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Elvin Jones

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Elvin Jones

Elvin Jones has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 14 episodes and was first played on 25 June 2013.

Elvin Ray Jones (September 9, 1927 – May 18, 2004) was a jazz drummer. Elvin began playing professionally in the 1940s, working with the Army Special Services program, Operation Happiness, and in 1949 had a short-lived gig in Detroit's Grand River Street club. Eventually he went on to play with artists such as Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, and Wardell Gray. In 1955, after a failed audition for the Benny Goodman band, he found work in New York, joining Charles Mingus's band, and releasing…

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Three Step Dance
Oregon, Elvin Jones
Vanguard1976
Three Step Dance
Oregon, Elvin JonesVanguard1976
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Agenda
Elvin Jones
Vanguard1975
Agenda
Elvin JonesVanguard1975
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Moon Dance
Elvin Jones
Vanguard1977
Moon Dance
Elvin JonesVanguard1977
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At This Point In Time
Elvin Jones (Peter Doell mix)
Blue Note1998
At This Point In Time
Elvin Jones (Peter Doell mix)Blue Note1998
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Pauke Tanz
Elvin Jones (Peter Doell mix)
Blue Note1998
Pauke Tanz
Elvin Jones (Peter Doell mix)Blue Note1998
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Coming Home
Jimmy Woods Sextet, Elvin Jones
Contemporary Records1963
Coming Home
Jimmy Woods Sextet, Elvin JonesContemporary Records1963
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Azan
Elvin Jones
Atlantic1965
Azan
Elvin JonesAtlantic1965
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Shinjitu
Elvin Jones
Trio Records, PM1975
Shinjitu
Elvin JonesTrio Records, PM1975
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Mini Modes
Elvin Jones
Vanguard1976
Mini Modes
Elvin JonesVanguard1976
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Necessary Evil
Elvin Jones
Quicksilver2003
Necessary Evil
Elvin JonesQuicksilver2003
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