Thad Jones
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April In Paris [2007 Remaster/Rudy Van Gelder Edition]
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Something To Remember You By [Remastered/Rudy Van Gelder Edition]
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Alone Together
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Zec [Rudy Van Gelder Edition/2006 Digital Remaster]
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Tariff [Rudy Van Gelder Edition/2006 Digital Remaster]

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Thad Jones

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A harmonically advanced trumpeter/cornetist with a distinctive sound, as well as a talented arranger/composer, Thad Jones (the younger brother of Hank and older brother of Elvin) had a very productive career. Self-taught on trumpet, he started playing professionally with Hank Jones and Sonny Stitt when he was 16. After serving in the military (1943-1946), Jones worked in territory bands in the Midwest. During 1950-1953 he performed regularly with Billy Mitchell's quintet in Detr... Read more

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