08/04/02

Jazz Birthdays Aug. 4 - 10

Jazz birthdays this week include:

Aug. 4:
Louis Armstrong (1901-1971),
Bill Coleman (1904-1981),
Herb Ellis (1921) (pictured),
Tom Talbert (1924),
Sonny Simmons (1933),
Bobo Stenson (1944),
Jeff Hamilton (1953),
Terri Lyne Carrington (1965)

Aug. 5:
Lenny Breau (1941-1984),
Airto Moreira (1941)

Aug. 6:
Luis Russell (1902-1963),
Vic Dickenson (1906-1984),
Buddy Collette (1921),
Abbey Lincoln (1930),
Dorothy Ashby (1932-1986),
Joe Diorio (1936),
Byard Lancaster (1942),
Charlie Haden (1937),
Ravi Coltrane (1961)

Aug. 7:
Luckey Roberts (1887-1968),
George Van Eps (1913-1998),
Idrees Sulieman (1923-2002),
Rahsaan Roland Kirk (1936-1977),
Howard Johnson (1941),
Marcus Roberts (1963)

Aug. 8:
Lucky Millinder (1900-1966),
Benny Carter (1907),
Jimmy Witherspoon (1923-1997),
Urbie Green (1926)

Aug. 9:
Jack DeJohnette (1942)

Aug. 10:
Claude Thornhill (1909-1965),
Arnett Cobb (1918-1989),
Chuck Israels (1936),
Michael Mantler (1943)

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