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Jimmy Giuffre

Born: 
04/26/1921
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Died: 
04/24/2008
Years Active: 
1940's-2000's
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James Peter Giuffre was an American jazz clarinet and saxophone player, composer and arranger. He is notable for his development of forms of jazz which allowed for free interplay between the musicians, anticipating forms of free improvisation.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Woody Herman Orchestra 07/02/1949 Rendezvous Ballroom Balboa California USA
Woody Herman Orchestra 07/16/1949 Rendezvous Ballroom Balboa California USA
Woody Herman Orchestra 07/29/1949 Rendezvous Ballroom Balboa California USA
Woody Herman Orchestra 07/30/1949 Rendezvous Ballroom Balboa California USA
Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars 09/13/1953 Lighthouse Café Hermosa Beach California USA
Chet Baker Recording Session 02/15/1954 Capitol Studios (Hollywood) Hollywood California USA
Modern Jazz Quartet w/ Jimmy Giuffre 08/28/1956 Music Inn Lenox Massachusetts USA
Historic Jazz Concert @ Music Inn 08/30/1956 Music Inn Lenox Massachusetts USA
Modern Jazz Quartet w/ Jimmy Giuffre 08/24/1957 Music Inn Lenox Massachusetts USA
Stan Kenton 09/27/1957 Shrine Auditorium Los Angeles California USA
Jimmy Giuffre 11/06/1958 Jazz Cabaret Los Angeles California USA
Jimmy Giuffre 11/07/1958 Jazz Cabaret Los Angeles California USA
Jimmy Giuffre 11/08/1958 Jazz Cabaret Los Angeles California USA
Jimmy Giuffre 11/09/1958 Jazz Cabaret Los Angeles California USA
Jimmy Giuffre 11/13/1958 Jazz Cabaret Los Angeles California USA
Jimmy Giuffre 11/14/1958 Jazz Cabaret Los Angeles California USA
Jimmy Giuffre 11/15/1958 Jazz Cabaret Los Angeles California USA
Jimmy Giuffre 11/16/1958 Jazz Cabaret Los Angeles California USA
Jazz Profiles 01/16/1959 Nonagon Gallery Greenwich Village New York USA
Jazz Profiles 05/15/1959 Circle-in-the-Square NYC New York USA
Jazz @ the Philharmonic 02/28/1960 Musikhalle Hamburg Hamburg Germany
Improvising Arts Festival 05/19/1978 Great American Music Hall San Francisco California USA