Don Elliott

Don Elliott

Top Songs

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Your Own Iron
2
When Your Lover Has Gone
3
Theme And Inner Tube
4
The Bull Speaks
5
Vampire Till Ready

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Biography

An extremely popular player in the '50s, Don Elliott was a fine soloist in the swing mode. He first studied piano and accordion, then played baritone horn and mellophone in his high school band. He switched to trumpet while playing in local dance bands, and as a teen worked with fellow teen Bill Evans. Elliott studied harmony at the Institute of Musical Art in New York in the mid-'40s, then played trumpet in an army band. Following that, he studied arranging and vibes at the Uni... Read more

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