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Gilmore, John
Who's who of jazz in Montreal : Ragtime to 1970
Montreal: Vehicule Press, 1989


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  Amor, Tony   clarinet, alto saxophone
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  Bacon, Walter Daniel (b. 1926)   drummer
  Baculis, Al [Joseph George Alphonse Allan] (b. 1930)   saxophone, clarinet
  Baker, Ernie   trumpet
  Barley, Brian (Holgate) (b. 1942 d. 1971)   saxophone, clarinet
  Barton, Roy (a. 1952)   alto saxophone
  Barwick, Billy [William George] (b. 1936)   drummer
  Basso, Guido (b. 1937)   flugel horn, trumpet
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  Bley, Hyman Paul (b. 1932)   piano
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  Bourguignon, Jose (b. 1929 d. 1982)   drummer
  Bourne, Ilene (b. 1914 d. 1970)   piano, organ
  Bradley, Glenn [Gwinn Doylan] (b. 1943)   saxophone, clarinet
  Braxton, George (a. 1959)   drummer
  Brien, Berni [Bernard] (b. 1935)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Brock, Ted (a. 1920s-1940s)   trumpet
  Brown, Dennis Aubrey [Dimp] (b. 1928)   drummer
  Brown, Nina (a. 1932)   piano
  Burroughs, Dave (a. 1930s)   trumpet
  Butterfield, Arnold James (b. 1924)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Cassidy, Stanley [Bruce] (b. 1938)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Cassmore, Emmanuel (a. 1920s-1930s)   cornet, trombone
  Chamitov, Max (b. 1910)   piano
  Charbonneau, Yves (b. 1939)   trumpet
  Chatham, Errol Leslie (b. 1939)   string bass
  Chatham, Steve [Lorne Stephen Thomas] (b. 1943)   drummer
  Christopher, Chet (a. 1945-1957)   alto sax, tenor sax
  Coggins, Gil [Gilbert Lloyd] (b. 1928)   piano
  Costi, Frank (b. 1917)   tenor sax, alto sax
  Cowans, Al (b. 1913)   washboard, drummer
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  Decaire, Roy (a. 1930s-1940s)   drummer
  Desjardins, Roland (b. 1930)   accoustic bass
  Dixon, Johnny (b. 1898 d. 1978)   trumpet
  Doctor, Al (a. 1962-1964)   alto saxophone
  Donato, Michel (Andre) (b. 1942)   string bass, piano
  Downes, Wray [Rupert Arnold Wray] (b. 1931)   piano
  Dunbar, Wally [Walter Edward James] (b. 1934)   trumpet
  Duncan, Charlie [Charles Anthony] (b. 1926)   drummer, singer
  Duncan, Clyde Leonard (b. 1912 d. 1973)   string bass, banjo
  Duncan, Lloyd Leslie (b. 1904 d. 1963)   tenor sax, alto sax
  Eastman, Roy George (b. 1934)   acoustic bass, electric bass
  Eckstein, Willie [William] (b. 1888 d. 1963)   piano, composer
  Edmond, Rejean (b. 1938)   drummer
  Edmonds, Kenny (a. 1969-1950)   drummer
  Enlow, Harry [Harold Victor] (b. 1917)   violin
  Everleigh, Bob (a. 1920s)   clarinet, saxophone
  Fasano, Buddy [Ubaldo] (b. 1933)   piano, string bass
  Ferguson, Maynard (b. 1928)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Ferguson, Percy [Mike Percival] (b. 1926)   saxophone, clarinet
  Ferland, Richard (b. 1938)   tenor sax, clarinet
  Fleming, Gordie (a. 1940s-1970s)   accordionist, piano
  Fletcher, Lou (a. 1934-1935)   CN~, trumpeter
  Flood, Sydney (a. 1930s-1950s)   clarinet
  Ford, Hector Borley (b. 1919)   string bass, piano
  Franco, Freddy   guitar
  Fuller, Jerry (Lynn) (b. 1939)   drummer, drums
  Gagnon, Lee (b. 1934)   tenor, alto saxophone
  Garner, Linton (b. 1915)   piano, arranger
  Garrick, Steve [Steven Alexander] (b. 1930)   piano, vibraphone
  Gaudet, Boogie [Paul Rudolph] (b. 1928)   saxophone
  Gaylor, Hal [Harold Walden] (b. 1929)   bass (instrument), string bass
  Georgette, Billy [William Albert] (b. 1935)   piano
  Gordon, C. (a. 1923)   drummer
  Graham, Billy [William James] (b. 1928)   drummer
  Gravel, Pete [Lucien] (a. 1930s-1950s)   string bass
  Greenwich, Sonny (b. 1936)   electric guitar, guitar
  Guilaroff, Vera (b. 1902 d. 1976)   piano
  Habib, Don [Donald] (b. 1935)   acoustic bass, electric bass
  Hakim, Sadik (b. 1921 d. 1983)   piano
  Hall, Sleepy   alto saxophone, banjo
  Hampton, Buddy (b. 1937)   drummer, percussion
  Hanni, Bob Marcell (b. 1942)   guitar, singer
  Harding, Buster (b. 1917 d. 1965)   arranger, piano
  Harris, Charles J. (a. 1917-1924)   cornet, trombone
  Haynes, Roland (a. 1964-1968)   string bass
  Henstridge, Ian Edward (b. 1938 d. 1982)   string bass, trombone
  Henstridge, Wimp [Wallace Holden] (b. 1935 d. 1965)   tenor saxophone
  Holiday, Arthur H. (a. 1922-1928)   violin
  Holmes, Bill (a. 1960s)   tenor saxophone
  Holmes, Johnny [John Joseph Harold] (b. 1916 d. 1989)   trumpeter, bandleader
  Homzy, Andrew Paul (b. 1945)   TU~, piano
  Hooper, Lou [Louis Stanley] (b. 1894 d. 1977)   piano
  Hooper, Terry [Terence] (d. 1972)   drummer
  Horne, Billy [William Henry Jr.] (b. 1928)   piano, organ
  Hufford, Roger Earl (b. 1928)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Isaac, Vern [Vernon Clarence] (b. 1913)   tenor sax, alto sax
  Jacobs, Leon (a. 1951)   string bass
  Jennings, Al [Allan] (a. 1940s-1950s)   drummer
  Johnson, Benny [Ben] (a. 1929-1960)   guitar
  Johnson, Frank (a. 1929-1930)   trombone, singer
  Johnson, Henry (a. 1929-1935)   tenor saxophone, clarinet
  Johnson, Herb [William Herbert] (b. 1902)   tenor saxophone, clarinet
  Johnson, Herbert Augustus [Boston Herb] (b. 1901)   alto sax, tenor sax
  Johnston, Clayton (a. 1960s)   drummer
  Jones, Buddy (a. 1945-1965)   piano, organ
  Jones, Clarence (a. 1948-1950)   drummer
  Jones, Herman (a. 1941)   instrumentalist
  Jones, Jimmy [James Floyd] (a. 1929)   trumpet
  Jones, Oliver Theophilus (b. 1934)   jazz piano
  Jordan, Buddy [Henry] (b. 1923)   trumpeter, singer
  Kaye, Maury (b. 1932 d. 1983)   piano, composer
  Kennedy, George (a. 1959-1966)   tenor saxophone
  Kersey, Bill [William (b. ERR4>)   tenor sax, clarinet
  King, Al [Albert James] (b. 1916)   accoustic bass
  Kostenuk, Jack (b. 1919)   accoustic bass
  Lachapelle, Guy (b. 1931)   percussion, teacher
  Lacombe, Buck [Gilbert] (b. 1921)   guitar, banjo
  Lacroix, Dennis (a. 1950s-1960s)   drummer
  Laflamme, Gilles (b. 1935)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Lafortune, Paul (a. 1950s-1960s)   drummer
  Lafreniere, Jean-Baptiste (b. 1875 d. 1911)   piano
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  Langlois, Rob [Robert] (b. 1914 d. 1987)   piano
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  Lavallee, Roland Ernest (b. 1922)   piano
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  Leitch, Peter John (b. 1944)   electric guitar
  Lessard, Daniel Jacques (b. 1947)   acoustic bass, electric bass
  Long, Jack Edmon (b. 1929)   trumpet
  Loseby, Stu [Stewart Johnstone] (b. 1937)   tenor saxophone
  Lundy, B.T. [Benjamin] (b. 1921)   tenor saxophone
  Macdermot, Galt (Arthur Terence) (b. 1929)   composer, electric piano
  Macdonald, Gerry [Gerald Stewart] (b. 1925)   clarinet, saxophone
  Maiste, Art [Armas] (b. 1929)   piano
  Malloy, Bobby [Robert] (b. 1931)   drummer, percussion
  Martucci, Bill [William Carmen] (b. 1922)   drummer
  Mason, Leroy Vernon (b. 1924)   saxophone, flute
  Maxham, Harry [Maxi] (b. 1916)   alto sax, tenor sax
  Mayer, Maurice Adrien (b. 1929)   alto sax, soprano sax
  Mayfield (a. 1934-1935)   banjo, guitar
  McHugh, Fred (b. 1937 d. 1986)   acoustic bass, electric bass
  McKendry, Spike [Keith] (a. 1960s-1970s)   drummer, percussion
  McKenzie, Mack [Wilbur] (d. 1967)   trumpeter, cornet
  Meredith, Russ [Russell Mowbray] (b. 1907)   trumpeter, singer
  Metcalf, Louis (b. 1905 d. 1981)   cornet, trumpet
  Michaud, Neil (b. 1927 a. 1950s)   string bass, professor of music
  Minshull, Mack (a. 1950s-1960s)   trombone
  Montgomery, Benny (a. 1930s)   trumpet
  Moreau, Jacques (b. 1917)   piano
  Moxley, Brad [Bradley] (a. 1932-1939)   piano
  Munro, Buddy [Dudley] (b. 1931)   piano, organ
  Nadeau, Pierre [Gros Pierre] (b. 1943)   piano
  Nadon, Guy (b. 1934)   drummer
  Nichols, Freddie [Fred] (b. 1920 d. 1963)   alto sax, baritone sax
  Normand, Cisco [Emile Roland] (b. 1936)   drummer, vibraphone
  Orchard, Jack [John Robert] (b. 1929)   drummer
  Pall, Alvin Barry (b. 1943)   tenor sax, baritone sax
  Pall, Irving (b. 1912 d. 1965)   tenor saxophone, violin
  Palmas, Carl (a. 1960s)   string bass
  Paradis, Eddy [Adrien] (b. 1911)   tenor sax, alto sax
  Park, Ron [Ronald John] (b. 1944 d. 1971)   saxophone, flute
  Parris, Richard Hamilton (b. 1935)   saxophone
  Patrick, Stan [Stanley Charles] (b. 1935)   piano, vibraphone
  Penfold, Al [Edgar Alan Francis] (b. 1940)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Penn, Jack [John] (b. 1910 d. 1957)   piano
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  Perron, Leo (b. 1935)   saxophone, flute
  Perry, P.J. [Paul John] (b. 1941)   saxophone, flute
  Peterson, Chuck [Charles] (d. 1984)   trumpet
  Peterson, Oscar (Emmanuel) (b. 1925)   piano, pianoforte
  Pontano, Rudy [Radolpho Albino] (b. 1932)   piano, accordionist
  Prefontaine, Doc [Jean] (b. 1926)   tenor saxophone, flute
  Primeau, Bernie [Bernard Joseph Roland] (b. 1939)   drummer
  Proby, Ron (b. 1941)   saxophone
  Quinn, Frank (b. 1919)   guitar, banjo
  Ramsey, Collie (a. 1950s-1960s)   piano, singer
  Ranger, Claude (b. 1941)   drummer, composer
  Reid, Curly [Hubert John] (b. 1915)   electric guitar, singer
  Reno, Johnny [Giovanni Roco] [Rocky] (b. 1917)   alto sax, tenor sax
  Resther, Claude (b. 1930)   drummer
  Revere, Paul (b. 1929)   piano
  Richard, Maurice C. (a. 1960s)   acoustic bass, electric bass
  Richardson, Dougie [Douglas Joseph] Richie (b. 1937)   tenor sax, soprano sax
  Rider, Jack [John Albert James] (b. 1928 d. 1988)   tenor sax, clarinet
  Roberts, Art [Arthur Williams] (b. 1930)   piano, organ
  Roberts, Ozzie [Austin] (a. 1948-1950)   string bass
  Roby, Bob [Robert Joseph] (b. 1925)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Rohrlick, Roland (b. 1923)   piano
  Rollins, Bob (b. 1935)   piano
  Romandini, Tony [Giuseppe Alexander Antonio] (b. 1928)   guitar, composer
  Rudd, Bob [Robert Bryant] (b. 1920 d. 1971)   accoustic bass
  Samson, Armand Xavier (b. 1913)   guitar, banjo
  Samuels, Noble [Duke] (b. 1921)   accoustic bass
  Scherer, Mac [Marcel] (b. 1919 d. 1980)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Schilling, Bob (b. 1927 d. 1956)   accoustic bass
  Scott, Gladstone (a. 1950s)   tenor saxophone, flute
  Sealey, George Stedman [Steddy] (b. 1918 d. 1962)   tenor saxophone, flute
  Sealey, Hughie [Charles Hugh] (b. 1916 d. 1980)   saxophone, clarinet
  Sealey, Milt [Milton Randolph] (b. 1928)   piano, singer
  Sealy, Joe (b. 1939)   piano, organ
  Shorter, Andy [Andrew Paul Jr.] (b. 1942)   drummer
  Shorter, Andy [Andrew Sr.] (b. 1899 d. 1963)   saxophone
  Shorter, Arnold (a. 1929-1930)   string bass, trumpeter
  Shorter, Bill [William H.] (a. 1927-1940s)   tenor saxophone, piano
  Simard, Roger (b. 1933)   drummer, vibraphone
  Simms, Eddie (a. 1920s-1930s)   banjo
  Skinner, Kenny (a. 1960s)   piano
  Smith, Elmer Hawthorne [Smitty] (b. 1897 d. 1941)   piano, saxophone
  Spanier, Herb [Herbert Anthoy Charles] (b. 1928)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Starks, Benny (a. 1935)   trumpet
  Summers, Oscar (a. 1934)   instrumentalist
  Sutton, Mynie [Myron Pierman] (b. 1903 d. 1982)   alto sax, bandleader
  Sylvester, Sarge (a. 1957-1958)   piano
  Symonds, Ivan Sterling (b. 1933)   electric guitar
  Symonds, Nelson Frederick (b. 1933)   guitar
  Taylor, Jasper (b. 1894 d. 1964)   drummer, drums
  Teasley, Wiley J. (a. 1920s)   banjo
  Thomas, Harry (b. 1890 d. 1941 a. 1909)   piano, Canada's earliest jazz artist
  Thomas, Millard G. (d. 1955)   piano, composer
  Thomas, Rene Francois August Nicholas (b. 1927 d. 1975)   electric guitar, guitar
  Thouin, Guy (b. 1940)   drummer, percussion
  Tipaldi, Andy (b. 1894 d. 1969)   banjo, orchestra leader
  Varacalli, Nick [Nicholas] (b. 1929)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Villeneuve, Norm [Norman Marshall] (b. 1937)   drummer
  Vogel, Vic [Victor Stephane] (b. 1935)   conductor, composer
  Wade, Alfie [Alfred] (a. 1940s-1966)   piano
  Wade, Steep [Harold Gordon Pemberton] (b. 1918 d. 1953)   piano, alto saxophone
  Wade, Willie [Bill] (a. 1935-1940s)   drummer, xylophone
  Walters, Errol Anthony (b. 1948)   acoustic bass, electric bass
  Watanabe, Butch [Jiro] (b. 1924)   trombone, trumpeter
  Wellman, Allan Howard [Pee Wee] (b. 1918)   trumpeter, singer
  West, Theodore (a. 1920s)   clarinet
  Whinfield, Randolph (b. 1901)   clarinet, alto saxophone
  White, Bill (a. 1959-1960s)   electric guitar
  White, James [Slap Rags] (b. 1933)   piano, organ
  White, Keith Mather (b. 1929)   piano
  White, Michael (Walter) (b. 1933)   electric violin, composer
  Wilkinson, Wilkie [Mark Francis] (b. 1921)   drummer, bongos
  Williams, Valdo Osmond (a. 1949-1957)   piano
  Wilson, Reggie [Reginald Peter] (b. 1933)   piano, singer
  Winestone, Benny [Benjamin] (b. 1906 d. 1974)   clarinet, tenor sax
  Zadak, Stan [Jaroslav Frantisek] (b. 1927)   accoustic bass
  Zubis, Norm [Norman] (b. 1943)   piano, organ

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