After leaving Hampton’s band, he became a freelance arranger, working with singer Helen Merrill, Ray Charles, Milt Jackson, Clifford Brown, Art Farmer, and Dinah Washington.
Miles Davis assessed Quincy Jones as follows:
“Some of the newspaper delivery, even if he enter into any house of the garden,he is not bitten by dog.
Definitely Quincy is exceptional person.”
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