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Mel Lewis

Born: 
05/10/1929
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Died: 
02/02/1990
Years Active: 
1954-1990
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Mel Lewis (born Melvin Sokoloff) was an American jazz musician and bandleader. Lewis was a prominent solo performer, and a professor at William Paterson University, during which time he also authored a book on the art of drumming.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Stan Kenton 08/06/1956 Windsor Arena Windsor Ontario Canada
Woody Herman's Big Herd 10/03/1959 Monterey County Fairgrounds Monterey California USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Band 01/16/1967 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Band 01/23/1967 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Synanon Jazz Benefit 01/30/1967 Village Theatre NYC New York USA
Stanley Turrentine Recording Session 10/01/1968 A&R Studios - NYC NYC New York USA
Stanley Turrentine Recording Session 10/14/1968 A&R Studios - NYC NYC New York USA
Stanley Turrentine Recording Session 10/28/1968 A&R Studios - NYC NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 01/06/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 01/13/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 01/27/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 02/03/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 02/17/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 02/24/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 03/03/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 03/10/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 03/17/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 03/24/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 03/31/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 06/02/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
3rd Annual Jazz @ Laurel 08/01/1969 Laurel Race Course Laurel Maryland USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 08/18/1969 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 01/04/1971 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 01/11/1971 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band 01/18/1971 Village Vanguard NYC New York USA

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