Lee Bradford (born July 19, 1934 in Cleveland, Mississippi) is an
American jazz trumpeter, cornetist, bandleader, and composer. He is noted for
his work with Ornette Coleman.
Later, Bradford began a long running association with the clarinetist John Carter, a pairing that brought both increased exposure. Don Preston contributed to four album by Carter and / or Bradford.
Following Carter's death in 1991, Bradford fronted his own enseble known as The Mo'tet, with which he has continued to perform since.
carter: dance of the love ghosts
(1987, cd, can, gramavision) - feat.don preston
carter: shadows on a wall
(1988, cd, can, gramavision) - feat.don preston
|bobby bradford - john carter
quintet: comin' on
(1989, cd, switzerland, hat records) - feat. don preston
(1990, cd, sw, gramavision) - feat.don preston
|levin, bradford & preston:
(2001, cdr, usa, brain records)
(2007, usa, cd, crossfire publications) - feat.bunk gardner