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Eric Dolphy (1928–1964)

Eric Dolphy was born on June 20, 1928 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jr. Eric Allan Dolphy. He died on June 29, 1964 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »


(age 36) in Berlin, Germany

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Dynamite Chicken Soundtrack
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 2015 Ray Donovan (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Kalamazoo (2015) ... (performer: "Blues in 6/8")
 2014 Monk with a Camera (Documentary) (performer: "So Long Eric (Live in Oslo 1964)")
 2012 Suspension of Disbelief (performer: "Hat And Beard") / (writer: "Hat And Beard")
  Parashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Bo (2008) ... (performer: "Burning Spear") / (writer: "Burning Spear")
 1990 A Matter of Degrees (performer: "G.W.") / (writer: "G.W.")
 1976 Sharon's Rosebud (performer: "Don't Blame Me" - uncredited)
 1971 Dynamite Chicken (performer: "Iron Man")
 1964 New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Jazz in the Concert Hall (1964) ... ("Journey into Jazz")
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 1991 De laatste sessie (Documentary)
 1989 Incognito (TV Movie)
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 1964 New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (TV Series) (musician - 1 episode)
- Jazz in the Concert Hall (1964) ... (musician: alto sax)
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 1991 De laatste sessie (Documentary)
 1964 New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (TV Series)
Himself - Performer
- Jazz in the Concert Hall (1964) ... Himself - Performer
 1959 Jazz on a Summer's Day (Documentary)
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 2018 Fire Music (Documentary)

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CD: "Prestige Profiles" (2-disc set) See more »

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Inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1984. See more »

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