orchid
Soul Jazz 1962
THE THREE SOUNDS Play Jazz on Broadway album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Play Jazz on Broadway
Soul Jazz 1963
THE THREE SOUNDS Some Like it Modern album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Some Like it Modern
Soul Jazz 1963
THE THREE SOUNDS It Just Got to Be album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
It Just Got to Be
Soul Jazz 1963
THE THREE SOUNDS Three Moods album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Three Moods
Latin Jazz 1965
THE THREE SOUNDS Beautiful Friendship album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Beautiful Friendship
Soul Jazz 1965
THE THREE SOUNDS Vibrations album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Vibrations
Soul Jazz 1966
THE THREE SOUNDS Elegant Soul album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Elegant Soul
Soul Jazz 1968
THE THREE SOUNDS The Three Sounds & The Oliver Nelson Orchestra : Coldwater Flat album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Three Sounds & The Oliver Nelson Orchestra : Coldwater Flat
Soul Jazz 1968
THE THREE SOUNDS Soul Symphony album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Soul Symphony
Soul Jazz 1969
THE THREE SOUNDS The Three Sounds Vol.2 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Three Sounds Vol.2
Hard Bop 1985
THE THREE SOUNDS Babe's Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Babe's Blues
Soul Jazz 1986
THE THREE SOUNDS Standards album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Standards
Soul Jazz 1998

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THE THREE SOUNDS Live at the Living Room album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at the Living Room
Soul Jazz 1964
THE THREE SOUNDS Today's Sounds album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Today's Sounds
Soul Jazz 1966
THE THREE SOUNDS Live at the Lighthouse album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at the Lighthouse
Soul Jazz 1967
THE THREE SOUNDS Groovin' Hard: Live At The Penthouse 1964-1968 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Groovin' Hard: Live At The Penthouse 1964-1968
Soul Jazz 2017

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THE THREE SOUNDS The Best Of The Three Sounds album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Best Of The Three Sounds
Soul Jazz 1993
THE THREE SOUNDS Eight Classic Albums album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Eight Classic Albums
Soul Jazz 2011

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