Walt Dickerson Similar Artists

Bill Dixon - 18% match to Walt Dickerson

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

William Robert Dixon, 5 October 1925, Nantucket Island, Massachusetts, USA. Though born of the generation that brought bebop to fruition, Dixon did not rise to prominence until the early 60s, when he emerged as one of the leading pioneers of the new music. He grew up in New York, started on trumpet at the age of 18, studied painting at Boston University and then attended the Read more

Billy Harper - 14% match to Walt Dickerson

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

17 January 1943, Houston, Texas, USA. A child soloist in the church choir, Harper took up the tenor saxophone at the age of 12. He formed his first quintet at 14, and played in high school bands before graduating summa cum laude. At Texas State University he gained a degree in saxophone and theory, working professionally as a singer/saxophonist at the same time. He worked in Read more

Muhal Richard Abrams - 12% match to Walt Dickerson

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

19 September 1930, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Abrams began studying piano at Chicago Music College at the age of 17 and started working professionally a year later. In 1955 he formed Modern Jazz Two + 3 with tenor saxophonist Eddie Harris. After this group folded, he kept a low profile until 1961, when he organized the Experimental Band, a contrast to his earlier hard bop ventu Read more


Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler
Filter Results
To My Queen
To My Queen (CD)
$10.56 Super Savings
 (5)
Visions
Visions (CD)
$17.43 Super Savings