Jo Jones

Born 7 October 1911. Died 3 September 1985
Jo Jones
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1911-10-07
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Jo Jones

Jo Jones Biography (Wikipedia)

Jonathan David Samuel Jones (October 7, 1911 – September 3, 1985) was an American jazz drummer. A band leader and pioneer in jazz percussion, Jones anchored the Count Basie Orchestra rhythm section from 1934 to 1948. He was sometimes known as Papa Jo Jones to distinguish him from younger drummer Philly Joe Jones.

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Jazz Philharmonic All Stars & Jo Jones
Take the "A" Train
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Take the "A" Train

Take the "A" Train

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Jazz Philharmonic All Stars
Ben Ryan
Plus je t'embrasse
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Plus je t'embrasse
Harry “Sweets” Edison
Wabash Blues
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Wabash Blues
Duke Ellington
Stompy Jones
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Stompy Jones
Duke Ellington
Basin Street Blues
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Basin Street Blues
Billie Holiday
Easy Living
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Easy Living
Charles Mingus
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
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Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
Cootie Williams
Blues In My Condition
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Blues In My Condition
Count Basie, CARL SMITH, Lester Young, Count Basie, Jimmy Rushing & Jo Jones
Boogie Woogie
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Boogie Woogie

Boogie Woogie

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Count Basie
CARL SMITH
Lester Young
Count Basie
Jimmy Rushing
Billie Holiday
Why Was I Born?
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Why Was I Born?
Buck Clayton
Me Myself And I
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Me Myself And I
Leon "Chu" Berry
Lady Be Good
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Lady Be Good
Jo Jones
Little Susie
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Little Susie
The Sound Of Jazz, Henry “Red” Allen, Rex Stewart, Pee Wee Russell, Coleman Hawkins, Vic Dickenson, Nat Pierce, Danny Barker, Milt Hinton, Jo Jones & The Sound Of Jazz
Rosetta
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Rosetta
Count Basie
Shine On Harvest Moon
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Shine On Harvest Moon
Lester Young
Gigantic Blues
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Gigantic Blues
Mahalia Jackson
In My Home Over Here
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In My Home Over Here
Benny Goodman, Buck Clayton, Freddie Green, Jo Jones, Count Basie, Walter Page, Lester Young & Charlie Christian
Lester’s Dream
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Lester’s Dream
Ruby Braff
Old Fashioned Love
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Old Fashioned Love
Buck Clayton
A Sailboat In The Moonlight
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A Sailboat In The Moonlight
Billie Holiday & Billie Holiday
Me Myself And I
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Me Myself And I

Me Myself And I

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Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday
Count Basie, Charlie Christian, Jack Palmer, Benny Goodman, Cootie Williams, Spencer Williams, Georgie Auld, Artie Bernstein & Jo Jones
I Found a New Baby
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I Found a New Baby

I Found a New Baby

Performer
Count Basie
Charlie Christian
Benny Goodman
Cootie Williams
Georgie Auld
Artie Bernstein
Composer
Jack Palmer
Spencer Williams
Duke Ellington
Weary Blues
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Weary Blues
Gene Ramey
I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plan
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I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plan
Count Basie, Count Basie, Freddie Green, Jo Jones & Walter Page
Way Back Blues
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Way Back Blues

Way Back Blues

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Composer
Count Basie
Sonny Stitt
Monitor Blues
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Monitor Blues
Duke Ellington
St. Louis Blues
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St. Louis Blues
Kansas City Six
Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
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Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
New Orleans Feetwarmers, Tommy Ladnier, New Orleans Feetwarmers, Sidney Bechet, James P. Johnson, Freddie Green, Walter Page & Jo Jones
Weary Blues
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Weary Blues

Weary Blues

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New Orleans Feetwarmers, Tommy Ladnier, New Orleans Feetwarmers, Sidney Bechet, James P. Johnson, Freddie Green, Walter Page & Jo Jones
Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Blossom Dearie, Blossom Dearie & Jo Jones
They Say It's Spring
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They Say It's Spring

They Say It's Spring

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Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Blossom Dearie, Blossom Dearie & Jo Jones
Charles Mingus
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
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Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
Jo Jones
Embraceable You
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Embraceable You
Jo Jones
Little Susie
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Little Susie
Jo Jones
Sonny Greer
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Sonny Greer
Jo Jones
Georgia Mae
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Georgia Mae
Jo Jones
Sweet Georgia Brown
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Sweet Georgia Brown
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