Become a member and get exclusive access to articles, live sessions and more!
Start Your Free Trial

Jazz Birthdays Feb. 1-7

Feb. 1: James P. Johnson (1894-1955), Tricky Sam Nanton (1904-1946), Sadao Watanabe (1933), Joe Sample (1939), Joshua Redman (1969)
Feb. 2: Sonny Stitt (1924-1982), Stan Getz (1927-1991), James “Blood” Ulmer (1942)
Feb. 3: Lil Armstrong (1898-1971), Snooky Young (1919), John Handy (1933), Bob Stewart (1945), Craig Bailey (1960)
Feb. 4: Artie Bernstein (1909-1964), Jutta Hip (1925-2003), Tony Fruscella (1927-1969), Big Bill Bissonnette (1937), Bill Mays (1944), John Stubblefield (1945)

Start Your Free Trial to Continue Reading

Become a JazzTimes member to explore our complete archive of interviews, profiles, columns, and reviews written by music's best journalists and critics.
Originally Published