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Alan Dawson

dr, 1929-1996 US, Marietta, Pennsylvania
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. George Alan Dawson.

American jazz drummer (and teacher). Played with : Lionel Hampton, Sabby Lewis, Jaki Byard, Booker Ervin, Dave Brubeck, Lee Konitz, Tal Farlow, Al Cohn, Ruby Braff, Sonny Criss and others. Born : July 14, 1929 in Marietta, Pennsylvania. Died : February 23, 1996 in Boston, Massachusetts.

  • Drums
  • Vibraphone
  • Percussion
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • Pop
Popular Tracks   
Lover Come Back to Me - Live on Nice Jazz by Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis
Just Friends - Live on Nice Jazz by Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis
Little Man you've Had a Busy Day on Waltzin' With Flo by Alan Dawson
Brazil - Live on Nice Jazz by Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis
Airegin on Waltzin' With Flo by Alan Dawson
Penta Blues on Waltzin' With Flo by Alan Dawson
Avalon - Live on Nice Jazz by Harry "Sweets" Edison
1993 A.D. on Waltzin' With Flo by Alan Dawson
Old Devil Moon on Waltzin' With Flo by Alan Dawson
Joshua on Waltzin' With Flo by Alan Dawson

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
I Love My WomanJoe Newman, Hank Jones, George Duvivier, Alan Dawson2000Album
Full Circle / Jazz/ConcordHoward Alden, Jimmy Bruno, Michael Moore, Alan Dawson / Herb Ellis, Joe Pass, Ray Brown, Jake Hanna1998Album
Season Of BalladsDonald Brown, Charles Thomas, Harold Mabern, Ray Drummond, Alan Dawson1997Album
FretwareMitch Seidman, Harvie Swartz, Alan Dawson1994Album
My Favorite Things - The Music Of Richard RodgersAdam Makowicz Trio With George Mraz & Alan Dawson1994Album
Home On The RangeChuck Florence Quartet ,Featuring Jaki Byard ,With Alan Dawson ,And Clipper Anderson1992Album
Live At The 1990 Concord Jazz Festival, First SetEd Bickert, Alan Dawson, Harry Edison, Al Grey, Gene Harris, Rob McConnell, Benny Powell, Neil Swainson1991Album
Jazz GiantsStéphane Grappelli, Slam Stewart, Johnny Guarnieri, Jimmy Shirley, Joe Newman, Hank Jones, George Duvivier, Alan Dawson1981Compil.
MomentumJimmy Raney / Richard Davis / Alan Dawson1975Album
The Last Set At NewportThe Dave Brubeck Quartet Featuring Gerry Mulligan, Alan Dawson, Jack Six1972Album
Go Power!Illinois Jacquet With Milt Buckner & Alan Dawson1966Album
I Giganti Del Jazz Vol. 50Joe Newman, Hank Jones, George Duvivier, Alan DawsonAlbum
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