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Art Taylor

Arthur S. Taylor, Jr. (April 6, 1929 – February 6, 1995) was an American jazz drummer, who "helped define the sound of modern jazz drumming".

Birth and Death Data: Born April 6th, 1929 (New York City), Died February 6th, 1995 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1951 - 1958

Roles Represented in DAHR: drums

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 81483 10/19/1951 (It's a) Sin Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 81484 10/19/1951 And so to sleep again Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 101601 2/13/1957 Study in turquoise Joe Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 101602 2/13/1957 Cousin Nino Joe Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104166 1/22/1958 Cool and easy Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104167 1/22/1958 Can't help lovin' dat man Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104168 1/22/1958 Tangerine Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104169 1/22/1958 In a sentimental mood Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104170 1/24/1958 The nearness of you Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104171 1/24/1958 The cuckoo in the clock Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104172 1/24/1958 Body and soul Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104173 1/24/1958 A handful of stars Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104174 1/24/1958 Clap yo hands Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104175 1/24/1958 Them there eyes Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104176 1/24/1958 Early Autumn Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 104177 1/24/1958 You took advantage of me Jean "Toots" Thielemans instrumentalist, drums  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Taylor, Art," accessed December 7, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/210034.

Taylor, Art. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 7, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/210034.

"Taylor, Art." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 7 December 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/210034

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