Eugene "Jug" Ammons (April 14, 1925 – August 6, 1974), also known as "The Boss", was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. The son of boogie-woogie pianist Albert Ammons, Gene Ammons is remembered for his accessible music, steeped in soul and R&B.
Birth and Death Data: Born April 14th, 1925 (Chicago), Died August 6th, 1974 (Chicago)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1952
Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor saxophone
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||82532||3/24/1952||I'll walk alone||Gene Ammons||instrumentalist, tenor saxophone|
|Decca||82533||3/24/1952||Old folks||Gene Ammons||instrumentalist, tenor saxophone|
|Decca||82534||3/24/1952||Beezy||Gene Ammons||instrumentalist, tenor saxophone|
|Decca||82535||3/24/1952||Somewhere along the way||Gene Ammons||instrumentalist, tenor saxophone|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ammons, Gene," accessed October 20, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301337.
Ammons, Gene. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301337.
"Ammons, Gene." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 20 October 2021.
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