Eddie Allen (jazz musician)

Eddie Allen (born July 12, 1957) is a jazz trumpeter and flugelhornist from Milwaukee. He has worked with Muhal Richard Abrams, Lester Bowie, Art Blakey, Benny Carter, Chico Freeman, Craig Harris, and Dizzy Gillespie. He has used several variants of his name on CDs including: E.J. Allen, Eddie E.J. Allen, and E.J. "Eddie" Allen.

He also works in rhythm and blues and rock.


As leaderEdit

  • Another's Point of View (Enja, 1993)
  • Remembrance (Venus, 1994)
  • R 'n' B (Enja, 1995)
  • Summer Days (Enja, 2000)
  • S├úlongo (DBCD, 2007)
  • Groove's Mood with The Aggregation (DBCD, 2008)
  • Push (Edjalen Music, 2014)

As sidemanEdit

With Muhal Richard Abrams

With Lester Bowie

  • Serious Fun (DIW, 1987)
  • My Way (DIW, 1990)
  • The Fire This Time (In+Out, 1992)

With Craig S. Harris

With Vanessa Rubin

  • Soul Eyes (RCA Novus, 1992)
  • Pastiche (RCA Novus 1993)
  • The Dream Is You (NIbur, 2019)

With Mongo Santamaria

  • Soy Yo (Concord Picante, 1987)
  • Free Spirit (Club Rio, 1990)
  • Brazilian Sunset (Candid, 1995)
  • Mongo Returns! (Milestone, 1995)

With others

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