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 1989

Leonard, Herman
Paudras, Francis
Carles, Philippe
The eye of jazz
Text assembled by Philippe Carles
Graphic design by Francis Paudras
London: Viking, 1989, 155 p.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Adderley, Cannonball [Julian Edwin] (b. 1928 d. 1975)   alto sax, bandleader
  Armstrong, Louis (b. 1900)   cast, composer
  Baker, Chet [Chesney Henry] (b. 1929 d. 1988)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Basie, [William] (b. 1904 d. 1984)   bandleader, composer
  Blakey, Art (b. 1919 d. 1990)   drummer, drums
  Brown, Clifford (b. 1930 d. 1956)   trumpet
  Brown, Ray [Raymond Mathews] (b. 1926)   bass, composer
  Clarke, Kenny [Klook] [Kenneth Spearman] (b. 1914 d. 1985)   drummer, drums
  Cole, Cozy [William Randolph] (b. 1909 d. 1981)   cast, drummer
  Cole, Nat King (b. 1917 d. 1965)   composer, lyricist
  Dameron, Tadd [Tadley Ewing Peake] (b. 1917 d. 1965)   arranger, composer
  Davis, Miles (Dewey) (b. 1926 d. 1991)   piano, tromba
  Dorham, Kenny [McKinley Howard] (b. 1924 d. 1972)   trumpet
  Eckstine, Billy (b. 1914 d. 1993)   singer, vocals
  Eldridge, Roy [David Roy] (b. 1911 d. 1989)   tromba, trumpet
  Ellington (b. 1899 d. 1974)   composer, direttore d'orchestra
  Garner, Erroll (Louis) (b. 1921 d. 1977)   musicista, piano
  Getz, Stan [Stanley] (b. 1927 d. 1991)   tenor saxophone, leader
  Gibbs, Terry (b. 1924)   vibraphone
  Gillespie, Dizzy [John Birks] (b. 1917)   tromba, trumpet
  Gonzales, Babs (b. 1919 d. 1980)   piano, vocals
  Gordon, Dexter (Keith) (b. 1923 d. 1990)   tenor saxophone
  Heard, J.C. [James Charles] (b. 1917 d. 1988)   director, drummer
  Herman, Woody (b. 1913 d. 1987)   bandleader, clarinet
  Hodges, Johnny (b. 1906 d. 1970 a. 1937-1951)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Holiday, Billie (b. 1915 d. 1959)   musicisti, singer
  Jones, Jo (b. 1911 d. 1985)   director, drummer
  Jones, Quincy (Delight) (b. 1933)   arranger, composer
  Kenton, Stan (b. 1912 d. 1979)   arranger, composer
  Konitz, Lee (b. 1927)   alto sax, soprano sax
  Manne, Shelley [Sheldon] (b. 1920 d. 1984)   director, drummer
  Monk, Thelonious (Sphere) (b. 1917 d. 1982)   piano, pianoforte
  Moody, James (b. 1925)   alto saxophone, flute
  Mulligan, Gerry [Gerald Joseph] (b. 1927)   arranger, baritone sax
  Navarro, Fats [Theodore] (b. 1923 d. 1950)   trumpet
  Page, Hot Lips [Oran Thaddeus] (b. 1908 d. 1954)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Parker, Charlie [Charles Christopher] (b. 1920 d. 1955)   alto saxophone
  Pettiford, Oscar (b. 1922 d. 1960)   bass (instrument), bass cello
  Phillips, Flip (b. 1915)   tenor saxophone
  Powell, Bud [Earl Rudolf] (b. 1924 d. 1966)   bop pianist, piano
  Rich, Buddy [Bernard] (b. 1917 d. 1987)   cast, director
  Roach, Max [Maxwell Lemuel] (b. 1925)   bass, drfl~
  Rushing, Jimmy [James Andrew] (b. 1903 d. 1972)   blues singer, vocals
  Shavers, Charlie [Charles James] (b. 1917 d. 1971)   tromba, trumpet
  Shearing, George (Albert) (b. 1919)   piano, piano-accordeon
  Sims, Zoot (b. 1925 d. 1985)   soprano sax, tenor sax
  Sinatra, Frank [Francis Albert] (b. 1915)   cast, singer
  Stitt, Sonny [Edward] (b. 1924 d. 1982)   alto sax, baritone sax
  Tatum, Art [Arthur, Jr.] (b. 1910 d. 1956)   piano, celeste
  Terry, Clark [Mumbles] (b. 1920)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Thompson, Lucky (b. 1924)   soprano sax, tenor sax
  Tristano, Lennie [Leonard Joseph] (b. 1919 d. 1978)   piano, teacher
  Vaughan, Sarah (Lois) [Sassy] (b. 1924 d. 1990)   interprete, singer
  Ventura, Charlie (b. 1916 d. 1992)   tenor saxophone
  Washington, Dinah (b. 1924 d. 1963)   blues singer, vocals
  Webster, Ben [Benjamin Francis] (b. 1909 d. 1973)   tenor saxophone
  Williams, Joe (b. 1918)   banjo, bass (instrument)
  Young, Lester (Willis) (b. 1909 d. 1959)   cornet, guitar

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