1988 in jazz

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1988 in jazz
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Don Pullen, Half Moon Bay CA June 13 1988
Decade 1980s in jazz
Music 1988 in music
Standards List of post-1950 jazz standards
See also 1987 in jazz1989 in jazz
List of years in jazz

This is a timeline documenting events of Jazz in the year 1988.

Events[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

  • 6 – Jazz guitarist Larry Carlton is shot in a random gun shooting outside his Los Angeles studios.[2]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

Album releases[edit]

Deaths[edit]

March
May
  • 13Chet Baker (58), American trumpeter and singer.[12]
  • 28Sy Oliver (77), American trumpeter, singer, composer, arranger and bandleader.[13]
July
September

Births[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vossajazz". Vossajazz. Retrieved 2016-04-29. 
  2. ^ Heim, Chris (1989-06-30). "Guitarist Larry Carlton Puts Tragic Shooting Behind Him". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2016-04-22. 
  3. ^ "Moers Festival 1988". Moers Festival. Retrieved 2016-04-22. 
  4. ^ "Nattjazz" (in Norwegian). Nattjazz. Retrieved 2016-04-22. 
  5. ^ "Montreux Jazz Festival 1988 Setlists". Setlist.fm. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  6. ^ "Festival International de Jazz de Montréal Timeline". Montreal International Jazz Festival. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  7. ^ "North Sea Jazz Festival 1988". North Sea Jazz Festival. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  8. ^ "Brecon Jazz Festival 1988". FriendsOfBreconJazz.com. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  9. ^ "The Monterey Jazz Festival Poster". Etsy.com. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  10. ^ "Tommy Potter". BBC. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  11. ^ Watrous, Peter (1988-03-22). "Gil Evans, a Key Jazz Composer And Orchestrator, Is Dead at 75". The New York Times. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  12. ^ Pareles, Jon (1988-05-14). "Chet Baker, Jazz Trumpeter, Dies at 59 in a Fall". The New York Times. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  13. ^ "Eddie (Cleanhead) Vinson, 70, Alto Saxophonist and Blues Singer". The New York Times. 1988-07-04. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  14. ^ "Sy Oliver, 77, a Jazz Composer, Arranger and Band Leader, Dies". The New York Times. 1988-05-28. Retrieved 2016-04-30. 
  15. ^ "J.C. Heard Dies at 71; Long a Jazz Drummer". The New York Times. 1988-09-30. Retrieved 2016-04-30.