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Jef Gilson

p, 1926-2012 FR, Guebwiller
Musician / Composer / Arranger / Producer of Jazz
A.k.a. Jean-François Quiévreux

Jef Gilson (born July 25, 1926 in Guebwiller as Jean-François Quiévreux; † February 5, 2012) was a French pianist, arranger, composer and big band leader. "In the occupation of which he initiated groups" proved Gilson "an excellent grasp of the 'discovery' and the promotion of young talent."

  • Piano
  • Organ
  • Electric piano
  • Synthesizer
  • Percussion
  • Jazz
  • World
  • Pop
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Old Time Religion on Modern Gospel & Negro Spirituals by Alain Mion
Choro in Blue on The Archives by Jef Gilson
Untitled on Spiritual Jazz 3: Europe by Various Artists
Libertarian on Soul of Africa by Hal Singer & Jef Gilson
Valiha Del on Gilson et Malagasy by Jef Gilson & "Malagasy"
Chant Inca on Soul of Africa by Hal Singer & Jef Gilson
Valse Pour Helene on Jef Gilson by Jef Gilson
Mother Africa on Soul of Africa by Hal Singer & Jef Gilson
Garvey's Strut on Soul of Africa by Hal Singer & Jef Gilson
Up to the Light on Jef Gilson by Jef Gilson

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
The Creator Has A Master PlanJef Gilson2015Single
Gilson Et MalagasyJef Gilson Et Malagasy2014Single
Chansons De JazzJef Gilson2013Compil.
The ArchivesJef Gilson2013Album
Jef Gilson EPJef Gilson2011Single
The Best Of Jef GilsonJef Gilson2011Compil.
Jef Gilson Avec Lloyd Miller & Hal Singer‎Jef Gilson Avec Lloyd Miller & Hal Singer2007Compil.
ZaoJef Gilson Et Malagasy2004Compil.
Enfin!Jef Gilson1992Compil.
OccitaniaBig Band De Nimes Direction Jef Gilson1989Album
Pages D'ÉcrituresJef Gilson / Chris Hayward1982Album
EuropamericaButch Morris / Jean-Louis Chautemps / François Jeanneau / André Jaume / Philippe Maté / Alain Hatot / Marc Richard / Jean-Charles Capon / Jef Gilson / Pierre-Yves Sorin / George Brown1977Album
Anthology Jef Gilson 1945/1975 : The Big Band EraJef Gilson1975Compil.
Anthology Jef Gilson 1945/1975Jef Gilson1975Compil.
Anthology Jef Gilson 1945/1975 : The Beginning Of Jef GilsonJef Gilson1975Compil.
Anthology 1945/1975Jef Gilson, Bobby Jaspar, Byard Lancaster1975Album
Soul Of AfricaHal Singer & Jef Gilson1974Album
At Newport-ParisMalagasy, Jef Gilson1973Album
WorkshopPhilippe Maté / Jef Gilson1973Album
Concert À La M.J.C. ColombesJean-Luc Ponty, Jean-Charles Capon, Gilbert Rovère, Lionel Magal, Jef Gilson1972Album
MalagasyMalagasy / Jef Gilson1972Album
Le Massacre Du PrintempsJef Gilson1971Album
Louez Dieu N° 10Jef Gilson1969Single
Louez Dieu N° 4Jef Gilson1967Single
Louez DieuChristiane Oriol / Jef Gilson1967Album
Œil VisionJef Gilson - Jean-Luc Ponty - Jean-Louis Chautemps1964Album
Enfin!Jef Gilson1963Album
Jef's BluesJef Gilson1960Single
UntitledJef GilsonAlbum
16 Années De JazzJef GilsonAlbum
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