American Jazz trumpeter (1930-1956), founder of the influential Clifford Brown/Max Roach quintet that also included Sonny Rollins. His career was cut short at age 25 on June 26, 1956, when he was killed in a highway accident while traveling by car to a job in Chicago.

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Brownie: Celebrating the Life of Jazz Trumpeter Clifford Brown
Includes a short biography, discography, transcribed solos, quotes, photos, and related links.
Cosmopolis: Clifford Brown
Biography of the late jazz trumpeter and composer.
Verve Records: Clifford Brown
Label site has a profile, and discography with soundclips.
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