This day (January 2, 1986), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Troy Andrews a.k.a Trombone Shorty, a trombone and trumpet player from New Orleans.
This day (December 15, 2011), in New London, New Hampshire,, died Bob Brookmeyeran American jazz valve trombonist, pianist, arranger and composer.
This day (October 17, 1953), in St Louis, Missouri, is born Joseph Bowie, an American bandleader, trombonist, and founder of the seminal jazz fusion band, Defunkt.
‘Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at the Opera House’ is a live album recorded on October 10, 1957, accompanied by the Oscar Peterson trio.
Trombone Shorty’s “Say That To Say This” is his ninth studio album released on September 10, 2013.
J. J. Johnson’s “J.J. Inc.” is an album recorded on August 1 & 3, 1960 with Freddie Hubbard and Clifford Jordan.
This day (July 25, 2005), in Frankfurt, Germany, died Albert Mangelsdorff, a German modern jazz trombonist.
This day (April 17, 1930), in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire (England), is born Donald Christopher ‘Chris’ Barber, a jazz trombonist.