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John Simmons

b, 1918-1979 US, Haskell, Oklahoma
Musician of Jazz

bassist

        
Instruments
  • Bass
  • Double bass
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Night And Day on The Best Of Art Tatum by Art Tatum
On The Sunny Side Of the Street - From the short subject Jammin' The Blues (WB, 1944) on Hollywood Swing & Jazz by Benny Goodman
Studio Talk; Prelude To A Kiss #2 on The Complete Billie Holiday On Verve 1945 - 1959 by Billie Holiday
Jammin' The Blues - From the short subject Jammin' The Blues (WB, 1944) on Hollywood Swing & Jazz by Benny Goodman
Studio Talk; When Your Lover Has Gone on The Complete Billie Holiday On Verve 1945 - 1959 by Billie Holiday
Ballad Medley - Norman Granz Jam Session on The Complete Jam Sessions by Norman Granz
Bitcoin a Go-Go on Bitcoin a Go-Go by John Simmons
Rockpool on Bondi Blue by John Simmons
Into The Surf on Bondi Blue by John Simmons
I Wanna Be Closer on Endlessly: '70s Soul Gems by Various Artists

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Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
The Tatum Group MasterpiecesArt Tatum, Louis Bellson, Benny Carter, Red Callender, Buddy DeFranco, Bill Douglass, Harry Edison, Roy Eldridge, Lionel Hampton, Jo Jones, Barney Kessel, Buddy Rich, John Simmons, Alvin Stoller, Ben Webster1975Compil.
The Art Tatum - Roy Eldridge - Alvin Stoller - John Simmons QuartetArt Tatum, Roy Eldridge, Alvin Stoller, John Simmons1955Album
Monarch All Star Jazz Volume 1The "King" At The Piano With . . . Buddy Rich / John Simmons / Herbie Haymer / Charlie Shavers1952Album
Monarch All Star Jazz Volume 1The "King" At The Piano With . . . Buddy Rich / John Simmons / Herbie Haymer / Charlie Shavers1952Album
The Urbane Jazz Of Roy Eldridge And Benny CarterRoy Eldridge, Benny Carter, Bruce MacDonald, Alvin Stoller, John SimmonsAlbum
I'm In The Mood For Love / Play, Piano, Play / Body And Soul / I Cover The Waterfront / Indiana / The Way You Look Tonight / Spring Is Here / When You're SmilingErroll Garner With John Simmons - Shadow WilsonSingle
Out Of Nowhere / Music Maestro, Please!Erroll Garner, John Simmons, Shadow WilsonAlbum
I'm In The Mood For Love / Play, Piano, Play / Body And Soul / I Cover The WaterfrontErroll Garner With John Simmons - Shadow WilsonSingle
GemsErroll Garner With John Simmons - Shadow WilsonAlbum
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To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
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