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Litchfield, Jack
The Canadian jazz discography 1916-1980
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1982


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  Adams, Bucky   saxophone
  Agostini, Lucio (b. 1913 d. 1996)   conductor, arranger
  Alexis (a. 1974)   singer, composer
  Amadio, Norm [Albert Norman Benedict] (b. 1928)   jazz piano, danceband pianist
  Amaro, Eugene (a. 1958-1969)   horns, saxophone
  Ambrose, Tommy (b. 1939)   singer, vocals ?
  Appleyard, Peter (b. 1928)   guitar, vibraphone
  Armstrong, Louis (b. 1900)   cast, composer
  Armstrong, Walter Zuber (a. 1968-1970)   flute, clarinet
  Arpin, John (Francis Oscar) (b. 1936)   piano, singer
  Ayoub, Nick [Nicholas] (b. 1926)   tenor sax, soprano sax
  Baculis, Al [Joseph George Alphonse Allan] (b. 1930)   saxophone, clarinet
  Badgley, Bill (b. 1927)   piano
  Banks, Tommy (Thomas Benjamin) (b. 1936)   piano, conductor
  Barley, Brian (Holgate) (b. 1942 d. 1971)   saxophone, clarinet
  Barry, Stephen (a. 1979)   bandleader
  Basso, Guido (b. 1937)   flugel horn, trumpet
  Bastien, Kid [Clifford] (b. 1940)   trumpet
  Beauregard, Paul (a. 1959)   saxophone
  Belair, Bix [Guy] (d. 1978)   trumpet
  Berger, Karl [Karlhanns] (b. 1935)   banjo, piano
  Bey, Salome (a. 1970)   cast, singer
  Bickert, Ed [Edward Isaac] (b. 1932)   guitar
  Blackley, Keith (b. 1950)   drummer
  Bley, Hyman Paul (b. 1932)   piano
  Blouin, Claude Marc [Daddy] (b. 1929)   trombone
  Boag, Max (b. 1906)   bass, leader
  Borgerson, Borgy (a. 1967)   banjo, guitar
  Boudreau, Walter (b. 1947)   composer, saxophone
  Bowie, Joseph (b. 1958)   trombone
  Brand, Adolf Johannes (b. 1934)   baritone sax, jazz piano
  Brandt, Gordie (b. 1924)   guitar
  Braxton, Anthony (b. 1945)   alto saxophone, flute
  Breau, Lenny [Leonard] (b. 1941 d. 1984)   guitar, singer
  Britto, Carol (b. 1935 a. 1957)   piano
  Brooks, Dianne (b. 1938 a. 1960s)   singer
  Browne, Brian (a. 1960s)   piano
  Brubeck, Dave [David Warren] (b. 1920)   alto saxophone, composer
  Burt, John Edward (b. 1914)   arranger, composer
  Butler, Bill (b. 1927)   piano
  Cable, Howard Reid (b. 1920)   conductor, arranger
  Caine, Simon (b. 1949)   guitar, singer
  Caplan, Dave (a. 1923-1924 active: 1924-1926)   banjo
  Centro, Vic (a. 1962)   accordion
  Chadbourne, Eugene (b. 1954)   guitar
  Chamitov, Max (b. 1910)   piano
  Chappell, Tony (a. 1972)   bandleader
  Charlebois, Robert (b. 1945)   singer, tenor
  Cheatham, Doc [Adolphus Anthony] (b. 1905)   trumpet, vocals
  Chiasson, Warren (b. 1934)   vibraphone, percussion
  Chotem, Neil (b. 1920)   piano, composer
  Clark, Don (b. 1938)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Clayton, Buck (b. 1911 d. 1991 a. 1936-1943)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Clayton-Thomas, David (b. 1941)   singer, vocals
  Cockburn, Bruce (b. 1945)   singer, songwriter
  Coleman, Charles (a. 1964)   piano
  Collier, Ron [Ronald William] (b. 1930)   composer, bandleader
  Coward, Alf (b. 1920)   piano, arranger
  Coxson, Jimmy (a. 1950s)   piano
  Cuesta, Henry (b. 1931)   clarinet, alto saxophone
  Culley, Fred (d. 1968)   conductor, violin
  Curson, Ted [Theodore] (b. 1935)   trumpet
  Dal Bello, Lisa (b. 1958 a. 1980)   singer
  Dale, Barry (a. 1963)   singer, clarinet
  Dale, Jimmy [James Edwin] (b. 1935)   arranger, conductor
  Davidson, Jimmy [James Douglas] (b. 1908 d. 1978)   cornet, singer
  Day, Rickey (a. 1966)   singer
  De Margerie, Paul (b. 1931 d. 1968)   piano, arranger
  De Villiers, Jerry (a. 1963)   piano, organ
  Dean, Ken (b. >1930)   cornet
  Denny, Jack (b. 1894 d. 1950)   bandleader, piano
  Desmond, Paul (b. 1924 d. 1977)   alto saxophone
  Di Novi, Gene [Eugene] (b. 1928)   piano
  Dorlette, Lionel (a. 1973)   soprano, alto saxophone
  Downes, Wray [Rupert Arnold Wray] (b. 1931)   piano
  Drake, Jodi (a. 1959)   singer
  Dubin, Larry (Lawrence Jacob) (b. 1931 d. 1978)   drummer
  Dyksman, Peter (a. 1969)   bass guitar
  Eckstein, Willie [William] (b. 1888 d. 1963)   piano, composer
  Edwards, Bobby (b. 1948)   guitar
  Elfstrom, Ted (a. 1960)   trombone
  Ellias, Roddy (b. 1946)   guitar, composer
  Ellington (b. 1899 d. 1974)   composer, direttore d'orchestra
  Erbe, Micky (a. 1970)   arranger, composer
  Ewell, Don [Donald Tyson] (b. 1916 d. 1983)   jazz piano, piano
  Fair, Jane (b. 1948)   saxophone
  Ferguson, Maynard (b. 1928)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Fleming, Gordie (a. 1940s-1970s)   accordionist, piano
  Foreman, Charles (b. 1949)   piano
  Francis, Bob (a. 1972)   singer
  Francks, Don (b. 1932)   cast, singer
  Gage, Chris (b. 1927 d. 1964)   piano
  Gagnon, Lee (b. 1934)   tenor, alto saxophone
  Galloway, Jim [James Braidie] (b. 1936)   saxophone, clarinet
  Gannon, Oliver (b. 1943)   guitar
  Garber, Jan (b. 1897 d. 1977)   bandleader, orchestra
  Garber, Lloyd Elmer (b. 1940)   guitar, teacher
  Garner, Linton (b. 1915)   piano, arranger
  Garrick, Steve [Steven Alexander] (b. 1930)   piano, vibraphone
  Gerow, Hahle (a. 1979)   guitar, singer
  Getz, Stan [Stanley] (b. 1927 d. 1991)   tenor saxophone, leader
  Gillis, Don (b. 1912 d. 1978)   piano, trumpeter
  Gimby, Bobby [Robert Stead] (b. 1918 a. 1940s)   trumpeter, songwriter
  Girard, Willy (b. 1907)   violin
  Graham, Bette (a. 1954)   singer
  Graham, Sheila (a. 1948)   singer
  Greenwich, Sonny (b. 1936)   electric guitar, guitar
  Grosney, Paul (b. 1923)   trumpeter, music director
  Guilaroff, Vera (b. 1902 d. 1976)   piano
  Hakim, Sadik (b. 1921 d. 1983)   piano
  Hales, Bobby [Robert Arthur] (b. 1934)   trumpeter, conductor
  Hall, Glen (b. 1950)   saxophone, flute
  Hall, Herb [Herbert] (b. 1907)   clarinet, alto saxophone
  Hall, Jim [James Stanley] (b. 1930)   jazz guitar
  Hall, Sleepy   alto saxophone, banjo
  Hallman, Arthur Garfield (b. 1910)   singer, arranger
  Hammond, Marie-Lynn (b. 1948)   singer, songwriter
  Hardy, Hagood (b. 1937)   composer, arranger
  Harris, Neil Foster (b. 1925)   composer, arranger
  Harrison, Lance (Easton) (b. >1920)   saxophone, clarinet
  Heatherington, Diane (b. 1948)   singer
  Helbig, Herbie (a. 1968)   piano, conductor
  Hemphill, Julius (b. 1938)   alto sax, tenor sax
  Hoelke, Gerry (a. 1970)   string bass, piano
  Holland, Dave [David] (b. 1946)   bass, double bass
  Holmes, Johnny [John Joseph Harold] (b. 1916 d. 1989)   trumpeter, bandleader
  Hooper, Lou [Louis Stanley] (b. 1894 d. 1977)   piano
  Hopkins, Claude (Driskett) (b. 1903 d. 1984)   piano, arranger
  Horn, Paul (b. 1930)   composer, Dirigent
  Horne, Billy [William Henry Jr.] (b. 1928)   piano, organ
  Howard, Jim (a. 1978)   piano, trumpeter
  Hubbell, Frank Allen (b. 1907 d. 1971)   bandleader, trumpet
  Hyslop, Ricky [John Richmond] (b. 1915)   violin, conductor
  Isaac, Vern [Vernon Clarence] (b. 1913)   tenor sax, alto sax
  Jackson, Calvin (b. 1919 d. 1985)   arranger, piano
  Jacquet, Illinois [Jean Baptiste] (b. 1922 a. 1941)   tenor saxophone
  Jamal, Ahmad (b. 1930)   piano
  Jefferson, Ken (a. 1960s)   piano
  Johnson, J.J. (b. 1924 a. 1988)   jazz trombone, trombone
  Johnson, Shox (a. 1980)   bandleader
  Johnston, Ron (b. 1942)   piano, keyboard
  Joplin, Janis (b. 1943 d. 1970)   singer, songwriter
  Joyce, Teddy (b. 1907 d. 1941)   leader, violin
  Kallao, Alex [Alexander] (b. 1932)   piano
  Kane, John (Jack) (b. 1924 d. 1961)   arranger, conductor
  Kenney, Mart (b. 1910 a. 1930s)   bandleader, saxophone
  King, Vanda (a. 1972)   singer
  King Biscuit Boy (b. 1944)   harmonica, singer
  Kleniec, Michael (a. 1978)   guitar
  Knecht, Joseph (a. 1917-1925)   music director at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New
  Koffman, Moe [Morris] (b. 1928)   flute, alto saxophone
  Labarbera, Pat [Pascel] (b. 1944)   saxophone
  Lacombe, Buck [Gilbert] (b. 1921)   guitar, banjo
  Lacy, Steve (b. 1934)   soprano sax, composer
  Lake, Oliver (Eugene) (b. 1942)   alto saxophone, composer
  Lalonde, Pierre [Joseph Alphonse Jean Pierre] (b. 1941)   singer, actor
  Landry, Yvan Guy (b. 1931)   vibraphone, piano
  Lecompte, Aurele (b. 1940)   piano, arranger
  Leduc, Pierre (b. 1941)   piano, composer
  Lee, David (b. 1934)   lawyer, composer
  Leitch, Peter John (b. 1944)   electric guitar
  Lenz, Jack (a. 1977)   keyboard instrument maker
  Leonard, Harold (a. 1924-1930)   bandleader
  Leveillee, Claude (b. 1932)   singer, songwriter
  Leveque, Marcel (b. 1928)   trumpeter, conductor
  Lewis, George (b. 1952)   composer, trombone
  Lindon, Johnny (a. 1963)   society orchestra leader
  Locas, Gerald (b. 1943)   piano
  Lofsky, Lorne (b. 1954)   guitar
  Lombardo, Guy [Gaetano Alberto] (b. 1902 d. 1977)   bandleader, director
  Louis, Benny (a. 1939)   piano
  Macdermot, Galt (Arthur Terence) (b. 1929)   composer, electric piano
  MacPherson, Fraser [John Fraser] (b. 1928)   saxophone, flute
  Magadini, Peter (b. 1942)   drummer
  Maiste, Art [Armas] (b. 1929)   piano
  Mangione, Chuck [Charles Frank] (b. 1940)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Marshall, Phyllis (Irene Elizabeth) (b. 1921)   singer, actress
  Martucci, Simone (a. 1920)   society orchestra leader
  Mason, Dutch (b. 1938)   singer, guitar
  McClish, Dick (b. 1948)   guitar
  McConnell, Rob [Robert Murray Gordon] (b. 1935)   valve trombone, composer
  McDougall, Ian (Walter) (b. 1938)   trombone, composer
  McHarg, Jim (b. 1927)   string bass, composer
  McIver, Joseph Allan (b. 1904 d. 1969)   composer, arranger
  McKay, Cliff [Clifford John] (b. 1909)   clarinet, saxophone
  McLey, David (b. 1947)   piano, synthesizer
  McLintock, Ellis Lee (b. 1921 d. 1997)   trumpeter, conductor
  McMullin, Robert Wesley (b. 1921)   composer, arranger
  McPeek, Benjamin Dewey (b. 1934 d. 1981)   composer, conductor
  McShann, Hootie [Jay] (b. 1909 a. 1941-1943)   piano, singer
  Metcalfe, Ronn (a. 1956)   guitar, piano
  Michalek, Al (a. 1975)   tenor saxophone, flute
  Milestone, Tom (a. 1960s)   saxophone, singer
  Miller, Clarence Horatio (b. 1922)   string bass, tenor sax
  Mitchell, Joni (b. 1943)   composer, lyricist
  Mitchell, Roscoe (Edward) (b. 1940)   reeds, saxophone
  Monk, Thelonious (Sphere) (b. 1917 d. 1982)   piano, pianoforte
  Montgomery, Wes [John Leslie] (b. 1923 d. 1968)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Morath, Max (Edward) (b. 1926)   ragtime piano, entertainer
  Morrow, Art [Arthur] (b. 1919)   conductor, arranger
  Moses, Katheryn (Bethene) (b. 1943)   flute, singer
  Moses, Ted [Teddy Lavern] (b. 1943)   composer, piano
  Motley, Frank (b. 1923)   trumpet
  Munro, Waldo   piano
  Nadeau, Pierre [Gros Pierre] (b. 1943)   piano
  Namaro, Jimmy [James] (b. 1919)   vibraphone, marimba
  Neil, Al [Alan Douglas] (b. 1924)   piano, composer
  Niewood, Gerry (a. 1976)   flute, soprano saxophone
  Nimmons, Phil [Philip Rista] (b. 1923)   clarinet, composer
  Niosi, Bert [Bartolo] (b. 1909 d. 1987)   bandleader, clarinet
  Normand, Cisco [Emile Roland] (b. 1936)   drummer, vibraphone
  Norris, Ray (b. 1916 d. 1958)   guitar, leader
  Noto, Sam (b. 1930)   trumpet, trumpeter
  O'Connor, Billy [William] (b. 1914)   singer, piano
  O'Driscoll, Jimmy (a. 1975)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Oxbol, Torben (a. 1979)   bass
  Page, Paul (b. 1911)   singer, leader
  Paley, Ron (b. 1951)   piano, bass
  Pall, Alvin Barry (b. 1943)   tenor sax, baritone sax
  Parker, Doug (a. 1967)   piano, organ
  Perry, Andre (b. 1938)   recording executive, musician
  Perry, P.J. [Paul John] (b. 1941)   saxophone, flute
  Peterson, Oscar (Emmanuel) (b. 1925)   piano, pianoforte
  Phillips, Colina (b. 1945)   singer
  Pirie, Jim (a. 1968)   guitar, arranger
  Plunkett, Merton Wesley (b. 1888 d. 1966)   comedian
  Price, Sam [Samuel Blythe] (b. 1908 d. 1992)   piano, singer
  Proby, Ron (b. 1941)   saxophone
  Pullen, Don (Gabriel) (b. 1944)   piano, leader
  Raderman, Harry (a. 1917-1943)   drummer, drums
  Raider, Nat (b. 1929)   trumpet
  Ramm, Ken (b. 1952)   guitar
  Randle, Doug [Harry Douglas] (b. 1928)   composer, lyricist
  Read, Alexander (b. 1923 d. 1980)   piano, actor
  Rhyder, Bobby (b. 1931)   singer, percussion
  Riccio, Pat [Patrick Joseph] (b. 1918 d. 1982)   saxophone, flute
  Rider, Jack [John Albert James] (b. 1928 d. 1988)   tenor sax, clarinet
  Riley, Doug [Douglas Brian] (b. 1945 a. 1969)   composer, arranger
  Robbins, David (b. 1923)   trombone, teacher
  Robinson, Billy (a. 1972)   tenor saxophone
  Roderman, Ted [Leon Ted] (b. 1924 d. 1980)   trombone
  Romandini, Tony [Giuseppe Alexander Antonio] (b. 1928)   guitar, composer
  Romanelli, Luigi (b. 1885 d. 1942)   orchestra leader, violin
  Rosolino, Frank (b. 1926 d. 1978)   trombone, vocals
  Rully, Aura (b. 1946)   singer
  Ruther, Wyatt (Robert) [Bull] (b. 1923)   bass (instrument), bass
  Rutherford, Mark (a. 1975)   piano, flute
  Scarlett, Mose (b. 1946)   guitar, singer
  Sealey, Milt [Milton Randolph] (b. 1928)   piano, singer
  Sealy, Joe (b. 1939)   piano, organ
  Senensky, Bernie [Bernard Melvin] (b. 1944)   piano, composer
  Shea, Tom   piano
  Shepp, Archie (Vernon) (b. 1937)   sax, tenor sax
  Shines, Johnny [John Ned] (b. 1915 d. 1992)   blues guitar, vocals
  Shulman, Joel (a. 1951-1955)   piano
  Sikora, Ray (a. 1974)   piano, trombone
  Silver, Harvey (b. 1917)   piano, arranger
  Simard, Roger (b. 1933)   drummer, vibraphone
  Simpson, Howard (a. 1938)   musician
  Smith, Bill [William Ernest] (b. 1938)   saxophone, clarinet
  Smith, Keith (a. 1962)   trumpet
  Smith, Keith (John) (b. 1940)   trumpet
  Smith, Roy (b. 1930 d. 1976)   tenor sax, clarinet
  Smith, Willie "the Lion" (b. 1897 d. 1973)   jazz piano, piano
  Sneddon, Carse (a. 1966)   trumpeter, arranger
  Snider, Louis (b. 1918)   organ, piano
  Snow, Michael (James Aleck) (b. 1929)   piano, trumpeter
  Solal, Martial (b. 1927)   jazz piano, piano
  Souders, Jackie   orchestra leader, trombone
  Spanier, Herb [Herbert Anthoy Charles] (b. 1928)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Specht, Paul (b. 1895 d. 1954)   bandleader, violin
  Stach, Eric (b. 1941)   alto saxophone, soprano
  Stone, Fred (b. 1935 d. 1986)   flugel horn, trumpeter
  Stroup, Bob (a. 1977)   trombone, tenor sax
  Stuart, Michael (b. 1948)   tenor saxophone
  Sullivan, Pat   composer, arranger
  Swain, Hal   alto sax, bandleader
  Taylor, Mike (b. 1932)   jazz piano
  Teitelbaum, Richard (Lowe) (b. 1939)   composer, synthesizer
  Tell, Diane (b. 1957)   interprete
  Thomas, Harry (b. 1890 d. 1941 a. 1909)   piano, Canada's earliest jazz artist
  Thomas, Millard G. (d. 1955)   piano, composer
  Thompson, Don (b. 1932)   saxophone, composer
  Thomson, Donald (b. 1940)   bassist, piano
  Thomson, Stan (a. 1967)   piano, singer
  Tipaldi, Andy (b. 1894 d. 1969)   banjo, orchestra leader
  Toth, Jerry [Jaroslav] (b. 1928)   saxophone, clarinet
  Vaughan, Denny [Dennis] (b. 1922)   conductor, piano
  Venuto, Joe [Joseph] (b. 1929)   vibraphone, leader
  Vogel, Vic [Victor Stephane] (b. 1935)   conductor, composer
  Washington, Jackie (b. 1917)   guitar, piano
  Waters, Greg (b. 1943)   wind instrument
  Watson, Gilbert (b. 1898 d. 1959)   danceband leader, piano
  West, Theodore (a. 1920s)   clarinet
  Wheeler, Ken [Kenneth Vincent] (b. 1930)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  White, Mike (b. 1934)   cornet
  Wilkins, Rick [Herbert Richard] (b. 1937)   arranger, saxophone
  Wilkinson, Wilkie [Mark Francis] (b. 1921)   drummer, bongos
  Williams, Arthur (a. 1920s)   piano
  Woods, David (a. 1970)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Yerkes, Harry A. (a. 1917-1924)   drummer, drums

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