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Jazz Guitarist known for his use of amplified guitar
White band leader and saxophonist. Theme song was Cherokee
Trombonist and Band leader of Swing Era. Theme song was 'In The Mood'
Eccentric Pianist at Mintonsknown for disjointed angular quality. Famous song 'Round Midnight'
First bebop style modern pianist who's style was the opposite of Monk's. Played long flowing notes on the right hand.
Nicknamed Klook. House Drummer at Minton's who played in Miles Davis' Nonet.
Bandleader, Pianist and Singer nicknamed 'Hootie'
52nd Street in Manhattan known for its Jazz Clubs
After hours nightclub where bebop developed
Double bassist who played with Fate Marable then Duke Ellington. Played 'Jack the Bear'
Composer for Duke Ellington, composed 'Take the A Train'. First openly Gay Jazz Musician
Jazz Bassist and Cellist. Co leader of Dizzy Gillespies band. Successor of Jimmy Blanton.
Drummer and vibraphonist who grew up in the Sanctified church and tried to recreate that sound. His music was the antithesis of bebop.
First modern jazz pianist who played trumpet style piano. He broke up stride rhythms with unusual accents from his left hand.
Known as the Hi dee Ho Man. Performed at TheCotton Club. Kicked Dizzy Gillespie out of his band.
Good looking bandleader who hired Dizzy Gillespie as music director. Hit record was 'Jelly Jelly'
Percussionist and Innovator of Latin Jazz. Greatly influenced Dizzy Gillespie. Known for song 'Manteca'
Alto-Saxophonist/Clarinetist. Led Band with brother Tommy during Swing Era
alto saxophonist and an arranger/composer influenced Charlie Parker Parker played in his band was with Walter Page’s Blue Devils and Bennie Moten’s orchestra during its last da
Saxophone and Arrg/Composer known as The Frog
Major vibraphonist whose nickname was bags .Member of Modern Jazz Quartet.
Record producer who moved Jazz to concert halls. Managed artists such as Ella Fitzgerald
Pianist and bandleader who played with classical style. Theme song was 'Snowfall'
Arrg. who influenced cool jazz. Formed nonet with Miles Davis. arrg. Donna Lee for Charlie Parker
plays french horn in Nonet band first academic scholar in jazz introduced 3rd stream- a combo of jazz and classical music
Pianist and Music director of Modern Jazz Quartet.
Jazz Cafe where Monk and Coltrane played
Hard bop trumpeter who replaced Miles Davis in Charlie Parker Quintet
Trumpet Famous for his drug addiction,Played west coast cool jazz
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Created Dec 11, 2014ReportNominate
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