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Alix Combelle

ts, 1912-1978 FR, Paris
Musician of Jazz

b : June 15, 1912 in Paris (France) d : March 2, 1978 in Mantes (France) Tenor sax jazz french player during 1930s and '40s, Combelle was originally a drummer. He has worked with all the who's-who of pre-world war french jazz musicians, but went occasionally in US in the '30s and has recorded for expatriate US musicians in Paris during the '50s and '60s (Bill Coleman (2), Buck Clayton etc ...)

  • Tenor sax
  • Clarinet
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
  • Latin
Popular Tracks   
Farewell Blues on Tiger Blues by Alix Combelle
Nuages - Remastered 2020 on Nuages by Django Reinhardt & Stéphane Grappelli
Crazy Rhythm on Tiger Blues by Alix Combelle
Verlaine on Les chansons de Charles Trenet en musique by Various Artists
Fariboles on Special Alix Combelle [1938 - 1950] by Alix Combelle
Swing 41 on BD Music Presents Les Zazous by Various Artists
If I Had You on Alix Blues by Alix Combelle
Fariboles on Tiger Blues by Alix Combelle
Festival Swing on All That Jazz, Vol. 12: Django Reinhardt & the Bands of the "Hot Club de France" by Django Reinhardt
Rockabye Basie on European Swing Giants, Vol.3 by Various Artists

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Dance Parade Vol 1Alix Combelle, Buck Clayton, Alix Combelle Et Son Orchestre2008Album
The Swinging Mister AlixAlix Combelle1999Compil.
1940-1941Alix Combelle1994Compil.
1942-1943Alix Combelle1994Compil.
Recorded In Paris 1936-1938Bill Coleman Accompanied By Django Reinhardt • Stéphane Grappelli • Frank "Big Boy" Goudie • Oscar Aleman • Herman Chittison • Alix Combelle • Eddie Brunner • Wilson Myers1985Compil.
1937-1940 Tome 1Alix Combelle1984Compil.
5 - Combelle New SoundAlix Combelle1957Single
Rock 'n' RollAlix Combelle1957Single
Dansez Avec Alix Combelle - Sélection 1Alix Combelle1955Single
"Jam-Session" N° 1Alix Combelle1947Album
Bring That Bottle Pops / Riffin' In ParisAlix Combelle1947Album
Divertissement Dans Une Fonderie / Mr. JinxAlix Combelle1944Album
Festival Swing / En SouvenirFestival Swing Et Le Quintette Du Hot Club De France / Alix Combelle1941Album
Nuages / Les Yeux NoirsQuintette Du Hot Club De France Avec Alix Combelle1940Album
Blue Drag / Crazy RhythmFreddy Taylor And His Swing Men From Harlem With Quintette Du Hot Club De France / Alix Combelle1939Album
Exactly Like You / Don't Get TiredAlix Combelle Et Son Orchestre / Alix Combelle1938Album
Al's Idea / AvalonAlix Combelle1938Album
Avalon / Al's IdeaAlix Combelle1938Album
Your Sweet Smile (Tu Dulce Sonrisa) / The Sheik Of Araby (El Galan De Arabia)Alix Combelle With Quintette Du Hot Club De France1935Album
Swing Sessions 4 - 1937/1943Philippe Brun, Arthur Briggs, Fletcher Allen, Alix CombelleCompil.
Invitation To DanceAlix CombelleAlbum
C'est Magnifique - Sélection 2Alix CombelleSingle
Encore / Ma Chanson TristeAlix CombelleAlbum
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