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Ted Curson Net Worth

Ted Curson Net Worth is
$2 Million

Ted Curson Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Theodore "Ted" Curson (June 3, 1935 – November 4, 2012) was an American jazz trumpeter. He is perhaps best known for recording and performing with Charles Mingus.Curson was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He became interested in playing trumpet after watching a newspaper salesman play a silver trumpet. Curson's father, however, preferred that his son should become an alto saxophone player like Louis Jordan. Finally, when Ted was 10 years old, he received his first trumpet.Curson attended Granoff School of Music in Philadelphia. At the suggestion of Miles Davis, he moved to New York in 1956. Curson performed and recorded with Cecil Taylor in the late 1950s and early 1960s. His 1964 Eric Dolphy tribute composition "Tears for Dolphy" has been used in numerous films.Curson was a resident of Montclair, New Jersey. He was also a familiar face in Finland, having performed annually at the Pori Jazz festival each year since the beginning of the event in 1966. In 2007, Curson performed at Finland's Independence Day Ball at the invitation of president Tarja Halonen.Curson died on November 4, 2012 in Montclair.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Full NameTed Curson
Date Of BirthJune 3, 1935
Died1935-06-03
Place Of BirthPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
ProfessionSoundtrack, Actor
EducationGranoff School of Music, Berklee College of Music
NationalityAmerican
MoviesThe Brown Bunny, Theorem
Star SignGemini
#Fact
1American jazz trumpeter. Studied at the Granoff School of Music. Moved to New York, playing alongside Eric Dolphy and Booker Ervin in a band led by Charlie Mingus, 1959-60. Free-lanced in Europe during the 1970's. From 1983, noted for his late night jam sessions at the Blue Note. Also lectured in jazz at UCLA and the University of Vermont.

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Brown Bunny2003writer: "Tears for Dolphy"
Rampe & Naukkis - Kaikkien aikojen superpari1990performer: "Ramblin' Rose"
Teorema1968"Tears for Dolphy", uncredited

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rampe & Naukkis - Kaikkien aikojen superpari1990Trumpet Player at Pori Jazzfestival

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Blue Note2007TV ShortHimself
Soolo suoraan sydämestä1983TV Movie documentaryHimself

Known for movies


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