Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Faster access than browser!

C Jam Blues

+ Save concept

"C Jam Blues"" is a jazz standard composed in 1942 by Duke Ellington and performed by countless other musicians, such as Dave Grusin, Django Reinhardt, Oscar Peterson, and Charles Mingus. [1]

25 relations: Barney Bigard, Bill Doggett, Bob Wills, Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, C major, Charles Mingus, Daily Kos, Dave Grusin, Django Reinhardt, Double bass, Duke Ellington, Jam Session (1942 film), Jazz, Jazz standard, King Records (United States), Mulgrew Miller, Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Oscar Peterson, Rex Stewart, Sonny Greer, The Duets (Mulgrew Miller album), The Intro and the Outro, Twelve-bar blues, Western swing, 1942 in music.

Barney Bigard

Albany Leon "Barney" Bigard (March 3, 1906 – June 27, 1980) was an American jazz clarinetist known for his 15-year tenure with Duke Ellington.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Barney Bigard · See more »

Bill Doggett

William Ballard Doggett (February 16, 1916 – November 13, 1996) was an American jazz and rhythm and blues pianist and organist.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Bill Doggett · See more »

Bob Wills

James Robert Wills (March 6, 1905 – May 13, 1975) was an American Western swing musician, songwriter, and bandleader.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Bob Wills · See more »

Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band

The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band (also known as The Bonzo Dog Band) was created by a group of British art-school students in the 1960s.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band · See more »

C major

C major (or the key of C) is a major scale based on C, with the pitches C, D, E, F, G, A, and B. C major is one of the most common key signatures used in western music.

New!!: C Jam Blues and C major · See more »

Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus Jr. (April 22, 1922 – January 5, 1979) was an American jazz double bassist, pianist, composer and bandleader.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Charles Mingus · See more »

Daily Kos

Daily Kos is a group blog and internet forum focused on liberal American politics.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Daily Kos · See more »

Dave Grusin

Robert David Grusin (born June 26, 1934) is an American composer, arranger, producer, and pianist.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Dave Grusin · See more »

Django Reinhardt

Jean Reinhardt (or; 23 January 1910 – 16 May 1953) stage name Django Reinhardt, was a Belgian-born Romani French jazz guitarist, musician and composer, regarded as one of the greatest musicians of the twentieth century.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Django Reinhardt · See more »

Double bass

The double bass, or simply the bass (and numerous other names), is the largest and lowest-pitched bowed string instrument in the modern symphony orchestra.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Double bass · See more »

Duke Ellington

Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American composer, pianist, and bandleader of a jazz orchestra, which he led from 1923 until his death in a career spanning over fifty years.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Duke Ellington · See more »

Jam Session (1942 film)

Jam Session is a 1942 short film, directed by Josef Berne, which shows Duke Ellington and his orchestra performing "C Jam Blues".

New!!: C Jam Blues and Jam Session (1942 film) · See more »


Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Jazz · See more »

Jazz standard

Jazz standards are musical compositions that are an important part of the musical repertoire of jazz musicians, in that they are widely known, performed, and recorded by jazz musicians, and widely known by listeners.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Jazz standard · See more »

King Records (United States)

King Records was an American leading independent record company and label founded in 1943 by Syd Nathan in Cincinnati, Ohio.

New!!: C Jam Blues and King Records (United States) · See more »

Mulgrew Miller

Mulgrew Miller (August 13, 1955 – May 29, 2013) was an American jazz pianist, composer, and educator.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Mulgrew Miller · See more »

Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen

Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen (27 May 1946 – 19 April 2005), often known as NHØP, was a Danish jazz upright bassist known for his technique and musical approach.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen · See more »

Oscar Peterson

Oscar Emmanuel Peterson, (August 15, 1925 – December 23, 2007) was a Canadian jazz pianist and composer.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Oscar Peterson · See more »

Rex Stewart

Rex William Stewart (February 22, 1907 – September 7, 1967) was an American jazz cornetist best remembered for his work with the Duke Ellington orchestra.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Rex Stewart · See more »

Sonny Greer

Sonny Greer (December 13, 1895 – March 23, 1982) was an American jazz drummer and vocalist, best known for his work with Duke Ellington.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Sonny Greer · See more »

The Duets (Mulgrew Miller album)

The Duets is a studio album by American jazz pianist Mulgrew Miller and Danish bassist Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen.

New!!: C Jam Blues and The Duets (Mulgrew Miller album) · See more »

The Intro and the Outro

"The Intro and The Outro" is a recording by the Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band.

New!!: C Jam Blues and The Intro and the Outro · See more »

Twelve-bar blues

The twelve-bar blues or blues changes is one of the most prominent chord progressions in popular music.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Twelve-bar blues · See more »

Western swing

Western swing music is a subgenre of American country music that originated in the late 1920s in the West and South among the region's Western string bands.

New!!: C Jam Blues and Western swing · See more »

1942 in music

This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1942.

New!!: C Jam Blues and 1942 in music · See more »

Redirects here:

C-Jam Blues, Duke's Place.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C_Jam_Blues

Hey! We are on Facebook now! »