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Sam Jones

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Sam Jones

Sam Jones has been played on NTS shows including Martyn's Darkest Light, with Ojos De Rojo first played on 30 March 2018.

Samuel Jones (November 12, 1924 – December 15, 1981) was a jazz double bassist, cellist and composer.

Sam Jones was born in Jacksonville, FL, and moved in 1955 to New York City. There, he played with Bobby Timmons, Tiny Bradshaw, Les Jazz Modes, Kenny Dorham, Illinois Jacquet, Freddie Hubbard, Dizzy Gillespie (1958–59) and Thelonious Monk. He is probably best known for his work with Cannonball Adderley (1959–65). He also spent several years working with Oscar Peterson) (1966-1970) and Cedar Walton and recorded with…

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Sam Jones
Xanadu Records1976
Scorpio
Sam JonesXanadu Records1976
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Naima
George Coleman, Cedar Walton, Sam Jones, Billy Higgins
Timeless Records1976
Naima
George Coleman, Cedar Walton, Sam Jones, Billy HigginsTimeless Records1976
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Ojos De Rojo
Cedar Walton, Bob Berg, Sam Jones, Billy Higgins
Timeless Records1977
Ojos De Rojo
Cedar Walton, Bob Berg, Sam Jones, Billy HigginsTimeless Records1977
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