[JPL] List of Jazz Musicians Who Served in The Military

Paul Combs pcomb at comcast.net
Mon May 30 23:39:06 EDT 2011


Marshal and Ernie Royal, Jerome Richardson, Andy Anderson and Jack 
Kelson, U.S. Navy. As long as Dr. Jazz mentioned Clint Eastwood, we 
should not forget Lennie Niehaus.


On 5/30/11 5:44 PM, Katja von Schuttenbach wrote:
> Ellis Marsalis, Jr.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jazzproglist-bounces at jazzweek.com
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> Also:
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> Frank Foster - US Army
>
> Frank J. Jackson - US Army
> Allen F. Smith - US Navy (deceased)
>
> Kathy Jackson
> Kasis Records, LLC
> SF, CA
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: antnybrown at aol.com
>
> Also:
> ohn Coltrane
> lvin Jones
> oscoe Mitchell
> lbert Ayler
> rank Lowe
> ichael Carvin
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> rom: s8nochaser at aol.com
> o: jazzproglist at jazzweek.com
> ent: Mon, May 30, 2011 12:40 pm
> ubject: Re: [JPL] List of Jazz Musicians Who Served in The Military
>
>
> et's not forget recently deceased violinist Billy Bang.
> On his "Vietnam: The Aftermath" CD the majority of the musicians were
> identified
> as Vietnam era Vets....can't remember the entire cast but Michael Carvin was
> on
> hat date.
> Mike Schwartz/KSJS
>
>
>
>
> ----Original Message-----
> rom: antnybrown at aol.com
>
> Philly Joe Jones
> Lester Bowie
>
> ----Original Message-----
> om: jctrane at gmail.com
>
> Cedar Walton; Don Menza; Lanny Morgan. All were in the USArmy Jazz Band that
> saw/heard as a service member in Germany in the 1950s. (The late Don Ellis
> s also in that aggregation)
> n Mon, May 30, 2011 at 12:05 PM,<antnybrown at aol.com>  wrote:
>
>   US Army Vets
>
> John Lewis,
> Kenny "Klook" Clarke,
> and count me in that number.
>
> Non-musician: Orrin Keepnews
>
> Anthony Brown, Ph.D.
> Smithsonian Associate Scholar;
> Director
> Asian American Orchestra,
> Fifth Stream Music, Inc.
> www.anthonybrown.org
> www.fifthstreammusic.org
> (510) 428-2126
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: s8nochaser at aol.com
>
>   Jim Hall
>
>
>
>
>   -----Original Message-----
> From: Dr. Jazz<drjazz at drjazz.com>
>
>
> Artie Shaw
> Clark Terry
> Chet Baker
> Al Hirt
> Nat Adderley
> Tony Bennett (Anthony Benedetto)
> Ellis Marsalis
> Donald Byrd
> Von Freeman
> Randy Weston
>   Although not a musician, but in the jazz world:  Clint Eastwood
> Another important non-musician jazz person:  Willis Conover
>    

>   On 5/30/2011 7:06 AM, Derrick Lucas wrote:
>    
>> Trying to piece together a list for today of Jazz folks who served in the
>> military
>>
>> Here is who I have off the top of my head
>>
>> Glenn Miller
>> Joe Henderson
>> Dave Brubeck
>>
>> Thanks in advance
>>
>> Cheers!
>> Derrick
>>
>>
>> --
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>>      
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