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Billy Hart

dr, *1940 US, Washington, D.C.
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. William Hart Jabali

William "Billy" Hart (born November 29, 1940) is an American jazz drummer and educator who has performed with some of the most important jazz musicians in history.

  • Drums
  • Percussion
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Electronic
Plays With
Albert Dailey Trio
Andy Laverne Trio
Ari Ambrose Trio
Arnett Cobb Quartet
Art Farmer Quartet
Billy Childs Trio
Billy Hart Quartet
Billy Hart Trio
Brian Landrus Orchestra
Brian Landrus Quartet
Brian Landrus Trio
Buck Hill Quartet
Dave Stryker Quartet
David Liebman Ensemble
Derek Smith Quartet
Don Friedman Trio
Doug Raney Quartet
Doug Raney Quintet
Doug Raney Trio
Duke Jordan Trio
Ed Schuller Group
Eddie Henderson Project
Eddie Henderson Quintet
Ethan Iverson Trio
Fabio Morgera Quintet
Gary Bartz Quartet
George Cables Trio
George Colligan Trio
Gordon Brisker Quintet
Gust William Tsilis Quartet
Hal Galper Quintet
Hal Galper Trio
Horace Tapscott Trio
Jane Bunnett Quintet
Jeff Gardner Trio
Jesper Thilo Quartet
Jimmy Knepper Sextet
Jimmy Rowles Trio
John McNeil Quintet
Johnny Coles Quartet
Johnny Dyani Quartet
Jon Jang Sextet
Larry Coryell Quartet
Lars Møller Quartet
Lee Konitz Nonet
Louis Smith Quintet
Mads Vinding Trio
Marc Copland Quartet
Marc Levin Ensemble
Marian McPartland Trio
Mingus Dynasty
New York Band
Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen Quartet
Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen Trio
Paul Bley Trio
Paul Jeffrey Quintet
Pierre Dørge Quartet
Ralph Moore Quartet
Richie Beirach Trio
Ron McClure Quartet
Ron McClure Sextet
Ron McClure Trio
Shirley Horn Trio
Stan Getz Quartet
Teddy Edwards Quartet
The Cookers
The Frank Foster Quintet
The Great Jazz Trio
The Herbie Hancock Sextet
The James Williams Quartet
The Joanne Brackeen Trio
The Leaders
The Wilbur Little Quartet
Tom Varner Quartet
Vladimir Shafranov Trio
Hilde Vanhove
Lee Smith
Mtume Umoja Ensemble
Multiphonic Tribe
The New Jazztet
Full Circle Rainbow
The Mary Lou Williams Collective
Ben Rosenblum
Enkhjargal Erkhembayar
The Reunion Legacy Band
Popular Tracks   
For Heaven's Sake on All Things Are by Kevin Hays, Ben Street & Billy Hart
Song for Peace on Bridges by Kevin Hays, Ben Street & Billy Hart
As Times Goes By on Standard Collections Vol. 1 by Hank Jones, Billy Hart & Mads Vinding
Water Theme (Reprise) - from The Elements - Water on Water Theme [from The Elements - Water] by Dave Liebman, Pat Metheny & Billy Hart
Summer Knows on Standard Collections Vol. 1 by Hank Jones, Billy Hart & Mads Vinding
Throughout on Bridges by Kevin Hays, Ben Street & Billy Hart
With a Little Help from My Friends on Bridges by Kevin Hays, Ben Street & Billy Hart
Song For Sashou on Find The Way by Aaron Parks, Ben Street & Billy Hart
Over The Rainbow on Standard Collections Vol. 2 by Hank Jones, Billy Hart & Mads Vinding
Misty - NYC Take on Moving On by Jacky Terrasson

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
MetropolisAndy LaVerne2018Album
Find The WayAaron Parks / Ben Street / Billy Hart2017Album
When The Birds LeaveRobin Verheyen, Marc Copland, Drew Gress, Billy Hart2017Album
The Broader PictureBilly Hart & WDR Big Band Köln Arranged And Conducted By Christophe Schweizer2016Album
Infinite Spirit (Revisiting Music Of The Mwandishi Band)Robert Gluck, Billy Hart, Eddie Henderson, Chris Sullivan2015Album
Blue RainThomas Clausen, Tomas Franck, Jesper Lundgaard, Billy Hart2015Album
EncoreKarlheinz Miklin - Heiri Känzig - Billy Hart2015Album
Five And SixRiccardo Zegna, Gabriele Evangelista, Billy Hart, Marco Allocco2015Album
The Herbie Hancock LegacyJukkis Uotila Featuring Billy Hart2015Album
Autumn In New YorkRené Bottlang / Andy McKee With Oliver Lake, Vic Juris & Billy Hart2014Album
Is That So?Niels Vincentz, Cameron Brown, Billy Hart & Tom Harrell2014Album
Enjoy The ViewBobby Hutcherson, David Sanborn, Joey DeFrancesco Featuring Billy Hart2014Album
Tribal GhostJohn Tchicai, Charlie Kohlhase, Garrison Fewell, Cecil McBee, Billy Hart2013Album
Out Of NowhereFareed Haque, Billy Hart, George Mraz2013Album
Odean's ThreeOdean Pope With Billy Hart & Lee Smith2012Album
All Our ReasonsBilly Hart2012Album
Sixty-EightBilly Hart2011Album
La Place DemonTied & Tickled Trio + Billy Hart2011Single
Cymbal SymbolsKarlheinz Miklin - Heiri Känzig - Billy Hart2011Album
How About ThisPeter Dominguez With Rick Germanson, Billy Hart2009Album
A Night In The Life - Live At The Jazz Standard Vol. 3Frank Morgan, George Cables, Curtis Lundy, Billy Hart2007Album
Redemption - Quest Live in EuropeDavid Liebman, Richard Beirach, Ron McClure, Billy Hart − Quest2007Album
Stone SculpturePeter Hertmans, Erwin Vann, Nicolas Thys, Billy Hart2006Album
QuartetBilly Hart2006Album
Zodiac Suite: RevisitedThe Mary Lou Williams Collective - Geri Allen, Buster Williams, Billy Hart, Andrew Cyrille2006Album
Jazzpar Concerts 2003Lars Møller, Geri Allen, Buster Williams, Billy Hart2006Album
LevitationMark O'Leary / Tomasz Stańko / Billy Hart2005Album
Raising The Standard - Live At The Jazz Standard Vol. 2Frank Morgan, George Cables, Curtis Lundy, Billy Hart2005Album
All StationsJames Scholfield, Arno Krijger, Billy Hart2003Album
From Here To ThereKarlheinz Miklin, Ron McClure, Billy Hart2002Album
The BackbeatDoug Raney, Joey DeFrancesco, Billy Hart1999Album
The Elements : WaterDavid Liebman with Billy Hart, Cecil McBee & Pat Metheny1997Album
Instant BlueSimon Spang-Hanssen Quartet With Bojan Zulfikarpašić, Michel Benita & Billy Hart1997Album
Double DukeDuke Jordan, Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Billy Hart1997Album
Oceans Of TimeBilly Hart1997Album
Lutz Häfner Featuring Joey Calderazzo, Mike Richmond, Billy HartLutz Häfner Featuring Joey Calderazzo, Mike Richmond, Billy Hart1997Album
Is It Really TrueThe Joanne Brackeen Trio feat. Walter Schmocker & Billy Hart1995Album
The SeasonsDavid Liebman, Cecil McBee, Billy Hart1994Album
The LooseJon Ballantyne featuring Drew Gress and Billy Hart1994Album
Vertical RealityJerry Bergonzi, Mike Stern, George Mraz, Billy Hart1994Album
3-OlogySanti Debriano / Billy Hart And Arthur Blythe1993Album
AmethystBilly Hart1993Album
Inside OutDavid Janeway Featuring Sonny Fortune And Billy Hart1992Album
Night And DayGeorge Cables With Cecil McBee, Billy Hart1991Album
Such Great FriendsStanley Cowell / Billy Harper / Reggie Workman / Billy Hart1991Album
Live At Sweet BasilJane Bunnett Quintet Featuring Don Pullen, Billy Hart1991Album
If LoveJames Newton With Billy Hart, Anthony Cox and Michael Cain1990Album
Midpoint - Quest III Live At The Montmartre Copenhagen DenmarkQuest : David Liebman, Richard Beirach, Ron McClure, Billy Hart1988Album
RahBilly Hart1988Album
All Strings AttachedTal Farlow, John Abercrombie, Larry Carlton, Larry Coryell, John Scofield, John Patitucci & Billy Hart1987Album
Great FriendsSonny Fortune - Billy Harper - Stanley Cowell - Reggie Workman - Billy Hart1987Album
Groovin'Idrees Sulieman, Per Goldschmidt, Horace Parlan, Mads Vinding, Billy Hart1986Album
OshumareBilly Hart1985Album
The TrioBilly Hart - Walter Bishop, Jr. - George Mraz1982Album
Swingin` FriendsJesper Thilo Quartet Featuring Kenny Drew And Mads Vinding And Billy Hart1981Album
StargazerArmen Donelian featuring Eddie Gomez, Billy Hart1981Album
EnchanceBilly Hart1977Album
TriangleJoe Bonner Featuring Clint Houston & Billy Hart1975Album
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