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Jimmy Giuffre

cl, ts, 1921-2008 US, Dallas
Musician / Composer / Arranger of Jazz
A.k.a. James Peter Giuffre James Rivers (2)

James Peter Giuffre (/ˈdʒuːfri/, [dʒufˈfrɛ]; April 26, 1921 – April 24, 2008) was an American jazz clarinetist and saxophonist, composer and arranger. He is notable for his development of forms of jazz which allowed for free interplay between the musicians, anticipating forms of free improvisation.

        
Instruments
  • Clarinet
  • Tenor sax
  • Bariton sax
  • Flute
  • Saxophone
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Someone To Watch Over Me on Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre by Lee Konitz & Jimmy Giuffre
When Your Lover Has Gone on Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre by Lee Konitz & Jimmy Giuffre
That's the Way It Is on The Jimmy Giuffre 3 by Jimmy Giuffre
Uncharted on Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre by Lee Konitz & Jimmy Giuffre
Lazy Tones on Voodoo by Jimmy Giuffre
Brief Hesitation on Jimmy Giuffre 3, 1961 by Jimmy Giuffre, Paul Bley & Steve Swallow
The Train and the River on The Jimmy Giuffre 3 by Jimmy Giuffre
Moonlight In Vermont on Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre by Lee Konitz & Jimmy Giuffre
Jesus Maria on Jimmy Giuffre 3, 1961 by Jimmy Giuffre, Paul Bley & Steve Swallow
Gotta Dance on The Jimmy Giuffre 3 by Jimmy Giuffre

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Three Classic Albums Plus- Second SetJimmy Giuffre2013Compil.
The Complete Remastered Recordings On Black Saint & Soul NoteJimmy Giuffre2012Album
The Jimmy Giuffre 3Jimmy Giuffre2010Compil.
Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy GiuffreLee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre2010Compil.
Four Classic Albums Plus ....Jimmy Giuffre2008Compil.
Seven Classic AlbumsJimmy Giuffre2008Compil.
The Train And The RiverJimmy Giuffre2006Single
Complete Quintet Sessions 1954-1956 - Volume 3Shorty Rogers And His Giants Featuring Jimmy Giuffre, Lou Levy, Ralph Peña, Shelly Manne and Larry Bunker2006Compil.
New Forms In Jazz: Complete Capitol Recordings 1954-1955Jimmy Giuffre Featuring Jack Sheldon2006Compil.
Complete Quintet Sessions 1954-1956 - Volume 2Shorty Rogers And His Giants Featuring Jimmy Giuffre, Pete Jolly, Shelly Manne, Curtis Counce and Ralph Peña2006Compil.
Complete Quintet Sessions 1954-1956 - Volume 1Shorty Rogers And His Giants Featuring Jimmy Giuffre, Pete Jolly, Shelly Manne and Curtis Counce2006Compil.
Complete RecordingsThe Modern Jazz Quartet & Jimmy Giuffre2005Compil.
Song Of The WindJimmy Giuffre2005Compil.
The Original TrioJimmy Giuffre & Jim Hall Featuring Ralph Peña2005Compil.
West Coast SoundsShelly Manne Septet Featuring Jimmy Giuffre & Art Pepper2003Compil.
Handle With Care / Western SuiteClarke-Boland Big Band, Jimmy Giuffre With Bob Brookmeyer And Jim Hall2000Compil.
Jimmy Giuffre Talks & PlaysJimmy Giuffre2000Album
Portrait Of The Artist / Four Brothers SoundBob Brookmeyer / Jimmy Giuffre1999Compil.
Olympia 23 Fevrier 1960 - 27 Fevrier 1965Jimmy Giuffre1999Album
Momentum, Willisau 1988Jimmy Giuffre & André Jaume1997Album
The Complete Capitol & Atlantic Recordings Of Jimmy GiuffreJimmy Giuffre1997Compil.
Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy GiuffreLee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre1996Compil.
Trio & QuartetJimmy Giuffre With Jim Hall1995Compil.
The Complete 1947-1953 Small Group Session, Volume 3 (1953)Jimmy Giuffre1995Compil.
The Complete 1947-1953 Small Group Sessions Vol. 1 (1947-1953)Jimmy Giuffre1995Compil.
River StationJimmy Giuffre - André Jaume With Guest Joe McPhee1993Album
The GamutJimmy Giuffre1991Compil.
Stu Williamson Plays - The Bethlehem YearsStu Williamson Featuring Charlie Mariano, Jimmy Giuffre, Bill Holman, Claude Williamson1989Compil.
Eiffel (Live In Paris)Jimmy Giuffre / André Jaume1988Album
Jimmy GiuffreJimmy Giuffre1988Compil.
The West Coasters Featuring Jimmy GiuffreJimmy Giuffre1982Compil.
IAI FestivalJimmy Giuffre / Lee Konitz / Bill Connors / Paul Bley1978Album
Mosquito DanceJimmy Giuffre1977Compil.
West Coast SceneJimmy Giuffre With The Marty Paich Octet & Jack Sheldon And His Exciting All-Star Big-Band1977Album
Sessions, LiveHoward Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, June Christy And Jimmy Giuffre1976Album
Sessions, LiveHerbie Mann, Ella Mae Morse And Jimmy Giuffre1976Album
Sessions, LiveShorty Rogers, June Christy, Irene Kral And Jimmy Giuffre1976Album
Quiet SongPaul Bley / Jimmy Giuffre / Bill Connors1975Album
Jimmy GiuffreJimmy Giuffre1970Single
Free FallJimmy Giuffre1963Album
Jazz Of Modern Times 3. FolgeJimmy Giuffre - The J.J. Johnson Quintet Und J.J. Johnson Quartet1962Compil.
TopsyJimmy Giuffre, Conte Candoli, Zoot Sims1961Single
Piece For Clarinet And String Orchestra/MobilesJimmy Giuffre1960Album
You And LeeLee Konitz / Arrangements By Jimmy Giuffre1960Album
Western SuiteJimmy Giuffre1960Album
The Four Brothers SoundJimmy Giuffre1959Single
Herb Ellis Meets Jimmy GiuffreHerb Ellis Meets Jimmy Giuffre1959Album
Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy GiuffreLee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre1959Album
The Four Brothers SoundJimmy Giuffre1959Album
Cool HeatAnita O'Day, Jimmy Giuffre1959Album
The Modern Jazz Quartet At Music InnThe Modern Jazz Quartet Guest Artist: Jimmy Giuffre1957Single
EvolutionTeddy Charles / Shorty Rogers / Jimmy Giuffre / Charles Mingus / Shelly Manne1957Compil.
Tenors WestJimmy Giuffre, Bob Cooper, Harry Klee, Bob Enevoldsen With The Marty Paich Octet1956Album
The Modern Jazz Quartet At Music InnThe Modern Jazz Quartet Guest Artist: Jimmy Giuffre1956Album
The Jimmy Giuffre ClarinetJimmy Giuffre1956Album
Collaboration WestTeddy Charles / Shorty Rogers / Shelly Manne / Jimmy Giuffre1956Compil.
Jazz Composers WorkshopBill Russo / Shorty Rogers / Shelly Manne / Jimmy Giuffre1955Album
Shifting Winds No. 3Bob Cooper Featuring Jimmy Giuffre - Claude Williamson1955Single
Shifting WindsBob Cooper Featuring Jimmy Giuffre - Claude Williamson1955Single
Shifting Winds Part 2Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre, Claude Williamson1955Single
Shifting Winds Part 1Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre, Claude Williamson1955Single
Jazz Studio 3John Graas, Conte Candoli, Charlie Mariano, Zoot Sims, Jimmy Giuffre, André Previn, Howard Roberts, Curtis Counce, Larry Bunker1954Single
Jimmy Giuffre (Part 1)Jimmy Giuffre1954Single
Jimmy GiuffreJimmy Giuffre1954Album
So Low / Quiet CookJimmy GiuffreSingle
Palo Alto - Uncharted / FourLee Konitz & Jimmy Giuffre / Stan GetzCompil.
Quiet Cook / Down HomeJimmy GiuffreSingle
Jazz West Coast: An Anthology Of California MusicBob Gordon, Jack Montrose, Gerry Mulligan, Zoot Sims, Chet Baker, Jimmy GiuffreSingle
M.B.B / Sweet Georgia BrownShorty Rogers, Shelly Manne, Milt Bernhart, Jimmy Giuffre, Maynard Ferguson, Abe Most, Bob Cooper, Irv CottlerSingle
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