Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer)

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Born Joseph Rudolph Jones.
A good bop drummer, featuring with the best of the 50's, Philly Joe was Miles Davis "favorite drummer", and is mostly remembered for his contributions to Davis and Dameron formations.
His solo work from the bop era can be found mainly on Riverside.

Annotation last modified on 2006-05-10 17:30 UTC.



1957Kenny Drew TrioKenny Drew with Paul Chambers, Philly Joe Jones7
1958Blues for DraculaPhilly Joe Jones3
1959Drums Around the World: Philly Joe Jones Big Band SoundsPhilly Joe Jones2
1960Philly Joe's BeatPhilly Joe Jones2
1961Together!Philly Joe Jones & Elvin Jones2
1961Whistle StopKenny Dorham; Hank Mobley, Kenny Drew, Paul Chambers, Philly Joe Jones7
1964The Two Sides of Jack WilsonJack Wilson With Philly Joe Jones & Leroy Vinnegar2
1969Philly Joe Jones avec Jef Gilson et son ensemblePhilly Joe Jones avec Jef Gilson et son ensemble1
1971Mo' JoePhilly Joe Jones2
1977Mean What You SayPhilly Joe Jones1
1977QuintessenceBill Evans, Harold Land, Kenny Burrell, Ray Brown & Philly Joe Jones7
1978CrossingsRed Garland, Ron Carter, Philly Joe Jones1
1978Philly MignonPhilly Joe Jones1
1979Advance!Philly Joe Jones1
1982To Tadd With LovePhilly Joe Jones / Dameronia1
1985Four SeasonsBobby Hutcherson / George Cables / Herbie Lewis / Philly Joe Jones1
1990ShowcasePhilly Joe Jones1
1992Loose BluesBill Evans, Zoot Sims, Jim Hall, Ron Carter & Philly Joe Jones3
2002Drum SongsPhilly Joe Jones1
2009Look, Stop, and ListenPhilly Joe Jones1

Album + Compilation

1991The Big BeatArt Blakey, Max Roach, Elvin Jones & Philly Joe Jones1
2012Six Classic AlbumsPhilly Joe Jones1
2020Riverside & Atlantic (Eight Classic Albums on 4 CDs)Philly Joe Jones1
Drums, Vol. 8Philly Joe Jones1

Album + Live

1970Archie Shepp & Philly Joe JonesArchie Shepp & Philly Joe Jones2


1961Ping Pong Beer / November Afternoon'Philly' Joe Jones - Pepper Adams - Donald Byrd - Bill Evans - Paul Chambers - Eddie Shaughnessy - Booker Little - Mal Waldron1

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