JAZZ AT THE TEN SPOT

2012 JAZZ CALENDAR

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MARCH 2012

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March 11

Ike Carpenter, Piano/Leader, 1920-1998, Durham, NC

Charles Clark, Bass, 1945-1969, Chicago, IL

Mercer Ellington, Trumpet, b.1919-1996, Washington, DC

Allen Ganley, Drums, b.1931, Tolworth, England

Vince Giordano, Bass/Tuba, b.1952, New York, NY

Jon Jang, Piano, b.1954, Los Angeles, CA

Leroy Jenkins, Violin/Leader, 1932-2007, Chicago,

Carlo Krahmer, Drums, 1914-1976, London, England

Bobby McFerrin, Vocal, b.1950, New York, NY

Jackie Mills, Drums, b.1922, New York, NY

Billy Mitchell, Tenor Sax, 1926-2001, Kansas City

Miff Mole, Trombone, 1898-1961, Roosevelt, NY

Chauncey Morehouse, Drums, 1902-1980, Niagara Falls, NY

Sainkho Namtchylak, Vocal, b.1957, Bajan-Kol, Russia

Judy Niemack, Vocal, b. 1954, Pasadena, CA

Joseph Rena, Drums, 1897-1973, New Orleans, LA

Calo Scott, Cello, 1920-1998, Camaguey, Cuba



March 12

"Stuff" Combe, Drums, b.1924, Berne, Switzerland

Quinn Davis, Alto Sax, b.1944, Artesia, CA

Al Jarreau, Vocal, b.1940, Milwaukee, WI

Freddie Johnson, Piano, 1904-1961, New York, NY

Jack Kerouac, Writer, 1922-1969, Lowell, MA

Hans Koch, Reeds, b.1948, Villmergen, Switzerland

Hugh Lawson, Piano, 1935-1997, Detroit, MI

Willie Maiden, Composer/Tenor Sax, 1928-1976, Detroit, MI

Joseph Meyer, Composer, 1894-1987, Modesto, CA

Allan Roberts, Lyricist-Composer, 1905-1966, Brooklyn, NY

Daniel Schnyder, Tenor Sax, b.1961, Zurich, Switzerland

Sir Charles Thompson, Piano/Organ, b.1918, Springfield, OH


March 13

Julian Bahula, Percussion, b.1938, Johannesburg, South Africa

Terence Blanchard, Trumpet, b.1962, New Orleans

Charles Brackeen, Saxophone, b.1940, Eufaula, OK

John Brown, Bass, 1906-1987, Dayton, OH

John Eckert, Trumpet, b.1939, New York,NY

Bob Haggart, Bass, 1914-1998, New York, NY

Roy Haynes, Drums, b.1926, Roxbury, MA

Ina Ray Hutton, Leader, 1915-1984, Chicago, IL

Dick Katz, Piano, 1924-2009, Baltimore, MD

Saunders "Eskay" King, Guitar/Vocal, 1909-2000, Staple, LA

Sammy Kaye, Leader, b.1910, Lakewood, OH

Blue Mitchell, Trumpet, 1930-1979, Miami, FL

Andrew Morgan, Clarinet, 1901-1972, Pensacola, FL

Nisse Sandstrom, Tenor Sax, b.1942, Katrineholm, Sweden

Stephen Scott, Piano, b.1969, New York, NY

Mike Stoller, Composer/Lyricist, b.1933, Belle Harbor, NY

Akira Tana, Drums, b.1952, San Jose, CA

Frank Teschemacher, Clarinet, 1906-1932, Kansas City, MO

Johnny Williams, Bass, 1908-1999, Memphis,TN


March 14

Shigeo Aramaki, Bass, b.1966, Mie, Japan

Joe Ascione, Drums, b.1961, New York, NY

Alain Bouchet, Cornet, b.1944, Paris, France

Les Brown, Leader, 1912-2001, Reinerton, PA

Sonny Cohn, Trumpet, b.1925, Chicago, IL

Volly DeFaut, Clarinet, 1904-1973, Little Rock, AR

Danny D'Imperio, Drums, b.1945, Sidney, NY

Joe Dolny, Trumpet/Composer, b.1924, Cleveland, OH

Edward Heyman, Lyricist, b.1907, New York, NY

Ernest Hill, Bass, 1900-1964, Pittsburgh, PA

Quincy Jones, Arranger/Trumpet, b.1933, Chicago, IL

Rusty Jones, Drums, b.1942, Cedar Rapids, IA

Joe Mooney, Vocal/Accordion, 1911-1975, Paterson, NJ

Hiroshi Murakami, Drums, b.1948, Tokyo, Japan

Mark Murphy, Vocal, b.1932, Syracuse, NY

Frank Otterson, Violin, 1921-1971, Oslo, Norway

Vanessa Rubin, Vocal, b.1957, Cleveland, OH

Akio Sasajima, Guitar, b.1952, Hakodate, Japan

Christian Schwindt, Drums, b.1940, Helsinki, Finland

Shirley Scott, Organ,1934-2002, Philadelphia, PA


March 15

George Avakian, Producer, b.1919, Armavir, Russia

Raymond Boni, Guitar,b.1947, Toulon, France

Randy Brooks, Trumpet, 1918-1967, Sanford, ME

Vinnie Burke, Bass, b.1921, Newark, NJ

Spencer Clark, Bass Sax, b.1908, Baltimore, MD

"Chippie" Hill, Vocal, 1905-1950, Charleston, SC

Harry James, Trumpet/Leader, 1916-1983, Albany, GA

Joachim Kühn, Piano, b.1944, Leipzig, Germany

Charles Lloyd, Tenor Sax, b.1938, Memphis, TN

Theo Uden Masman, Piano, 1901-1965, Cirebon, Indonesia

Jimmy McPartland, Trumpet,1907-1991, Chicago, IL

Sadanori Nakamure, Guitar, b.1933, Kagoshima, Japan

Ugonna Okegwo, Bass, b.1962, London, England

Cecil Taylor, Piano, b.1929, New York, NY

Bob Wilbur, Clarinet, b.1928, New York, NY

 



March 16

Kei Akagi, Piano, b.1953, Sendai, Japan

Sergey Belichenko, Drums, b.1947, Novosibirsk, Russia

Ruby Braff, Trumpet,1927-2003, Boston, MA

Tommy Flanagan, Piano, 1930-2001, Detroit, MI

Jim Goodwin, Trumpet, b.1944, Portland, OR

Shelton Hemphill, Trumpet, 1906-1959, Birmingham, AL

Jiver Hutchinson, Trumpet, 1906-1959, Jamaica

Bob Lessey, Guitar, b.1910, British West Indies

John Lindberg, Bass, b.1959, Detroit, MI

Vagif Mustafa-Zade, Piano, 1940-1979, Baku, Azerbaijan

Paul Plimley, Piano/Marimba, b.1953, Vancouver, Canada

Don Raye, Lyricist, 1909-1985, Washington, DC

Junior Raglin, Bass, 1917-1955, Omaha, NE

Leon Roppolo, Clarinet, 1902-1943, Lutcher, LA

Herve Sellin, Piano, b.1957, Paris, France

Brian Torff, Bass, b.1954, Hinsdale, IL



March 17

Manolo Badrena, Percussion, b.1952, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Abraham Burton, Alto Sax, b. 1971, New York, NY

Nat "King" Cole, Piano/Vocal, 1917-1965, Montgomery, AL

Ray Ellington, Drums, 1916-1985, London, England

Paul Horn, Flute, b.1930, New York, NY

Leroy Lovett, Piano, b.1919, Philadelphia, PA

Grover Mitchell, Trombone, 1930-2003, Whatley, AL

Alcide "Yellow" Nunez, Clarinet, 1884-1934, New Orleans, LA

Karel Velebny, b.1931, Vibes/Tenor Sax, Prague,Czechoslovakia

Jessica Williams, Piano, b.1948, Baltimore, MD



March 18

Langston Curl, Trumpet, b.1899, Charles City, VA

Sam (Koontz) Donahue, Tenor Sax, 1918-1974, Detroit, MI

Bill Frisell, Guitar, b.1951, Baltimore, MD

Fred Gerard, Trumpet, b.1924, Besancon, France

Jean Goldkette, Piano/Leader, 1899-1962, Valenciennes, France

Pat Halcox, Trumpet, b.1930, London, England

John Kandar, Composer, b.1920, Kansas City, MO

Deane Kincaide, Tenor Sax, 1911-1992, Houston, TX

Neal Kirkwood, Piano, b.1956, San Jose, CA

Jose Mangual, Percussion, 1924-1998, Juana Diaz, Puerto Rico

Tonu Naissoo, Piano/Leader, b.1951, Talinn, Estonia

Andy Narell, Drums, b.1954, New York, NY

George Orendorff, Trumpet, 1906-1984, Atlanta, GA

Courtney Pine, Tenor Sax, b.1964, London, England

Ross Russell, Producer/Writer, 1909-2000, Los Angeles, CA



March 19

Harry Babasin, Bass, b.1921, Dallas, TX

Buster "Leap Frog" Bennett, Reeds, 1914-1980, Pensacola, FL

Jeri Brown, Vocal, b.1952, St.Louis, MO

Chris Brubeck, Bass, b.1952, Los Angeles, CA

York DeSouza, Piano, 1913-1986, Port Antonio, Jamaica

Eliane Elias, Piano, b.1960, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Buster Harding, Arranger, 1917-1965, Canada

Bill Henderson, Vocal, b.1930, Chicago, IL

Mike Longo, Piano, b.1939, Cincinnati, OH

Doug Mettome, Trumpet, 1925-1964, Salt Lake City, UT

Curly Russell, Bass, 1917-1986, New York, NY

Brian Rust, Discographer, b.1922, London, England

David Schnitter, Tenor Sax, b.1948, Newark, NJ

Keith Smith, Trumpet, b.1940, London, England

Gene Taylor, Bass, b.1929, Toledo, OH

Lennie Tristano, Piano, 1919-1978, Chicago, IL

Joe Wick, Leader, b.1916, Siegburg, Germany

Lem Winchester, Vibes, b.1928, Philadelphia,PA


March 20

Burt Bales, Piano/Leader, b.1916, Stevensville, MT

Nick Caizza, Tenor Sax, b.1914, New Castle, PA

Bob Chester, Tenor Sax/Leader, 1908-1975, Detroit, MI

Jon Christenson, Drums, b.1943, Oslo, Norway

Jimmy Coe, Tenor Sax, 1921-2004, Tompkinsville, KY

J.R.Twiston Davies, Alto Sax/Discographer,1927-2004, Wivelsfield, England

Mort Dixon, Lyricist, 1892-1956, New York, NY

Larry Elgart, Alto Sax/Leader, b.1922, New London, CT

Lulu Gontsana, Drums, 1960-2005, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Larry Harlow, Piano/Leader, b.1939, Brooklyn, NY

Janos Korossy, Piano, b.1926, Clu, Romania

Harold Mabern, Piano, b. 1936, Memphis, TN

Marion McPartland, Piano, b.1920, Windsor, England

Ozzie Nelson, Leader, 1906-1975, Jersey City, NJ

Sonny Russo, Trombone, b.1929, New York, NY

Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Vocal, 1915-1973, Cotton Plant, AR


March 21

Carlo Actis Dato, Saxophone, b.1952, Turin, Italy

Harold Betters, Trombone, b.1928, Connellsville, PA

Vincent Courtois, Cello, b.1968, Paris, France

Hank D'Amico, Clarinet, 1915-1965, Rochester, NY

Brian Dee, Piano, b.1936, London, England

Gary Giddins, Writer, b.1948, New York, NY

Miff Gorling, Trombone, 1909-1998, Stockholm, Sweden

Masaru Imada, Piano/Leader, b.1932, Tokyo, Japan

Herbert Joos, Flugelhorn, b.1940, Karlsruhe, Germany

Joe Lane, Vocal, b.1927, Sydney, Australia

Amina Claudine Myers, Piano/Organ, b.1942, Blackwell, AR

Tiger Okoshi, Trumpet, b.1950, Ashita, Japan

Edward Soph, Drums, b.1945, Coronado, CA

Yoshio Suzuki, Bass, b.1946, Nagano, Japan

Leonid Utyosov, Vocal/Leader, 1895-1982, Odessa, Ukraine

Mike Westbrook, Piano/Composer, b.1936, High Wycombe, England


March 22

Shakur Abdullah, Drums, b.1940, Cleveland, OH

Fred Anderson, Tenor Sax, 1929-2010, Monroe, LA

George Benson, Guitar, b. 1943, Pittsburgh, PA

Marek Blizinski, Guitar, 1947-1989, Warsaw, Poland

Sonny Burke, Arranger/Leader, 1914-1980, Scranton, PA

Tommy Chase, Drums, b.1947, Manchester, England

Jon Hassell, Trumpet, b.1940, Memphis, TN

John Houston, Piano, b.1933, Philadelphia, PA

Daniel Huck, Reeds/Vocal, b.1948, Paris, France

Markku Johansson, Trumpet, b.1949, Lahti, Finland

David Linx, Vocal/Composer, b.1965, Brussels, Belgium

Jan Lundgren, Piano, b.1966, Olofström, Sweden

Bob Mover, Alto Sax, b.1952, Boston, MA

Shunzo Ohno, Trumpet, b.1949, Gifu, Japan

Hugo Rasmussen, Bass, b.1941, Bagsvaerd, Denmark

Stephen Sondheim, Composer/Lyricist, b.1930, New York, NY

Masahiko Togashi, Drums, 1940-2007, Tokyo, Japan


March 23

Al Aarons, Trumpet, b.1932, Pittsburgh, PA

Dave Frishberg, Piano/Vocal, b.1933, St.Paul, MN

Oliver Gannon, Guitar, b.1943, Dublin, Ireland

Johnny Guarnieri, Piano, 1917-1985, New York, NY

Stefon Harris, Vibes, b.1973, Albany, NY

Harry Hayes, Saxophone, b.1909, London, England

Gerry Hemingway, Drums, b.1955, New Haven, CT

Masabumi Kikuchi, Piano, b.1940, Tokyo, Japan

John McNeil, Trumpet, b.1948, Yreka, CA

Leszek Mozdzer, Piano, b.1971, Gdansk, Poland

Dave Pike, Vibes, b.1938, Detroit, MI

Gunars Rozenbergs, Trumpet, b.1947, Riga, Latvia

Andrzej Trzaskowksi, Piano, b.1933, Krakow, Poland


March 24

June Clark, Cornet, 1900-1963, Long Branch, NJ

Dave Douglas, Trumpet, b.1963, Montclair, NJ

Sherman Irby, Jr., Alto Sax, b.1968, Tuscaloosa, AL

Vince Jones, Vocal/Trumpet, b.1954, Glasgow, Scotland

Steve Kuhn, Piano, b.1938, New York, NY

Steve LaSpina, Bass, b.1954, Wichita Falls, TX

Dave Mackey, Piano, b.1932, Syracuse, NY

Paul McCandles, English Horn, b.1947, Indiana, PA

Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyre, Tenor Sax, b.1936, Clarksville, AZ

King Pleasure (Clarence Beeks), Vocal, 1922-1981, Oakdale, TN

Renee Rosnes, Piano, b.1962, Regina, Saskatchewan


March 25

Sweet" Emma Barrett, Piano, 1897-1983, New Orleans,

Percy Brice, Drums, b.1923, New York, NY

Albert Burbank, Clarinet, 1902-1976, New Orleans, LA

Matt Catingub, Alto Sax, b.1961, Los Angeles, CA

Larry Gales, Bass, b.1936, New York, NY

Linton Garner, Piano,1915-2003, Greensboro, NC

Don George, Lyricist, 1903-

Lonnie Hillyer, Trumpet, 1940-1985, Monroe, GA

Pete Johnson, Piano, 1904-1967, Kansas City, MO

Bobby Militello, Alto Sax, b.1950, Buffalo, NY

Paul Motian, Drums, b.1931, Philadelphia, PA

Makoto Ozone, Piano, b.1961, Kobe, Japan

Johnny Pacheco, Flute, b.1935, Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic


March 26

Donald "Duck" Bailey, Drums, b.1934, Philadelphia,PA

Abe Bolar, Bass, b.1908, Oklahoma City, OK

Paolo Damiani, Bass, b.1952, Rome, Italy

Andy Hamilton, Tenor Sax, b.1918, Port Maria, Jamaica

Nobuyoshi Ino, Bass, b.1950, Gumma, Japan

Joe Loco, Trombone/Piano, 1921-1998, New York, NY

James Moody, Tenor Sax/Flute, 1915-2010, Savannah, GA

Brew Moore, Tenor Sax, 1924-1973, Indianola, MS

Flip Philips, Tenor Sax, 1915-2001, New York, NY

Uli Scherer, Composer, b.1953, Villach, Austria

Maurice Simon, Tenor Sax, b.1929, Houston,TX

Lew Tabackin, Alto Sax, b.1940, Philadelphia, PA


March 27

Harold Ashby, Tenor Sax, 1925-2003, Kansas City, MO

Victor Bailey, Bass, b.1960, Philadelphia, PA

Bill Barron, Tenor Sax,1927-1989, Philadelphia, PA

Burt Collins, Trumpet, b.1931, New York, NY

Albert Frisch, Composer, b.1916, New York, NY

Ferde Grofe, Composer, 1892-1972, New York, NY

Hal Kemp, Clarinet, 1905-1940, Marion, AL

Miriam Klein, Vocal, b.1937, Basle, Switzerland

Jean-Pierre "Sharkey" Morel, Cornet, b.1943, Grenoble, France

Carl-Henrik Norin, Tenor Sax, 1920-1967, Vasteras, Sweden

Pee Wee Russell, Clarinet, 1906-1969, St.Louis,MO

Jose "Chomba" Silva, Tenor Sax, 1923-1995, Oriente,Cuba

Sarah Vaughn, Vocal, 1924-1990, Newark, NJ

Ben Webster, Tenor Sax, 1909-1973, Kansas City, MO

Jan Wroblewski, Tenor Sax, b.1936, Kalisz, Poland



March 28

Bill Anthony, Bass, b.1930, New York, NY

Sonny Bradshaw, Trumpet, b.1926, Kingston, Jamaica

Donald Brown, Piano, b.1954, Hernando, MS

Meredith D'Ambrosio, Piano/Vocal, b.1941, Boston, MA

Eric "Big Daddy" Dixon, Tenor Sax, 1930-1989, New York NY

Jack Free, Trombone, b.1932, London, England

Herbie Hall, Clarinet, 1907-1996, Reserve, LA

Bill Hughes, Trombone, b.1930, Dallas, TX

Ike Isaacs, Bass, 1923-1981, Akron, OH

Thad Jones, Cornet, 1923-1986, Pontiac, MI

Jay Livingston, Composer, 1915-2001, Mcdonald, PA

Barry Miles, Keyboards, b.1947, Newark, NJ

Tete Montoliu, Piano, 1933-1997, Barcelona, Spain

Paul Whiteman, Bandleader, 1890-1967, Denver, CO


March 29

Sidney Arodin, Clarinet, 1901-1948, Westwego, LA

Pearl Bailey, Vocal, 1918-1990, Newport News, VA

Kamil Behounek, Accordion, 1916-1983, Blatny, Czecholslovakia

Allen Botschinsky, Trumpet, b.1940, Copenhagen, Denmark

Michael Brecker, Tenor Sax, 1949-2007, Philadelphia, PA

George Chisholm, Trombone, 1915-1997, Glasgow,Scotland

Ladislav Deczi, Trumpet, 1938, Bernolakovo, Czechoslovakia

Jorgen Emborg, Piano/Leader, b.1953, Copenhagen, Denmark

Fritz Hauser, Drums, b.1953, Basle, Switzerland

Abe Lincoln, Trombone, 1907-2000, Lancaster, PA

Remo Palmieri, Guitar,1923-2002, New York, NY

Jason Rebello, Piano, b.1969, Surrey, England

Michelle Rosewoman, Piano, b.1953, Oakland, CA

Jim Shepherd, Trombone, 1936, London, England

Jaroslaw Smietana, Guitar/Composer, b.1951, Krakow, Poland


March 30

Daniel Barda, Trombone, b.1944, Cannes, France

David Berger, Arranger/Composer, b.1949, New York, NY

Karl Berger, Vibes, b.1935, Heidelberg, Germany

Marilyn Crispell, Piano, b.1947, Philadelphia, PA

John D'Earth, Trumpet, b.1950, Holliston, MA

Nick France, Drums, b.1956, Standon, England

Ted Heath, Trombone/Leader, 1900-1969, London, England

Heinz Kretzschmer, Reeds, b.1926, Gohrisch, Germany

Frankie Laine, Vocal, 1913-2007, Chicago, IL

Tina May, Vocal, b.1961, Gloucester, England

Philippe Milanta, Piano, b.1963, Marseilles, France

Lanny Morgan, Alto Sax, b.1934, Des Moines, IA

Dave Stryker, Guitar, b.1957, Omaha, NE


March 31

Merv Acheson, Saxophone, 1922-1987, Sydney, Australia

Herb Alpert, Trumpet, b.1937, Los Angeles, CA

Freddie Greene, Guitar, 1911-1987, Charleston, SC

Mark Lockheart, Saxophone, b.1961, Lymington, England

Lizzie Miles, Vocal, 1895-1963, New Orleans, LA

Junko Moriya, Piano, b.1965, Tokyo, Japan

Red Norvo, Vibes, 1908-1999, Beardstown, IL

Santo "Mr.Tailgate" Pecora, Trombone, 1902-1984, New Orleans, LA

Archie Semple, Clarinet, 1928-1974, Edinburgh, Scotland


Updated December 30, 2011