1957 in jazz

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1957 in jazz
Jazz Monitors.jpg
The Jazz Monitors 1957 – from left, Roger Dawson, drums, Herbie Lewis, bass, Bobby Hutcherson, vibraphone, Nat Brown, piano
Decade 1950s in jazz
Music 1957 in music
Standards List of post-1950 jazz standards
See also 1956 in jazz1958 in jazz
List of years in jazz

This is a timeline documenting events of Jazz in the year 1957.

Events[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

Unknown dates[edit]

Album releases[edit]

Standards[edit]

Deaths[edit]

January
February
March
  • 25Fud Livingston, American clarinetist, saxophonist, arranger and composer (born 1906).
June
  • 12Jimmy Dorsey, American clarinetist, saxophonist, trumpeter, composer, big-band leader (born 1904).
  • 25Curtis Mosby, American jazz drummer, bandleader, and businessman (born 1888).
July
August
  • 2Joe Shulman, American upright bassist (born 1923).
  • 28Erik Tuxen, Danish big-band leader, composer, and arranger (born 1902).
September
October
November
December
  • 20Walter Page, American multi-instrumentalist and bandleader (born 1900).
  • 29Ernie Henry, American saxophonist (born 1926).
Unknown date
  • He Dasha, Chinese musician (born 1897).

Births[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ella Fitzgerald – Sings the Duke Ellington Song Book at AllMusic. Retrieved 2016-05-03.
  2. ^ "About Ella Fitzgerald". Ellafitzgerald.com. Retrieved 2016-05-03. 
  3. ^ "Newport Jazz Festival 1959 Poster". Rirocks.net. Retrieved 2016-05-03. 
  4. ^ "Bley, Carla (Lovella May Borg)". Jazz.com. Archived from the original on 2015-03-02. Retrieved 2016-03-27. 

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