1990 in jazz
|1990 in jazz|
Jazz singer Dee Dee Bridgewater in 1990 at Deauville, Normandy, France
|Decade||1990s in jazz|
|Music||1990 in music|
|Standards||List of post-1950 jazz standards|
|See also||1989 in jazz – 1991 in jazz|
This is a timeline documenting events of Jazz in the year 1990.
- 7 – 24th Montreux Jazz Festival started in Switzerland (July 7 – 22).
- 12 – The 15th North Sea Jazz Festival started in The Hague (July 12 – 15).
- John Zorn: Naked City (February 16)
- Franz Koglmann: The Use of Memory
- Don Pullen: Random Thoughts
- Gerry Hemingway: Special Detail
- Michael Formanek: Wide Open Spaces
- Geri Allen: Nurturer
- Marty Ehrlich: Emergency Peace
- Marilyn Crispell: Overlapping Hands
- Charlie Haden: Dream Keeper
- Bobby Previte: Empty Suits
- Butch Morris: Dust To Dust
- Jazz Passengers: Implement Yourself
- Myra Melford: Jump
- Danny Gottlieb: Brooklyn Blues
- Mark Helias: Attack the Future
- David Liebman: The Tree
- Elements: Spirit River
- Hank Roberts: Birds Of Prey
- Music Revelation Ensemble: Elec Jazz
- Kenny Wheeler: Music for Large and Small Ensemble
- Bill Frisell: Is That You?
- ICP Orchestra: Bospaadje Konijnehol II
- Phil Woods: All Bird's Children
- Philip Catherine: I Remember You
- Ray Anderson: What Because
- Muhal Richard Abrams: Blu Blu Blu
- Gerry Hemingway: Down To The Wire
- Terence Blanchard: Terence Blanchard
- Tom Harrell: Form
- Yellowjackets: Green House
- Kenny Wheeler: Widow in the Window''
- Egberto Gismondi: Infancia
- Keith Tippett: The Journey
- Michael Franks: Blue Pacific
- Ben Sidran: Cool Paradise
- John Pizzarelli: My Blue Heaven
- Eliane Elias: Eliane Elias Plays Jobim
- Al Sears, tenor saxophonist and bandleader
- Art Blakey, drummer and bandleader
- Bernard Addison, guitarist
- Bill Hardman, trumpeter and flugelhorn player
- Buschi Niebergall,
- Chester Zardis, double-bassist
- Chris McGregor, pianist, bandleader and composer
- Clyde McCoy, trumpeter
- Dave Wilkins, trumpeter
- Dexter Gordon, tenor saxophonist
- Dudu Pukwana, saxophonist
- Eje Thelin, trombonist
- Elizete Cardoso, singer and actress
- Emily Remler, guitarist
- Frank Wright, tenor saxophonist
- Freddie Kohlman, drummer, vocalist and bandleader
- Fritz Schulz-Reichel, pianist
- George Desmond Hodnett,
- Georgie Auld, tenor saxophonist, clarinetist, and bandleader
- Harry Leahey, guitarist
- Hubert Rostaing, clarinetist and tenor saxophonist
- Jack Noren, drummer and vocalist
- Joe Turner, pianist
- John Madrid, trumpet player
- June Christy, singer
- King Perry, saxophonist, clarinetist, arranger and bandleader
- Lee Castle, trumpeter and bandleader
- Lou Blackburn, trombonist
- Louis Nelson, trombonist
- Lowell Davidson, pianist
- Major Holley, bassist
- Mel Lewis, drummer and bandleader
- Pearl Bailey, actress and singer
- Peter van Steeden, composer
- Phil Napoleon, trumpeter and bandleader
- Russell Jacquet, trumpeter
- Sam Taylor, tenor saxophonist
- Sammy Davis, Jr., singer and entertainer
- Sarah Vaughan, singer
- Sing Miller, pianist
- Walter Davis, Jr., pianist
- William Leavitt, guitarist and arranger
- Xavier Cugat, bandleader
- 23 – Torgeir Standal, Norwegian guitarist.
- 25 – Austin Peralta, American pianist. At age 15, a featured performer at the 2006 Tokyo Jazz Festival (died 2012).
- "Vossajazz - Historie" (in Norwegian). Vossajazz. Retrieved 2016-04-29.
- "Nattjazz" (in Norwegian). Nattjazz. Archived from the original on 2016-03-22. Retrieved 2016-04-22.
- "Moers Festival 1987". Moers Festival. Retrieved 2016-04-22.
- "Montreux Jazz Festival 1990 Setlists". Setlist.fm. Retrieved 2016-03-02.
- "North Sea Jazz Festival 1991". North Sea Jazz Festival. Retrieved 2016-04-29.
- "Brecon Jazz Festival 1990". FriendsOfBreconJazz.com. Retrieved 2016-04-29.
- "The Monterey Jazz Festival Collections". EarlNewmanPrints.com. Retrieved 2016-04-29.
- "Eliane Elias - Pianist, composer, singer". Encyclopedia.com. Retrieved 2016-03-06.
- McDermott, Marc (January 15, 2013). "The Life and Death of Austin Peralta". LA Weekly. Retrieved November 20, 2017.