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J. J. Johnson

Born: 
01/22/1924
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Died: 
02/04/2001
Years Active: 
1942-1996
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J. J. Johnson (born James Louis Johnson) was an American jazz trombonist, composer and arranger. He was sometimes credited as Jay Jay Johnson. Johnson was one of the first trombonists to embrace bebop music.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Charlie Parker Recording Session 12/17/1947 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Metronome All-Star Recording Session 01/03/1949 RCA Recording Studio (1) NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/15/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/16/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/17/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/18/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/19/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/20/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/21/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 05/31/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/01/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/03/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/05/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/06/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/07/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/10/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/11/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/13/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 05/09/1952 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 04/20/1953 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
J. J. Johnson Recording Session 06/22/1953 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 04/29/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Kenny Dorham Recording Session 03/29/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
The Jazz & Classical Music Society Recording Session 10/20/1956 Columbia 30th Street Studios NYC New York USA
The Jazz & Classical Music Society Recording Session 10/23/1956 Columbia 30th Street Studios NYC New York USA

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