Jymie Merritt

Jymie Merritt

Real Name:
Jymie Merritt
Born : May 03, 1926 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

American jazz bassist, best known for his steadfast work in Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, which he joined in 1958. Described by All About Jazz as the "quintessential hard bop bassist".
Father to Michael Merritt
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Jymie Merritt Discography Tracks


Sonny Clark Trio, Wynton Kelly Trio Gee Baby Ain't I Good To You and 5 more… Sonny Clark Trio, Wynton Kelly Trio - The Immortal Session From Blue Note (Comp) Blue Note Japan 1980 Sell This Version
Various Valmontana (as Jimmy Merritt) and 6 more… Various - Jazz Sound Tracks (Comp) Fontana Brazil Unknown Sell This Version