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Jazz musicians


94 People in group

Ambrose Adekoya Campbell

Ambrose Adekoya Campbell

1919-2006
Singer, guitarist, percussionist, composer and bandleader
Sitter in 1 portrait
Louis ('Satchmo') Armstrong

Louis ('Satchmo') Armstrong

1900-1971
Jazz musician
Sitter in 2 portraits
Harold Ashby

Harold Ashby

1925-2003
Jazz saxophonist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Kenny Ball

Kenny Ball

1930-2013
Musician and trumpeter; lead trumpeter for Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen
Sitter in 1 portrait
Chris Barber

Chris Barber

1930-2021
Jazz musician; bandleader and trombonist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Robert ('Kool') Bell

Robert ('Kool') Bell

1951-
Musician; bassist for Kool and The Gang
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett

Sir Richard Rodney Bennett

1936-2012
Composer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Paul Betjeman

Paul Betjeman

1938-
Jazz saxophonist; son of Sir John Betjeman
Sitter in 10 portraits
Acker Bilk

Acker Bilk

1929-2014
Clarinettist and vocalist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Al Bowlly

Al Bowlly

1899-1941
Singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ruby Braff

Ruby Braff

1927-2003
Jazz trumpeter and cornetist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Peter Briquette

Peter Briquette

1954-
Musician; member of The Boomtown Rats
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gavin Bryars

Gavin Bryars

1943-
Composer and contrabass player
Sitter in 2 portraits
Beryl Audrey Bryden

Beryl Audrey Bryden

1920-1998
Jazz singer and washboard player
Sitter in 1 portrait
Milt Buckner

Milt Buckner

1915-1977
Musician; jazz pianist and organist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Campbell Burnap

Campbell Burnap

1939-2008
Jazz trombonist, bandleader, broadcaster and historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Billy Butterfield

Billy Butterfield

1917-1988
Musician; jazz band leader, trumpeter, flugelhorn player and cornetist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Leon Calvert

Leon Calvert

1927-
Trumpeter
Sitter in 1 portrait
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April Cantelo

1928-
Singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Chilton

John Chilton

1932-2016
Jazz trumpeter, music historian and bandleader of the Feetwarmers
Sitter in 4 portraits

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