Dorothy Ashby

Real Name:
Dorothy Jeanne Ashby
Profile:
American jazz harpist.

Born : August 06, 1932 in Detroit, Michigan.
Died : April 13, 1986 in Santa Monica, California.

Worked with ; Stanley Turrentine, Wendell Marshall, Shirley Scott, Art Taylor, Stan Getz, Jimmy Cobb and others.
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Albums

MG-6039 Dorothy Ashby - The Jazz Harpist album art Dorothy Ashby The Jazz Harpist (Album) Regent MG-6039 US 1957 Sell This Version
7140, PRLP 7140 Dorothy Ashby - Hip Harp album art Dorothy Ashby With Frank Wess Dorothy Ashby With Frank Wess - Hip Harp (Album) Prestige, Prestige 7140, PRLP 7140 US 1958 Sell This Version
8209 Dorothy Ashby - In A Minor Groove album art Dorothy Ashby And Frank Wess Dorothy Ashby And Frank Wess - In A Minor Groove (Album) New Jazz, New Jazz 8209 US 1958 Sell This Version
JLP 961 Dorothy Ashby - Soft Winds: The Swinging Harp Of Dorothy Ashby album art Dorothy Ashby Soft Winds: The Swinging Harp Of Dorothy Ashby (Album) JAZZLAND JLP 961 US 1961 Sell This Version
LP 690 Dorothy Ashby - Dorothy Ashby album art Dorothy Ashby Dorothy Ashby (Album) Argo (6) LP 690 US 1962 Sell This Version
SD 1447 Dorothy Ashby - The Fantastic Jazz Harp Of Dorothy Ashby album art Dorothy Ashby The Fantastic Jazz Harp Of Dorothy Ashby (Album) Atlantic SD 1447 US 1965 Sell This Version
LPS-809 Dorothy Ashby - Afro-Harping album art Dorothy Ashby Afro-Harping (Album) Cadet LPS-809 US 1968 Sell This Version
LPS 825 Dorothy Ashby - Dorothy's Harp album art Dorothy Ashby Dorothy's Harp (Album) Cadet LPS 825 US 1969 Sell This Version
LPS-841 Dorothy Ashby - The Rubáiyát Of Dorothy Ashby album art Dorothy Ashby The Rubáiyát Of Dorothy Ashby (Album) Cadet LPS-841 US 1970 Sell This Version
28PJ-4 Dorothy Ashby - Concierto De Aranjuez = 恋のアランフェス、イエスタデイ~レインボー・ハープ album art Dorothy Ashby = ドロシー・アシュビー* Dorothy Ashby = ドロシー・アシュビー* - Concierto De Aranjuez = 恋のアランフェス、イエスタデイ~レインボー・ハープ (Album) Philips 28PJ-4 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
28PJ-5 Dorothy Ashby - Django / Misty album art Dorothy Ashby Django / Misty (Album) Philips 28PJ-5 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
XCTV-87705, XCTV-87706 Dorothy Ashby - The Sounds Of Christmas album art Dorothy Ashby / Jimmy Clark (6) / Tom Montgomery (2) Dorothy Ashby / Jimmy Clark (6) / Tom Montgomery (2) - The Sounds Of Christmas(LP) Tab Records (2) XCTV-87705, XCTV-87706 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

5406 Dorothy Ashby - Secret Love / Lonely Melody album art Dorothy Ashby Secret Love / Lonely Melody(7", Single) Argo (6) 5406 US 1961 Sell This Version
5604 Dorothy Ashby - Soul Vibrations / Lonely Girl album art Dorothy Ashby Soul Vibrations / Lonely Girl (Single) Cadet 5604 US 1968 Sell This Version
668 Dorothy Ashby - Und Bel Di (One Fine Day) album art Dorothy Ashby, Dorothy Ashby Trio* Dorothy Ashby, Dorothy Ashby Trio* - Und Bel Di (One Fine Day)(7") Topaz Records (13) 668 US Unknown Sell This Version
45-1001, 45-1002 Dorothy Ashby - Swan Lake / Round Midnight album art Dorothy Ashby Trio / Dorothy Ashby Dorothy Ashby Trio / Dorothy Ashby - Swan Lake / Round Midnight(7") Peridot, Peridot 45-1001, 45-1002 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

PCD-24120-2 Dorothy Ashby - In A Minor Groove album art Dorothy Ashby In A Minor Groove(CD, Comp, RM) Prestige PCD-24120-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
COL 6617 Dorothy Ashby - The Fantastic Jazz Harp Of Dorothy Ashby / Live At The Top album art Dorothy Ashby, Junior Mance Dorothy Ashby, Junior Mance - The Fantastic Jazz Harp Of Dorothy Ashby / Live At The Top(CD, Comp) Collectables COL 6617 US 2000 Sell This Version
FSR-CD 709 Dorothy Ashby - The Jazz Harpist (3 CD Box Set) album art Dorothy Ashby The Jazz Harpist (3 CD Box Set)(3xCD, Comp, RM) Fresh Sound Records FSR-CD 709 Spain 2012 Sell This Version
EMSC 1120 Dorothy Ashby - Four Classic Albums Plus album art Dorothy Ashby Four Classic Albums Plus (Comp) Avid Jazz EMSC 1120 UK 2014 Sell This Version
RGJCD537 Dorothy Ashby - Four Classic Albums album art Dorothy Ashby Four Classic Albums(2xCD, Comp, Dlx, RM) Real Gone Music Company RGJCD537 Europe 2017 Sell This Version
ODR6330, ODR 6330 Dorothy Ashby - Dorothy Ashby / Soft Winds album art Dorothy Ashby Dorothy Ashby / Soft Winds(CD, Comp, Pap) Oldays Records, Oldays Records ODR6330, ODR 6330 Japan 2017 Sell This Version
ACV4009 Dorothy Ashby - Hip Harp On A Minor Groove album art Dorothy Ashby Hip Harp On A Minor Groove(2xLP, Comp, Ltd, Cle) Doxy ACV4009 Germany 2017 Sell This Version
11434 Dorothy Ashby - Hip Harp + In A Minor Groove album art Dorothy Ashby Hip Harp + In A Minor Groove(CD, Comp, Ltd, RM) Essential Jazz Classics 11434 Spain 2020 Sell This Version

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peterkeim

peterkeim

July 10, 2020
How did this woman get involved with Japan? Wikipedia article hits you out of nowhere with "Oh and she pioneered Japanese Koto into jazz" - wait WHAT?
walkingtrees

walkingtrees

November 1, 2018
where can we go to learn more about her as an individual? her spirituality?

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