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The Jazz Messengers

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The "Jazz Messengers" name was first used on a 1954 recording nominally led by Horace Silver, with Blakey, Mobley, Dorham and Doug Watkins — the same quintet would record The Jazz Messengers at the Cafe Bohemia the following year, still functioning as a collective.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 10/29/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 10/30/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 10/31/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 11/01/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 11/02/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 11/03/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
The Jazz Messengers 11/23/1955 Café Bohemia NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 09/28/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 09/29/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 09/30/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 10/01/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 10/02/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 10/03/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 10/04/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 10/05/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 10/06/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 10/07/1956 The Pad NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers 03/08/1957 Carl Fischer Concert Hall NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers 03/09/1957 Carl Fischer Concert Hall NYC New York USA
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers 03/13/1957 Webster Hall NYC New York USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 04/02/1957 RCA Recording Studio (1) NYC New York USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 05/14/1957 Capitol Studios NYC New York USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 05/15/1957 Capitol Studios NYC New York USA
Jazz Concert & Dance 04/13/1958 Palm Gardens Ballroom NYC New York USA
3rd Annual New York Jazz Festival 08/23/1958 Randall's Island Stadium NYC New York USA

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