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Jackie Mills

dr, 1922-2010 US, Brooklyn
Musician of Jazz

American jazz drummer, Musical Director and Record Company Executive credited with Production. Born : March 11, 1922 in Brooklyn (New York City), New York. Died : March 22, 2010 in Beaumont, California. Jackie worked with : Charlie Barnet, Teddy Powell, Dizzy Gillespie, Boyd Raeburn, Benny Goodman, among others. For a decade on and off, starting in 1949, he was the drummer with the Harry James Orchestra in addition to working in the studios. Since the early 1960s, Mills -- who recorded with Dodo Marmarosa, Red Norvo, Gerry Wiggins, Jazz at the Philharmonic, Goodman, James and others -- has primarily been a record company executive, working as musical director for the Ava and Mainstream labels but largely retiring from active playing.

  • Jazz
  • Pop
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Causacaster Holm on Causacaster Holm by Jackie Mills
Caulams Chain on Caulams Chain by Jackie Mills
Caunia Ait on Caunia Ait by Jackie Mills

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Title Artist Year Type
Lover (Part 1) / Lover (Part 2)Erroll Garner, Red Callender, Irving Ashby, Jackie MillsAlbum
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