Thad Jones

~ Person

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"The greatest trumpet player I've heard in this life." -- Charles Mingus

Thaddeus Joseph Jones indeed was a great trumpetist, and a no lesser great composer and arranger.
He worked extensively for Count Basie, and co-led the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Big Band for twelve years, before he relocated in Denmark.

An excellent beginning with Thad is on Debut, simply named Thad Jones.

Annotation last modified on 2006-07-03 13:47 .
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Discography

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1971 Džeza ritmā REO 3
1998 Ett barn är fött: Julsånger från hela världen Various Artists 1
arcaffe jazz collection Various Artists 1

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1984 The Other Side of Blue Note 1500 Series Various Artists 1
1990 Jazz-Club: Trumpet Various Artists 1
1993 The Jazz Trumpet Various Artists 1
1995 Jazz Café: Saxophone & Trumpet Various Artists 1
1998 The Ultimate Jazz Trumpet Various Artists 1
1999 The Best of Jazz Juice Various Artists 1
1999 The Greatest Jazz Standards Various Artists 1
2003 Jazz History, Volume 2: Modern Jazz 1956-1965 Various Artists 1
2006 Blue Note Plays Rodgers & Hart Various Artists 1
2008 The Best of the Jazz Trumpets Various Artists 1
2008 The Encyclopedia of Jazz, Part 5/5: Modern Jazz - Cool Jazz Various Artists 1
2010 The Hip Hop & Jazz Mixtape Chapter 3 S. Mos 1
2010 100 Best of Blue Note Various Artists 2
2011 50 Best of Blue Note Various Artists 1
2011 A Good Time Was Had By All 1976–1979 UMO Jazz Orchestra 2
2011 Birth of the Cool: Digging That Blue Note Sound Various Artists 1
2012 The Ultimate Lady Jazz Various Artists 1
2012 Philadelphia International Records: The 40th Anniversary Box Set Various Artists 1
2014 Le Meilleur de Blue Note: 50 titres de légende Various Artists 1
2017 Orchestral Jazz Classics Various Artists 1
100% Jazz Classics Various Artists 1
Blues & Black Jazz Various Artists 1
Ultimate Trumpet Various Artists 1

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