Monday, December 29, 2008
Freddie Hubbard memorabilia - DownBeat 1974 Poll
Freddie Hubbard was elected # 1 Trumpet player of the year in the DownBeat 1974 Readers Poll, having received 977 votes. Miles Davis came in second with 899 votes, followed by Maynard Ferguson (512), Dizzy Gillespie (339) and Randy Brecker (255). Click on the image to enlarge it and see the complete results, published in the December 19, 1974 issue of Down Beat.