Jo Jones

Real Name:
Jonathan David Samuel Jones
Profile:
Jo Jones (born October 7, 1911, Chicago, Illinois, USA - died September 3 1985, New York City, New York, USA) was an American jazz drummer. He was sometimes known as Papa Jo Jones to distinguish him from younger drummer "Philly" Joe Jones.
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2nd George Barnes Quartet, Benny Carter And His Orchestra, Benny Goodman And His Orchestra, Benny Goodman Sextet, Bill Doggett Trio, Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra, Buck Clayton And His Orchestra, Coleman Hawkins & Friends, Coleman Hawkins Quartet, Coleman Hawkins Septet, Count Basie And His All-American Rhythm Section, Count Basie And His Kansas City Five, Count Basie And The Kansas City Seven, Count Basie Orchestra, Count Basie Quintet, Count Basie Sextet, Count Basie, His Instrumentalists And Rhythm, Dickie Wells And His Orchestra, Elmer Snowden Sextet, George Wein's Storyville Band, Glenn Hardman And His Hammond Five, Harry James And His Orchestra, Illinois Jacquet And His Orchestra, Jack Teagarden Band, Jack Teagarden's Dixieland Band, Jimmy Rushing And His Orchestra, Jo Jones Sextet, Joe Bushkin Quartet, Johnny Richards And His Orchestra, Jones-Smith Incorporated, Kansas City Five, Kansas City Six, Lester Young And His Orchestra, Lester Young Quartet, Mal Waldron's All Stars, Marlowe Morris Quintet, Mel Powell & His All-Stars, Mildred Bailey And Her Orchestra, Paul Quinichette And His Swingtette, Paul Quinichette Quartet, Quincy Jones Orchestra, Red Norvo Combo, Roy Eldridge & His Central Plaza Dixielanders, Ruby Braff All-Stars, Ruby Braff And His Big City Six, Ruby Braff Sextet, Sims-Brookmeyer Quintet, Sir Charles Thompson Quartet, Sonny Rollins Quartet, Sonny Stitt Band, Sonny Stitt Quartet, Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra, Teddy Wilson Quartet, Teddy Wilson Trio, Thad Jones And His Ensemble, Thad Jones Quintet, The Art Blakey Percussion Ensemble, The Buck Clayton Septet, The Charlie Shavers Quintet, The Count Basie Bunch, The Count Basie Quartet, The Count Basie Trio, The Jazz Giants '56, The Jimmy Rushing All Stars, The Jo Jones Group, The Jo Jones Trio, The Jones Boys, The Kansas City Seven, The Lester Young-Teddy Wilson Quartet, The Milt Buckner Trio, The Nat Pierce Orchestra, The Oscar Pettiford Quartet, The Prestige All Stars, The Uptown Swing All Stars, Timme Rosenkrantz And His Barrelhouse Barons
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Albums

Volume 8 Jo Jones - The Rodgers and Hart Song Book album art Jimmy Jones (3), Jimmy Raney, George Duvivier, Jo Jones, Joe Puma, Roy Haynes Jimmy Jones (3), Jimmy Raney, George Duvivier, Jo Jones, Joe Puma, Roy Haynes - The Rodgers and Hart Song Book (Album) Music Minus One Volume 8 US 1951 Sell This Version
MG C-705 Jo Jones - Dale's Wail album art Roy Eldridge And His Orchestra Featuring Oscar PetersonJo Jones Roy Eldridge And His Orchestra Featuring Oscar PetersonJo Jones - Dale's Wail (Album) Clef Records MG C-705 US 1954 Sell This Version
MG Vol. 6 Jo Jones - New Volume 6 (Formerly Vols.8, 9, and 10) album art Norman Granz' Jazz At The Philharmonic* featuring Flip Phillips, Bill Harris, Jo Jones, Illinois Jacquet, Howard McGhee, Ray Brown, Hank Jones Norman Granz' Jazz At The Philharmonic* featuring Flip Phillips, Bill Harris, Jo Jones, Illinois Jacquet, Howard McGhee, Ray Brown, Hank Jones - New Volume 6 (Formerly Vols.8, 9, and 10) (Album) Clef Records MG Vol. 6 US 1955 Sell This Version
PPL 11002 Jo Jones - The Jo Jones Special album art Jo Jones The Jo Jones Special (Album) Vanguard PPL 11002 UK 1955 Sell This Version
G-438 Jo Jones - The Oscar Peterson Trio At Newport album art The Oscar Peterson Trio / The Oscar Peterson Trio With Roy Eldridge, Sonny Stitt And Jo Jones The Oscar Peterson Trio / The Oscar Peterson Trio With Roy Eldridge, Sonny Stitt And Jo Jones - The Oscar Peterson Trio At Newport(LP, Album) American Recording Society G-438 US 1957 Sell This Version
MG V-8239 Jo Jones - At Newport album art The Oscar Peterson Trio With Roy Eldridge / Sonny Stitt & Jo Jones The Oscar Peterson Trio With Roy Eldridge / Sonny Stitt & Jo Jones - At Newport (Album) Verve Records MG V-8239 US 1958 Sell This Version
PRESTIGE 7147 Jo Jones - Basie Reunion album art Paul Quinichette / Buck Clayton / Shad Collins / Jack Washington / Freddie Greene* / Eddie Jones / Jo Jones / Nat Pierce Paul Quinichette / Buck Clayton / Shad Collins / Jack Washington / Freddie Greene* / Eddie Jones / Jo Jones / Nat Pierce - Basie Reunion (Album) Prestige PRESTIGE 7147 Denmark 1958 Sell This Version
VRS-8525 Jo Jones - Jo Jones Plus Two album art Jo Jones Jo Jones Plus Two (Album) Vanguard VRS-8525 US 1959 Sell This Version
2134 Arnell Shaw*, Pee Wee Russell, Buck Clayton, Vic Dickenson, Bud Freeman, Jo Jones, Lou Carter Arnell Shaw*, Pee Wee Russell, Buck Clayton, Vic Dickenson, Bud Freeman, Jo Jones, Lou Carter - Dixieland U.S.A. Promenade 2134 US 1959 Sell This Version
LPBR 5099 Jo Jones - Vamp 'Til Ready album art Jo Jones Vamp 'Til Ready (Album) Everest LPBR 5099 US 1960 Sell This Version
LPBR 5110 Jo Jones - Percussion And Bass album art Jo Jones And Milt Hinton Jo Jones And Milt Hinton - Percussion And Bass (Album) Everest LPBR 5110 US 1960 Sell This Version
CJM 8022 Jo Jones - Newport Rebels album art Charles Mingus, Max Roach, Eric Dolphy, Roy Eldridge, Jo Jones Charles Mingus, Max Roach, Eric Dolphy, Roy Eldridge, Jo Jones - Newport Rebels (Album) Candid CJM 8022 US 1961 Sell This Version
SV 2036, SVLP 2036 Jo Jones - For Basie album art Paul Quinichette, Jo Jones, Shad Collins, Nat Pierce, Walter Page, Freddie Green Paul Quinichette, Jo Jones, Shad Collins, Nat Pierce, Walter Page, Freddie Green - For Basie (Album) Prestige Swingville, Prestige Swingville SV 2036, SVLP 2036 US 1963 Sell This Version
SB 15 110 ST Jo Jones - Play Chords album art Milt Buckner Trio*, Jo Jones Milt Buckner Trio*, Jo Jones - Play Chords (Album) SABA SB 15 110 ST Germany 1967 Sell This Version
JO 004 Jo Jones - Deux Géants Du Jazz album art Milt BucknerJo Jones Milt BucknerJo Jones - Deux Géants Du Jazz Jazz Odyssey JO 004 France 1971 Sell This Version
JO 007 Jo Jones - Buck And Jo album art Milt Buckner, Jo "The Tiger" Jones* Milt Buckner, Jo "The Tiger" Jones* - Buck And Jo(2xLP, Gat) Jazz Odyssey JO 007 France 1972 Sell This Version
LDM. 30200 Jo Jones - Jo Jones And Guest Stars album art Jo Jones Jo Jones And Guest Stars(LP) Roulette LDM. 30200 France 1973 Sell This Version
V6-8831 Jo Jones - The Newport Years Volume VI album art Count Basie , With Jimmy Rushing, Lester Young, Illinois Jacquet, Jo Jones, Roy Eldridge Count Basie , With Jimmy Rushing, Lester Young, Illinois Jacquet, Jo Jones, Roy Eldridge - The Newport Years Volume VI (Album) Verve Records V6-8831 US 1973 Sell This Version
JO 006 Jo Jones - The Lion And The Tiger album art Willie "The Lion" Smith, Jo "The Tiger" Jones* Willie "The Lion" Smith, Jo "The Tiger" Jones* - The Lion And The Tiger (Album, Comp) Jazz Odyssey JO 006 France 1974 Sell This Version
333.075 Jo Jones - Midnight Slows Vol 5 album art Milt Buckner, Buddy Tate, Jo Jones Milt Buckner, Buddy Tate, Jo Jones - Midnight Slows Vol 5 Black And Blue, Black And Blue 333.075 France 1974 Sell This Version
B 333 068 Jo Jones - Midnight Slows Vol. 4 album art Milt Buckner, Buddy Tate, Jo Jones Milt Buckner, Buddy Tate, Jo Jones - Midnight Slows Vol. 4 (Comp, Album) Black And Blue B 333 068 France 1974 Sell This Version
MV 2511 Jo Jones - Jazz Giants '56 album art Lester Young, Teddy Wilson, Roy Eldridge, Vic Dickenson, Jo Jones, Freddie Green, Gene Ramey Lester Young, Teddy Wilson, Roy Eldridge, Vic Dickenson, Jo Jones, Freddie Green, Gene Ramey - Jazz Giants '56 (Album) Verve Records MV 2511 Japan 1974 Sell This Version
KE-500 Jo Jones - The Rotary Club of Minden Presents: Canadian Blues and Jazz Festival album art Illinois Jacquet Trio, Illinois Jacquet, Milt Buckner, Joe Jones*, Jodie Drake Illinois Jacquet Trio, Illinois Jacquet, Milt Buckner, Joe Jones*, Jodie Drake - The Rotary Club of Minden Presents: Canadian Blues and Jazz Festival(LP) Rotary Club KE-500 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
JO 011 Jo Jones - Blues For Diane album art Milt Buckner & Jo Jones Milt Buckner & Jo Jones - Blues For Diane(LP, Album) Jazz Odyssey JO 011 France 1974 Sell This Version
2310-735 Jo Jones - The Tatum Group Masterpieces album art Art Tatum / Red Callender / Jo Jones Art Tatum / Red Callender / Jo Jones - The Tatum Group Masterpieces (Album) Pablo Records 2310-735 France 1975 Sell This Version