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Art Blakey

Art Blakey

Arthur "Art" Blakey, known later as Abdullah Ibn Buhaina, was an American Grammy Award-winning... more »

Benny Golson

Benny Golson

Benny Golson is an American bebop/hard bop jazz tenor saxophonist, composer, and arranger. more »

Bill Evans

Bill Evans

William John Evans, known as Bill Evans, was an American jazz pianist and composer who mostly... more »

Blue Mitchell

Blue Mitchell

Richard Allen "Blue" Mitchell was an American jazz, rhythm and blues, soul, rock, and funk... more »

Bobby Timmons

Bobby Timmons

Robert Henry "Bobby" Timmons was an American jazz pianist and composer. He was a sideman in Art... more »

Booker Ervin

Booker Ervin

Booker Telleferro Ervin II was an American tenor saxophone player. His tenor playing was... more »

Booker Little

Booker Little

Booker Little, Jr. was an American jazz trumpeter and composer. more »

Cannonball Adderley

Cannonball Adderley

Julian Edwin "Cannonball" Adderley was a jazz alto saxophonist of the hard bop era of the 1950s... more »

Cecil Bridgewater

Cecil Bridgewater

Cecil Bridgewater is an American hard bop jazz trumpeter. more »

Cedar Walton

Cedar Walton

Cedar Anthony Walton, Junior was an American hard bop jazz pianist. He came to prominence as a... more »

Charlie Rouse

Charlie Rouse

Charlie Rouse was an American hard bop tenor saxophonist and flautist. His career is marked by... more »

Clifford Brown

Clifford Brown

Clifford Brown, aka "Brownie," was an American jazz trumpeter. He died at the age of 25 in a car... more »

Curtis Counce

Curtis Counce

Curtis Counce was an American hard bop and West Coast jazz double bassist. more »

Curtis Fuller

Curtis Fuller

Curtis DuBois Fuller is an American jazz trombonist, known as a member of Art Blakey's Jazz... more »

Donald Byrd

Donald Byrd

Donaldson Toussaint L'Ouverture Byrd II was an American jazz and rhythm and blues trumpeter. A... more »

Doug Watkins

Doug Watkins

Douglas Watkins was an American hard bop jazz double bassist from Detroit. more »

Duke Pearson

Duke Pearson

Columbus Calvin "Duke" Pearson, Jr was an American jazz pianist and composer. Allmusic notes him... more »

Eddie Harris

Eddie Harris

Eddie Harris was an American jazz musician, best known for playing tenor saxophone and for... more »

Elvin Jones

Elvin Jones

Elvin Ray Jones was a jazz drummer of the post-bop era. He showed an interest in drums at a... more »

Freddie Hubbard

Freddie Hubbard

Frederick Dewayne "Freddie" Hubbard was an American jazz trumpeter. He was known primarily for... more »

George Coleman

George Coleman

George Edward Coleman is an American hard bop saxophonist, bandleader, and composer, known... more »

Grant Green

Grant Green

Grant Green was a jazz guitarist and composer. Recording prolifically and mainly for Blue Note... more »

Hank Mobley

Hank Mobley

Henry Mobley was an American hard bop and soul jazz tenor saxophonist and composer. Mobley was... more »

Harold Land

Harold Land

Harold de Vance Land was an American hard bop and post-bop tenor saxophonist. Land developed his... more »

Idris Muhammad

Idris Muhammad

Idris Muhammad is an American jazz drummer who has recorded extensively with a host of artists... more »