Dexter Gordon (February 27, 1923 – April 25, 1990) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. He was born in Los Angeles, California. He was also known as "Long Tall Dexter" and "Sophisticated Giant". Gordon's career lasted for over 40 years. He was among the earliest tenor players to adapt the bebop musical language.
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- Official website
- Sophisticated Giant: The Dexter Gordon Discography
- Dexter Gordon at AllMusic
- Dexter Gordon on IMDb
- Dexter Gordon Multimedia Directory
- Dexter Gordon: 12 Essential Tracks by Eric Novod (www.jazz.com)
- "Dexter Gordon". Find a Grave. Retrieved August 30, 2010.