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Billy Higgins

dr, 1936-2001 US, Los Angeles
Singer / Musician of Jazz

Billy Higgins (October 11, 1936 – May 3, 2001) was an American jazz drummer. He played mainly free jazz and hard bop.

  • Drums
  • Percussion
  • Vocals
  • Guitar
  • Strings
  • Jazz
  • Classical
  • Latin
Popular Tracks   
September in the Rain on Public Eye by Roy Hargrove
Bolivia on Eastern Rebellion by Various Artists
What's New on Approaching Standards by Roy Hargrove
5/4 Thing on Eastern Rebellion by Various Artists
Softly as a Morning Sunrise on The V.I.P. Trio. Standards by Cedar Walton, Pat Senatore & Billy Higgins
Naima on Eastern Rebellion by Various Artists
Jacob's Ladder on The Trio Vol.2 by Cedar Walton, David Williams & Billy Higgins
Bittersweet on Eastern Rebellion by Various Artists
Mode for Joe on Eastern Rebellion by Various Artists
Easy Walker on The V.I.P. Trio. Standards by Cedar Walton, Pat Senatore & Billy Higgins

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Standards, Volume 2VIP Trio, Cedar Walton, Pat Senatore, Billy Higgins2017Album
StandardsVIP Trio, Cedar Walton, Pat Senatore, Billy Higgins2017Album
The Complete RecordingsArt Farmer Quartet With Cedar Walton / Sam Jones / Billy Higgins2009Compil.
Which Way Is EastCharles Lloyd / Billy Higgins2004Album
Billy's SmileBilly Higgins2002Compil.
Jazz Masters (100 Ans De Jazz)Cedar Walton, David Williams, Billy Higgins1998Compil.
St. ThomasCedar Walton • Ron Carter • Billy Higgins, Sweet Basil Trio1996Album
Tribute To Lee MorganEddie Henderson, Billy Higgins, Joe Lovano, Cedar Walton, Peter Washington1995Compil.
Acoustic Masters 1Charles Lloyd / Cedar Walton / Buster Williams / Billy Higgins1994Album
3/4 For PeaceBilly Higgins1994Album
Once MoreBilly Higgins1994Album
First SongCharlie Haden, Billy Higgins, Enrico Pieranunzi1992Album
The EssenceBilly Higgins, Ray Drummond, Hank Jones1991Album
Smooth SailingRob Schneiderman ,with Rufus Reid ,and Billy Higgins1990Album
SilenceCharlie Haden with Chet Baker, Enrico Pieranunzi, Billy Higgins1989Album
BridgeworkBilly Higgins1987Album
Up FrontDavid Williams, Cedar Walton, Billy Higgins1987Album
Love Is The ThingSteve Grossman, Cedar Walton, David Williams, Billy Higgins1986Album
Cedar WaltonCedar Walton, David Williams, Billy Higgins1986Album
The Trio 2Cedar Walton, David Williams, Billy Higgins1986Album
WindSongSathima Bea Benjamin With Kenny Barron, Buster Williams, Billy Higgins1985Album
Mr. Billy HigginsBilly Higgins1985Album
Bluesville TimeCedar Walton Quartet With Dale Barlow, David Williams & Billy Higgins1985Album
RejoicingPat Metheny w/ Charlie Haden & Billy Higgins1984Album
Eastern Rebellion 4Cedar Walton • Curtis Fuller • Bob Berg • Alfredo "Chocolate" Armenteros • David Williams • Billy Higgins1984Album
The SoldierBilly Higgins1981Album
Mirror, MirrorJoe Henderson • Chick Corea • Ron Carter • Billy Higgins1980Album
Eastern Rebellion 3Cedar Walton With Curtis Fuller, Bob Berg, Sam Jones And Billy Higgins1980Album
Once MoreBilly Higgins1980Album
SowetoBilly Higgins1979Album
I Thought About YouLouis Stewart With John Taylor, Sam Jones, Billy Higgins1979Album
Eastern Rebellion 2Cedar Walton ・ Bob Berg ・ Sam Jones ・ Billy Higgins, Wim Wigt Productions1977Album
Fantasias For Guitar And BanjoSandy Bull With Billy Higgins1963Album
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