Jack DeJohnette

Jazz fusion, Musical Artist

1942 –

80

Who is Jack DeJohnette?

Jack DeJohnette is an American jazz drummer, pianist, and composer.

An important figure of the fusion era of jazz, DeJohnette is one of the most influential jazz drummers of the 20th century, given his extensive work as leader and sideman for musicians including Freddie Hubbard, Keith Jarrett, Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, Joe Henderson, and John Scofield.

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Born
Aug 9, 1942
Chicago
Also known as
  • J. DeJohnette
  • DeJohnette, Jack
  • Jack De Johnette
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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