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Julius Watkins

frh, 1921-1977 US, Detroit
Jazz
A.k.a. Julius B. Watkins

Julius Watkins (October 10, 1921 – April 4, 1977) was an American jazz musician, and one of the first French horn players in jazz. He won the Down Beat critics poll in 1960 and 1961 for "miscellaneous instrument" with French horn named as the instrument.

        
Instruments
  • French horn
  • Flugelhorn
  • Alphorn
Genres
  • Jazz
  • R&B/Soul
  • Latin
Popular Tracks   
Linda Delia on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse
You Are Too Beautiful on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse
Mood In Scarlet on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse
When The Blues Come On on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse
Town and Country on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse
Garden Delights on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse
Blue Modes on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse
Idle Evening on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse
So Far on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse
Two Songs on Les Jazz Modes Vol. 2 by Charlie Rouse

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Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
The Complete Jazz Modes SessionsCharlie Rouse & Julius Watkins2011Compil.
French Horns For My LadyJulius Watkins1962Album
Modern Jazz Survey 2 / Baritones & French HornsPepper Adams, Cecil Payne, Julius Watkins, David Amram1957Album
Gigi Gryce · Thelonious Monk · Percy Heath · Art Blakey · Horace Silver · Art Farmer · Kenny Clarke · Cecil Payne · Jimmy Cleveland · Oscar Pettiford · Julius WatkinsGigi Gryce · Thelonious Monk · Percy Heath · Art Blakey · Horace Silver · Art Farmer · Kenny Clarke · Cecil Payne · Jimmy Cleveland · Oscar Pettiford · Julius Watkins1955Album
Bruz / Don't Blame MeKenny Clarke And His Clique Featuring Julius Watkins1949Album
Linda Delia / I Have KnownJulius WatkinsSingle
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