J. J. Johnson
James Louis Johnson (January 22, 1924 – February 4, 2001) was an American jazz trombonist, composer and arranger.
Johnson was one of the earliest trombonists to embrace bebop.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 22nd, 1924 (Indianapolis), Died February 4th, 2001 (Indianapolis)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949 - 1952
Roles Represented in DAHR: trombone, composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||D9VB-0583||10-in.||4/6/1949||B-yot||Illinois Jacquet Orchestra ; Illinois Jacquet||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Decca||82532||3/24/1952||I'll walk alone||Gene Ammons||instrumentalist, trombone|
|Decca||82533||3/24/1952||Old folks||Gene Ammons||instrumentalist, trombone|
|Decca||82534||3/24/1952||Beezy||Gene Ammons||instrumentalist, trombone|
|Decca||82535||3/24/1952||Somewhere along the way||Gene Ammons||instrumentalist, trombone|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Johnson, J. J.," accessed October 20, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/323857.
Johnson, J. J.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/323857.
"Johnson, J. J.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 20 October 2021.
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