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 Sextet, Bill Doggett Trio, Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra, Buck Clayton And His Orchestra, 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 Sextet, Count Basie, His Instrumentalists And Rhythm, 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, Jones-Smith Incorporated, 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 Quartet, 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 Stitt Band, Sonny Stitt Quartet, Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra, Teddy Wilson Quartet, The Art Blakey Percussion Ensemble, The Buck Clayton Septet, 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 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(LP) Music Minus One Volume 8 US 1951 Sell This Version
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 US 1954 Sell This Version
Jo Jones - The Jo Jones Special album art Jo Jones The Jo Jones Special (Album) Vanguard UK 1955 Sell This Version
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 US 1955 Sell This Version
32-087 Jo Jones - Basie Reunion album art Buck Clayton, Shad Collins, Paul Quinichette, Nat Pierce, Jack Washington, Jo Jones, Freddie Greene*, Eddie Jones Buck Clayton, Shad Collins, Paul Quinichette, Nat Pierce, Jack Washington, Jo Jones, Freddie Greene*, Eddie Jones - Basie Reunion(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-087 UK 1958 Sell This Version
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 US 1958 Sell This Version
Jo Jones - Jo Jones Plus Two album art Jo Jones Jo Jones Plus Two (Album) Vanguard US 1959 Sell This Version
Jo Jones - Percussion And Bass album art Jo Jones And Milt Hinton Jo Jones And Milt Hinton - Percussion And Bass (Album) Everest US 1960 Sell This Version
Jo Jones - Vamp 'Til Ready album art Jo Jones Vamp 'Til Ready Everest US 1960 Sell This Version
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 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(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Prestige Swingville, Prestige Swingville SV 2036, SVLP 2036 US 1963 Sell This Version
Jo Jones - Play Chords album art Milt Buckner Trio*, Jo Jones Milt Buckner Trio*, Jo Jones - Play Chords (Album) SABA Germany 1967 Sell This Version
Jo Jones - Deux Géants Du Jazz album art Milt BucknerJo Jones Milt BucknerJo Jones - Deux Géants Du Jazz Jazz Odyssey France 1971 Sell This Version
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 US 1973 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
SFR-VN 728 Jo Jones - Special album art Jo Jones Special(LP, Album, RE) Family Records (4) SFR-VN 728 Italy 1973 Sell This Version
Jo Jones - The 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 - The Jazz Giants '56 (Album) Verve Records Japan 1974 Sell This Version
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 France 1974 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(LP, Album) Jazz Odyssey JO 006 France 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
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) Jazz Odyssey JO 007 France 1974 Sell This Version
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(LP) Black And Blue 333.068 France 1974 Sell This Version
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 France 1975 Sell This Version
Jo Jones - The Main Man album art Jo Jones The Main Man (Album) Pablo Records UK 1977 Sell This Version