Elvin Ray Jones / September 1927 – May 2004 - Jazz drummer of the post-bop era

Max Roach

Maxwell Lemuel "Max" Roach (January 1924 – August was an American jazz percussionist, drummer, and composer.

Lee Morgan by Francis Wolff. Ivy League style. #ivileague #jazz #suit

From Wikipedia: Edward Lee Morgan (July Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – February New York City) was an American hard bop trumpeter.

For being the greatest pianist in American's truest art form - jazz, Oscar Peterson you inspire me.

Oscar Peterson: smooth piano player and icon to jazz

Hazel Home Art and Antiques Wausau, Wisconsin: The Oscar Peterson Trio featuring Ray Brown on bass and Herb Ellis on guitar.

Miles Davis + Juliette Greco

Juliette Greco & Miles Davis, 1949 by Jean-Philippe Charbonnier/aka one of the 2 or 3 coolest couples ever

Dizzy Gillespie

Young Dizzy Gillespie ~ Jazz favorites of Tommy and Beth ~ The Final Piece by Maggi Myers

Duke Ellington

Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington was an American composer, pianist, and big-band leader. Ellington wrote over compositions. Born: April Washington, D. Died: May New York

My favorite drummer Mr. Art Blakey

Jazz Icons: Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers Live in // DVD 40

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Earl Hines — Musik, Videos, Konzerte, Statistiken und mehr - kostenlos bei Last.

Charles "Charlie" Parker, Jr. (August 29, 1920 – March 12, 1955), also known as "Yardbird" and "Bird", was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Miles Davis once said, "You can tell the history of jazz in four words: Louis Armstrong. Charlie Parker."

Charlie "Bird" Parker, Miles Davis once said, "You can tell the history of jazz in four words: Louis Armstrong, Charlie Parker.


Clifford Brown, NYC, 1954 Herman Leonard 20 x 16 Contact gallery

Thelonious Monk (1963)

Thelonious Sphere Monk (October 1917 – February was an American jazz pianist and composer, considered one of the giants of American music.


Miles Davis in 1973 -- Miles Dewey Davis III was an American jazz musician, trumpeter, bandleader and composer.