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LIONEL HAMPTON


LIONEL HAMPTON


SUMMARY
 
Full Name: Lionel Leo Hampton
 
 
Description: Vibes, Composer, USA
Known For: His third recording with them in 1942 produced a classic version of "Flying Home"
 
Instruments: Vibes, Xylophone, drums
Music Styles: Easy Listening, Jazz
 
Location: United States of America
 
Web Site: http://contentdm.lib.uidaho.edu/hampton_collection/
 
Date Born: 20th April 1908
Location Born: Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America
 
Date Died: 31st August 2002
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America
 
Summary: Known to all as the most famous of all vibraphone players.Known mainly for his outstanding playing, he is also known for his hit - FLYING HOME.
 
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