Jazz Musicians from Philadelphia

Jazz musicians who were born or spent their formative years in Philadelphia.

Albert "Tootie" Heath - All About Jazz profile photo Albert "Tootie" Heath
b.1935
drums
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Alex Bartlett - All About Jazz profile photo Alex Bartlett
b.1972
guitar
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Alphonso Johnson - All About Jazz profile photo Alphonso Johnson
b.1951
bass
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Andy Kahn - All About Jazz profile photo Andy Kahn
b.1952
piano
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Andy McKee - All About Jazz profile photo Andy McKee
b.1953
bass
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Antoine Roney - All About Jazz profile photo Antoine Roney
b.1963
sax, tenor
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Anwar Marshall - All About Jazz profile photo Anwar Marshall
drums
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Archie Shepp - All About Jazz profile photo Archie Shepp
b.1937
saxophone
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Ari Hoenig - All About Jazz profile photo Ari Hoenig
b.1973
drums
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Arturo Stable - All About Jazz profile photo Arturo Stable
b.1975
percussion
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Barbara Montgomery - All About Jazz profile photo Barbara Montgomery
vocalist
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Barry Sames - All About Jazz profile photo Barry Sames
piano
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Behn Gillece - All About Jazz profile photo Behn Gillece
b.1982
vibraphone
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Ben Paterson - All About Jazz profile photo Ben Paterson
b.1982
piano
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Ben Schachter - All About Jazz profile photo Ben Schachter
b.1962
sax, tenor
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Benjamin Sutin - All About Jazz profile photo Benjamin Sutin
b.1992
violin
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Benny Golson - All About Jazz profile photo Benny Golson
b.1929
sax, tenor
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Bernard Peiffer - All About Jazz profile photo Bernard Peiffer
1922 - 1976
piano
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Bill Averbach - All About Jazz profile photo Bill Averbach
b.1953
trumpet
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Bill Barron - All About Jazz profile photo Bill Barron
1927 - 1989
sax, tenor
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Bill Doggett - All About Jazz profile photo Bill Doggett
1916 - 1996
organ, Hammond B3
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Billie Holiday - All About Jazz profile photo Billie Holiday
1915 - 1959
vocalist
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Bobby Durham - All About Jazz profile photo Bobby Durham
1937 - 2008
drums
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Bobby McFerrin - All About Jazz profile photo Bobby McFerrin
b.1950
vocalist
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Bobby Timmons - All About Jazz profile photo Bobby Timmons
1935 - 1974
piano
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