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 1988

Symes, Peter
Gamble, Peter
Focus on jazz
Photography by Peter Symes
Text by Peter Gamble
London: St. Martin's Press, 1988, 160 p.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Adams, George [Rufus] (b. 1940)   tenor saxophone, flute
  Bang, Billy (b. 1947)   violin, composer
  Blackwell, Ed [Edward Joseph] (b. 1929)   drummer
  Blakey, Art (b. 1919 d. 1990)   drummer, drums
  Bluiett, Hamiet (b. 1940)   baritone sax, alto clarinet
  Blythe, Arthur (Murray) [Black Arthur] (b. 1940)   alto sax, soprano sax
  Bowie, Lester (b. 1941)   trumpet
  Brand, Adolf Johannes (b. 1934)   baritone sax, jazz piano
  Brookmeyer, Bob [Robert] (b. 1929)   valve trombone, piano
  Carter, Benny (b. 1907)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Charles, Dennis (b. 1933)   drummer, drums
  Cheatham, Doc [Adolphus Anthony] (b. 1905)   trumpet, vocals
  Cherry, Don [Donald Eugene].) (b. 1936 a. 1950)   trumpeter, bandleader
  Cohn, Al (b. 1925 d. 1988)   orchestrator, saxophone
  Coxhill, Lol [Lowen] (b. 1932)   saxophone
  Curson, Ted [Theodore] (b. 1935)   trumpet
  Davis, Miles (Dewey) (b. 1926 d. 1991)   piano, tromba
  Davis, Nathan Tate (b. 1937)   tenor sax, music educator
  Dyani, Johnny (Mbizo) (b. 1945 d. 1986)   double bass
  Edison, Sweets (b. 1915)   drums, trumpet
  Evans, Gil (b. 1912 d. 1988)   arranger, piano
  Favors, Malachi (b. 1937)   bass (instrument), bass
  Freeman, Chico [Earl Lavon jr.] (b. 1949)   tenor saxophone, leader
  Gaillard, Slim [Bulee] (b. 1916 d. 1991)   guitar, singer
  Gillespie, Dizzy [John Birks] (b. 1917)   tromba, trumpet
  Green, Freddie (b. 1911 d. 1987)   guitar
  Grey, Al [Albert Thornton] (b. 1925)   trombone
  Griffin, Johnny (b. 1928)   alto saxophone, guitar
  Haden, Charlie [Charles Edward] (b. 1937)   string bass
  Hall, Adelaide (Louise) (b. 1895)   cast, jazz singer
  Hall, Jim [James Stanley] (b. 1930)   jazz guitar
  Hampton, Lionel (b. 1913)   drums, musicista
  Hardman, Bill [William Franklin Jr.] (b. 1933)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Harris, Beaver (b. 1936 d. 1991)   clarinet, drummer
  Haurand, Ali [Alfred Antonius Josef] (b. 1943)   double bass, percussion
  Hemphill, Julius (b. 1938)   alto sax, tenor sax
  Henderson, Joe [Joseph A.] (b. 1937)   orchestra, piano
  Higgins, Billy (b. 1936)   cast, director
  Holland, Dave [David] (b. 1946)   bass, double bass
  Hubbard, Freddie [Frederick Dewayne] (b. 1938)   trumpet, flugel horn
  Hutcherson, Bobby [Robert] (b. 1941)   vibraphone, marimba
  Jacquet, Illinois [Jean Baptiste] (b. 1922 a. 1941)   tenor saxophone
  Johnson, Budd (b. 1910 d. 1984)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Jones, Elvin (Ray) (b. 1927)   drummer, drums
  Jordan, Stanley (b. 1959)   guitar, jazz guitar
  King, Peter (b. 1940)   alto saxophone
  Korner, Alexis (b. 1928 d. 1984)   electric guitar, piano
  Laine, Cleo (b. 1927)   cast, singer
  Lake, Oliver (Eugene) (b. 1942)   alto saxophone, composer
  Lincoln, Abbey (b. 1930)   singer, vocals
  Lyttelton, Humphrey (b. 1921)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Mangelsdorff, Albert (b. 1928)   trombone, leader
  Manne, Shelley [Sheldon] (b. 1920 d. 1984)   director, drummer
  Marsalis, Branford (b. 1960)   sax, soprano sax
  Maxwell, Jimmy [James Kendrick] (b. 1917 a. 1935)   trumpet
  McGregor, Chris (b. 1936 d. 1990)   piano, bandleader
  Moholo, Louis (T.) (b. 1940)   drummer
  Moncur, Grachan (b. 1937)   trombone, composer
  Moody, James (b. 1925)   alto saxophone, flute
  Moss, Danny [Dennis] (b. 1927)   tenor saxophone, clarinet
  Muddy Waters (b. 1915 d. 1983)   blues singer, vocals
  Murray, David (b. 1955)   tenor saxophone
  Newman, Joe [Joseph Dwight] (b. 1922 d. 1992)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Nistico, Sal [Salvatore] (b. 1940 d. 1991)   tenor saxophone
  Norvo, Red (b. 1908)   cast, piano
  Osborne, Mike [Michael Evans] [Ossie] (b. 1941)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Parker, Evan (b. 1944)   Komposition, saxophone
  Pepper, Art [Arthur Edward] (b. 1925 d. 1982)   alto saxophone
  Person, Houston (b. 1934)   tenor saxophone
  Pine, Courtney (b. 1964)   sax, tenor sax
  Rivers, Sam [Samuel Carthorne] (b. 1930)   saxophone, piano
  Roach, Max [Maxwell Lemuel] (b. 1925)   bass, drfl~
  Rollins, Sonny (b. 1930)   tenor saxophone
  Rutherford, Paul (William) (b. 1940)   trombone
  Scofield, John (b. 1951)   electric guitar, guitar
  Scott, Tony (b. 1921)   clarinet
  Shaw, Woody [Herman] (b. 1944 d. 1989)   trumpet, flugel horn
  Shepp, Archie (Vernon) (b. 1937)   sax, tenor sax
  Shorter, Wayne (b. 1933)   tenor sax, soprano sax
  Sims, Zoot (b. 1925 d. 1985)   soprano sax, tenor sax
  Singer, Hal [Harold (b. 1919)   tenor saxophone
  Skidmore, Alan (Richard James) (b. 1942)   soprano sax, tenor sax
  Stewart, Bob (b. 1945)   tuba
  Stewart, Slam [Leroy Elliot] (b. 1914 d. 1987)   baritone sax, bass (instrument)
  Stitt, Sonny [Edward] (b. 1924 d. 1982)   alto sax, baritone sax
  Sun Ra (b. 1914)   composer, piano
  Surman, John (Douglas) (b. 1944 a. 1848)   baritone sax, Buchhandler
  Swallow, Steve [Stephen W.] (b. 1940)   bass (instrument), bass
  Tate, Buddy [George Holmes] (b. 1915)   tenor saxophone
  Taylor, Cecil (Percival) (b. 1933)   piano, composer
  Tracey, Stan [Stanley William] (b. 1926)   piano, pianoforte
  Ward, Carlos (Nathaniel) (b. 1940)   saxophone
  Weller, Don (b. 1947)   sax, tenor sax
  Wellins, Bobby [Robert Coull] (b. 1936)   sax, tenor sax
  Westbrook, Kate (a. 1974)   voice, wind instrument
  Westbrook, Mike [Michael John David] (b. 1936)   jazz composer, piano
  Wheeler, Ken [Kenneth Vincent] (b. 1930)   trumpeter, flugel horn
  Whittle, Tommy [Thomas] (b. 1926)   sax, tenor sax
  Williams, Joe (b. 1918)   banjo, bass (instrument)
  Woode, Jimmy [James Bryant] (b. 1928)   bass (instrument), bass

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