Åke Persson

Åke Persson

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Åke Persson
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Born: February 25, 1932, Hässleholm, Sweden.
Died: February 5, 1975, Stockholm, Sweden.

A fine trombonist with an appealing tone, Åke Persson worked steadily in Europe during his prime years and occasionally guested with American jazzmen who were on tour. Tragically, on February 5th, 1975, Åke was found dead in his car at the bottom of the Djurgården canal.
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Åke Persson Discography

Albums

Ake Persson*, Gunnar Björksten, Bengt Hallberg, Gunnar Johnson, Kenneth Fagerlund Ake Persson*, Gunnar Björksten, Bengt Hallberg, Gunnar Johnson, Kenneth Fagerlund - Swedish Modern EmArcy South Africa 1954 Sell This Version
Lars Gullin, Åke Persson Lars Gullin, Åke Persson - Lars Gullin - Åke Persson (Album) Philips Sweden 1957 Sell This Version
Joe Harris (3), Åke Persson & Benny Bailey Joe Harris (3), Åke Persson & Benny Bailey - Quincy - Here We Come Metronome Denmark 1959 Sell This Version
MLP 15323 Johansson* & Persson* Johansson* & Persson* - Sudda Sudda(LP, Album) Metronome MLP 15323 Sweden 1968 Sell This Version
Ack Van Rooyen / Sigi Schwab* / Horst Jankowski / Herb Geller / Åke Persson / Wolfgang Dauner / Erik van Lier - Arranged And Conducted By Bobby Gutesha Ack Van Rooyen / Sigi Schwab* / Horst Jankowski / Herb Geller / Åke Persson / Wolfgang Dauner / Erik van Lier - Arranged And Conducted By Bobby Gutesha - Rockin' Bach Dimensions (Album) Corona Music Jazz Switzerland 1972 Sell This Version
Jiggs Whigham, Albert Mangelsdorff, Åke Persson, Slide Hampton Jiggs Whigham, Albert Mangelsdorff, Åke Persson, Slide Hampton - Trombone Workshop (Album) MPS Records, BASF Germany 1972 Sell This Version
JWD 102.22 Frank Rosolino, Urbie Green, 'Jiggs' Wigham*, Bob Burgess & Ake Persson* With The Louis Vandyke Trio Frank Rosolino, Urbie Green, 'Jiggs' Wigham*, Bob Burgess & Ake Persson* With The Louis Vandyke Trio - North Sea Jazz Sessions Volume 2(CD, Album) Jazz World JWD 102.22 Europe 1992 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

EP-1-6069 Ake Persson* / Gunnar Bjorksten* / Bengt Hallberg / Gunnar Johnson / Kenneth Fagerlund Ake Persson* / Gunnar Bjorksten* / Bengt Hallberg / Gunnar Johnson / Kenneth Fagerlund - Jazz Fantastic From Sweden(7", Single) EmArcy EP-1-6069 US 1954 Sell This Version
EP-1-6068 Ake Persson*, Gunnar Bjorksten*, Bengt Hallberg, Gunnar Johnson, Kenneth Fagerlund Ake Persson*, Gunnar Bjorksten*, Bengt Hallberg, Gunnar Johnson, Kenneth Fagerlund - Swedish Modern(7") EmArcy EP-1-6068 US 1954 Sell This Version
MEP 28 Rolf Blomquist And His Band Featuring Åke Persson Rolf Blomquist And His Band Featuring Åke Persson - Jumping With Queen Anne(7", EP) Metronome MEP 28 Sweden 1955 Sell This Version
MEP 9028 Joe Harris (3), Åke Persson, Benny Bailey Joe Harris (3), Åke Persson, Benny Bailey - Quincy - Here We Come(7", EP) Metronome MEP 9028 Sweden Unknown Sell This Version
EP-7 Åke Persson Åke Persson And His Combo(7", EP) Esquire EP-7 UK Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

DRLP 171 Monica Zetterlund With Benny Bailey, Donald Byrd, Arne Domnérus, Lars Gullin, Åke Persson Monica Zetterlund With Benny Bailey, Donald Byrd, Arne Domnérus, Lars Gullin, Åke Persson - Spring Is Here(LP, Comp, Mono) Dragon Records DRLP 171 Sweden 1988 Sell This Version
FLC CD 127 Åke Persson The Great(CD, Comp, RE) Four Leaf Clover FLC CD 127 Sweden 1994 Sell This Version

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