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John Lewis

Born: 
05/03/1920
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Died: 
03/29/2001
Years Active: 
1940's-1990's
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John Aaron Lewis was an American jazz pianist and composer best known as the musical director of the Modern Jazz Quartet.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Miles Davis Recording Session 08/14/1947 Harris Smith Studio NYC New York USA
Savoy Recording Session 09/18/1948 Harris Smith Studio NYC New York USA
Savoy Recording Session 09/24/1948 Harris Smith Studio 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 Recording Studios 02/19/1953 Beltone Recording Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 05/19/1953 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
J. J. Johnson Recording Session 06/22/1953 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Clifford Brown Recording Session 08/28/1953 Audio-Video Recording Studios NYC New York USA
1st Newport Jazz Festival 07/18/1954 Freebody Park Newport Rhode Island USA
2nd Newport Jazz Festival 07/17/1955 Freebody Park Newport Rhode Island USA
3rd Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/05/1956 Freebody Park Newport Rhode Island USA
Modern Jazz Quartet w/ Jimmy Giuffre 08/28/1956 Music Inn Lenox Massachusetts USA
The Jazz & Classical Music Society Recording Session 10/20/1956 Columbia 30th Street Studios NYC New York USA
Modern Jazz Quartet w/ Miles Davis & Lester Young 11/12/1956 Stadthalle Sindelfingen Sindelfingen Baden-Württemberg Germany
John Lewis Trio 08/24/1957 Music Inn Lenox Massachusetts USA
Modern Jazz Quartet w/ Jimmy Giuffre 08/24/1957 Music Inn Lenox Massachusetts USA
Modern Jazz Quartet 08/03/1958 Music Inn Lenox Massachusetts USA
Modern Jazz Quartet / Sonny Rollins 08/31/1958 Music Inn Lenox Massachusetts USA
6th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/03/1959 Freebody Park Newport Rhode Island USA

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