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J.J. Johnson

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J.J. Johnson

J.J. Johnson has been played on NTS shows including 92 Points, with Across 110th Street first played on 31 October 2012.

J. J. Johnson (born James Louis Johnson) in Indianapolis, Indiana, (January 22, 1924 - February 4, 2001), was an American jazz trombonist, composer and arranger.

He recorded a number of popular albums with fellow trombonist Kai Winding, as well as many solo albums, and was a sideman on many classic jazz recordings. Several of his compositions, including "Wee Dot," "Lament," and "Enigma" are considered jazz standards. He was part of the Third Stream movement in jazz music in the late 1950s and early 1960s and…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Across 110th Street
Bobby Womack, J.J. Johnson
United Artists Records1972
Across 110th Street
Bobby Womack, J.J. JohnsonUnited Artists Records1972
Discogs
Minor Blues
J.J. Johnson
Impulse!1965
Minor Blues
J.J. JohnsonImpulse!1965
Discogs
Dead Dragon Lady
Joe Simon, J.J. Johnson, Dominic Frontiere
Film Score Monthly2010
Dead Dragon Lady
Joe Simon, J.J. Johnson, Dominic FrontiereFilm Score Monthly2010
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