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Billy Brooks

tr, alp, *1926 NL
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. Julius E. Brooks Julius Brooks

American jazz trumpeter and composer. Born : August 16, 1926 in Mobile, Alabama. Died : December 24, 2002 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Billy played (among others) with Lionel Hampton's Orchestra.

        
Instruments
  • Trumpet
  • Alphorn
  • Flugelhorn
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • R&B/Soul
Popular Tracks   
Fourty Days on Windows of the Mind by Billy Brooks
Rockin Julius on Windows of the Mind by Billy Brooks
Fly Me To The Moon on A Tot Jazz! by Tete Montoliu Trio, Billy Brooks & Eric Peter
Cooling It on Windows of the Mind by Billy Brooks
I Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry on A Tot Jazz! by Tete Montoliu Trio, Billy Brooks & Eric Peter
The Jagged Edge on Windows of the Mind by Billy Brooks
Black Flag on Windows of the Mind by Billy Brooks
Sometime Ago on A Tot Jazz! by Tete Montoliu Trio, Billy Brooks & Eric Peter
Lament on A Tot Jazz! by Tete Montoliu Trio, Billy Brooks & Eric Peter
Polka Dots And Moonbeams on A Tot Jazz! by Tete Montoliu Trio, Billy Brooks & Eric Peter

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Forty Days / Luck Of LucienBilly Brooks / A Tribe Called Quest2015Single
Daylight / 40 DaysRamp / Billy Brooks1998Album
Windows Of The MindBilly Brooks1974Album
Sleeping In An Ocean Of Tears / They Call Her RosalieBilly Brooks And Jewell Brown1957Single
I Want Your Love Tonight / This Is My PrayerBilly Brooks, Red Saunders Band1955Album
Mambo Is Everywhere / Song Of The DreamerBilly Brooks, Red Saunders Band1955Single
I'm Gone / DonnaBilly Brooks1955Single
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