Quentin Jackson

Born 13 January 1909. Died 2 October 1976
Quentin Jackson
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1909-01-13
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Quentin Jackson

Quentin Jackson Biography (Wikipedia)

Quentin "Butter" Jackson (born January 13, 1909 in Springfield, Ohio; died October 2, 1976 in New York City) was an American jazz trombonist. In the early stage of his career he worked with Cab Calloway and was in the Duke Ellington Orchestra. Later he did notable work with Charles Mingus, Kenny Burrell, and others.

On her album Dinah Sings Bessie Smith, Dinah Washington did a version of Bessie Smith's "Trombone Cholly" with Jackson on the horn, under the title "Trombone Butter".

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Duke Ellington
Star Crossed Lovers
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Star Crossed Lovers
Cozy Cole, CAB CALLOWAY, CAB CALLOWAY, Quentin Jackson, Andy Brown, Jerry Blake, Tyree Glenn, Danny Barker, Mario Bauzá, Dizzy Gillespie, Keg Johnson, Walter Thomas, Leon "Chu" Berry, Lammar Wright, Milt Hinton, Hilton Jefferson & Benny Payne
Ghost of a Chance
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Ghost of a Chance
Duke Ellington
Take The A Train
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Take The A Train
Britt Woodman
Star Spangled Banner
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Star Spangled Banner
Duke Ellington
Lady Mac
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Lady Mac
Duke Ellington
Up and Down, Up and Down (I Will Lead Them Up and Down)
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Up and Down, Up and Down (I Will Lead Them Up and Down)
Duke Ellington
Battle Royal
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Battle Royal
Duke Ellington
Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue (Live At Newport 1956)
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Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue (Live At Newport 1956)
John Sanders, Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, Clark Terry, Willie Cook, William "Cat" Anderson, Ray Nance, Harold Baker, Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman & Jimmy Hamilton
Take The A Train
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Take The A Train

Take The A Train

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John Sanders, Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, Clark Terry, Willie Cook, William "Cat" Anderson, Ray Nance, Harold Baker, Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman & Jimmy Hamilton
Johnny Hodges
Duke's Jam (feat. Quentin Jackson & Britt Woodman)
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Duke's Jam (feat. Quentin Jackson & Britt Woodman)
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