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Milt Jackson

vib, 1923-1999 US, Detroit
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. Milton Jackson Brother Soul (3)

Milt Jackson (born January 1, 1923, Detroit, Michigan, USA - died October 9, 1999, New York City, New York, USA) was an American jazz vibraphonist, pianist, composer and bandleader. He played with numerous artists, including Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk, Howard McGhee, Woody Herman, John Coltrane, The Modern Jazz Quartet and many others as well as in his own bands.

  • Vibraphone
  • Piano
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Classical
Popular Tracks   
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise on Early Modern by Milt Jackson
Bags' Groove on Milt Jackson With John Lewis, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke, Lou Donaldson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet by Milt Jackson & Thelonious Monk Quintet
Tin Tin Deo on The Greatest Jazz Albums of 1956, Vol. 9 by Oscar Peterson & Dizzy Gillespie
S.K.J. on Bags Meets Wes [Keepnews Collection] by Milt Jackson & Wes Montgomery
I Love You on Jazz 'N' Samba by Milt Jackson
People Make The World Go Round on Sunflower by Milt Jackson
Plenty, Plenty Soul on The Art Of Milt Jackson: The Atlantic Years by Milt Jackson
Olinga on Olinga by Milt Jackson
Enchanted Lady on Memphis Jackson by Milt Jackson & Ray Brown
Stairway to the Stars on Heavyweight Champion: The Complete Atlantic Recordings by John Coltrane

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Title Artist Year Type
Wizard Of The Vibes / Milt JacksonMilt Jackson2018Compil.
The Atlantic Albums Collection 1956-1961Milt Jackson2017Compil.
The Early Years 1945-52Milt Jackson2017Compil.
Eight Classic AlbumsMilt Jackson2016Compil.
Sunflower/GoodbyeMilt Jackson2016Album
Soul Brothers MeetingRay Charles & Milt Jackson2014Compil.
Statements / Jazz 'n' SambaMilt Jackson2011Compil.
Kind Of JacksonMilt Jackson2011Album
Three Classic AlbumsMilt Jackson2011Compil.
Four Classic Album Plus (Plus Three Tracks With The Thelonious Monk Quartet)Milt Jackson2009Compil.
The Modern Jazz Quartet 2The Modern Jazz Quartet With Milt Jackson, Percy Heath, John Lewis, Kenny Clarke2009Album
Milt Jackson & The Jazz Giants, Bean Bags plus Bag´s OpusMilt Jackson, Coleman Hawkins, Kenny Burrell, Tommy Flanagan, Art Farmer, Paul Chambers2009Compil.
Opus De JazzMilt Jackson, Frank Wess, Kenny Clarke, Hank Jones, Eddie Jones2008Album
Bags Of SoulMilt Jackson2007Compil.
What's Up? The Very Tall BandOscar Peterson, Ray Brown & Milt Jackson2007Album
Da CapoMilt Jackson2007Compil.
Blues & BeyondWDR Big Band Köln feat. Joe Williams / Milt Jackson w/ Cedar Walton, John Clayton & Jeff Hamilton2007Album
La Ronde SuiteMilt Jackson2005Compil.
Things Are Getting BetterCannonball Adderley With Milt Jackson2004Album
Milt Jackson & Ray Brown '77Milt Jackson & Ray Brown2004Album
The Best OfMilt Jackson2004Compil.
The Birth Of The MJQMilt Jackson2003Compil.
Early MJQMilt Jackson2003Compil.
Centerpiece (At The Kosei Nenkin, Vol. 2)Milt Jackson2002Album
Opus De FunkMilt Jackson, The Modern Jazz Quartet2002Compil.
The Milt Jackson Quartet - Vol. 2Milt Jackson2002Single
The Birth Of Bop - Vol. 2Milt Jackson2002Single
80th Birthday CelebrationMilt Jackson2002Compil.
Milt Jackson: Early ModernMilt Jackson2001Compil.
Monks MoodThelonious Monk Featuring Milt Jackson And Art Blakey2001Compil.
Soul Bopper 1946/1949Milt Jackson2000Compil.
To Bags...With LoveMilt Jackson2000Compil.
The Very Tall BandOscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Milt Jackson1999Album
Ballads And Blues / Bags And FlutesMilt Jackson1999Compil.
Explosive!Milt Jackson Meets The The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra1999Album
The Ballad Artistry Of Milt Jackson / VibrationsMilt Jackson1999Compil.
Jazz 'Round MidnightMilt Jackson1997Compil.
Sa Va Bella (For Lady Legends)Milt Jackson1997Album
A Tribute To Oscar Peterson • Live At The Town HallOscar Peterson With Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Benny Green, Roy Hargrove, Shirley Horn, Milt Jackson, The Manhattan Transfer, Lewis Nash, Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Clark Terry, Stanley Turrentine1997Album
High FlyMilt Jackson1996Album
Roi Incontesté du VibraphoneMilt Jackson1996Compil.
Much In Common / All-Star Big BandRay Brown, Milt Jackson1996Compil.
Burnin' In The WoodhouseMilt Jackson1995Album
Milt JacksonMilt Jackson1995Compil.
The Prophet SpeaksMilt Jackson With Joshua Redman And Joe Williams1994Album
Reverence And CompassionMilt Jackson1993Album
M&MMilt Jackson Plays With Ichiro Masuda Quartet1991Album
Mostly DukeMilt Jackson1991Album
The HaremMilt Jackson Featuring Jimmy Heath, James Moody, Cedar Walton, Bob Cranshaw, Kenny Washington1991Album
It Don't Mean A Thing If You Can't Tap Your Foot To ItMilt Jackson & Ray Brown & Cedar Walton & Mickey Roker1990Album
Soul Brothers Soul MeetingRay Charles & Milt Jackson1989Compil.
BebopMilt Jackson1988Album
A London BridgeMilt Jackson1988Album
From Opus De Jazz To Jazz SkylineMilt Jackson1986Compil.
Thelonious Monk & Milt JacksonThelonious Monk & Milt Jackson1985Compil.
It Don't Mean A Thing If You Can't Tap Your Foot To ItMilt Jackson & Ray Brown & Cedar Walton & Mickey Roker1984Album
If I Had YouMilt Jackson & J.J. Johnson1984Single
Two Of The FewOscar Peterson / Milt Jackson1983Album
Jackson, Johnson, Brown, & CompanyMilt Jackson, J.J. Johnson, Ray Brown1983Album
Milt Jackson In London " Memories Of Thelonoius Sphere Monk"Milt Jackson1982Album
Ain't But A Few Of Us LeftMilt Jackson1982Album
Night MistMilt Jackson1981Album
Big MouthMilt Jackson1981Album
Milt Jackson + Count Basie + The Big Band Vols. 1 + 2Milt Jackson + Count Basie Big Band1981Compil.
Los Grandes Del Jazz 16Charles Mingus / Thelonious Monk / Milt Jackson / John Coltrane1980Compil.
The BestMilt Jackson1980Compil.
All Too Soon Quadrant Toasts Duke EllingtonMilt Jackson, Ray Brown, Mickey Roker, Joe Pass1980Album
Bags' BagMilt Jackson1980Album
Loose WalkSonny Stitt, Milt Jackson1980Album
BluesologyMilt Jackson, Kenny Clarke With Winnie Brown1980Compil.
The Best Of Milt JacksonMilt Jackson1980Compil.
QuadrantQuadrant Featuring Joe Pass, Milt Jackson, Ray Brown, Mickey Roker1979Album
Milt JacksonMilt Jackson1979Compil.
A Date In New YorkJ.J. Johnson, Milt Jackson1979Compil.
Soul Believer Milt Jackson Sings And PlaysMilt Jackson1979Album
Bags' GrooveMilt Jackson1979Compil.
Milt Jackson + Count Basie + The Big Band Vol. 1Milt Jackson + Count Basie Big Band1978Album
Soul FusionMilt Jackson And The Monty Alexander Trio1978Album
The Best On ImpulseMilt Jackson1978Compil.
Milt Jackson + Count Basie + The Big Band Vol. 2Milt Jackson + Count Basie Big Band1978Album
Montreux '77Milt Jackson & Ray Brown1977Album
Milt Jackson At The Kosei NenkinMilt Jackson1977Album
Milt Jackson And The Pablo All StarsMilt Jackson And The Pablo All-Stars Jam1977Album
Nobody In MindBig Joe Turner With Milt Jackson / Roy Eldridge1976Album
Second NatureMilt Jackson1976Compil.
The Big 3Milt Jackson - Joe Pass - Ray Brown1976Album
FeelingsMilt Jackson1976Single
All-Star BagsMilt Jackson1976Compil.
The Milt Jackson Big 4 At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975Milt Jackson1975Album
The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic YearsMilt Jackson1975Compil.
Opus De FunkMilt Jackson1975Compil.
The Impulse YearsMilt Jackson1974Compil.
GoodbyeMilt Jackson With Hubert Laws1974Album
OlingaMilt Jackson1974Album
Big Band BagsMilt Jackson1973Compil.
The Complete Milt Jackson With Horace SilverMilt Jackson With Horace Silver1973Compil.
Wes And FriendsWes Montgomery - Milt Jackson - George Shearing1973Compil.
SunflowerMilt Jackson1973Album
Reunion BluesOscar Peterson With Milt Jackson1972Album
CherryStanley Turrentine With Milt Jackson1972Album
Milton JacksonMilt Jackson1970Single
Memphis JacksonMilt Jackson With The Ray Brown Big Band1970Album
That's The Way It IsMilt Jackson / Ray Brown1969Album
Born FreeMilt Jackson1968Album
Milt Jackson And The Hip String QuartetMilt Jackson And The Hip String Quartet1968Album
Ray Brown / Milt JacksonRay Brown / Milt Jackson1965Album
At The Museum Of Modern ArtMilt Jackson1965Album
In A New SettingMilt Jackson1964Album
Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye / Project "S"Milt Jackson1964Single
Jazz 'N' SambaMilt Jackson1964Album
SingsMilt Jackson With Orchestra Enrico Intra1964Album
Much In CommonRay Brown / Milt Jackson1964Album
In The BeginningMilt Jackson & Sonny Stitt1964Album
Kiss And RunMilt Jackson And Lillian Clark, Barry Galbraith Quartet1964Single
VibrationsMilt Jackson1964Album
SingsMilt Jackson With Orchestra Enrico Intra1964Single
Milt Jackson Et Son OrchestreMilt Jackson1963Single
Very TallThe Oscar Peterson Trio With Milt Jackson1963Single
Giants MeetingMilt Jackson And Wes Montgomery1963Single
Very TallThe Oscar Peterson Trio With Milt Jackson1962Album
Bruz / Roll'Em BagsMilt Jackson With Kenny Clarke And His Clique1962Album
Bags Meets Wes!Milt Jackson and Wes Montgomery1962Album
S. K. J. / Stairway To The StarsMilt Jackson And Wes Montgomery1962Single
Reunion Blues / Work SongThe Oscar Peterson Trio With Milt Jackson1962Single
Bags Meets Wes!Milt Jackson / Wes Montgomery1962Single
Bags & TraneMilt Jackson & John Coltrane1961Single
Get Happy / StuffyMilt Jackson & Coleman Hawkins1961Single
Bags & TraneMilt Jackson & John Coltrane1961Album
The CylinderMilt Jackson1961Single
The Ballad Artistry Of Milt JacksonMilt Jackson1961Single
Cosmic RayRay Charles, Milt Jackson1961Single
The Ballad Artistry Of Milt JacksonMilt Jackson1961Single
Love Is Here To Stay / Mrs. DizDizzy Gillespie & Milt Jackson1961Single
Soul MeetingRay Charles & Milt Jackson1961Album
The Ballad Artistry Of Milt JacksonMilt Jackson1960Album
The Ballad Artistry Of Milt JacksonMilt Jackson1960Album
Bean BagsMilt Jackson, Coleman Hawkins1960Single
Bags & FlutesMilt Jackson With Frank Wess & Bobby Jaspar1959Single
Bean BagsMilt Jackson / Coleman Hawkins1959Album
Bags & FlutesMilt Jackson1959Album
Bags' OpusMilt Jackson1959Album
So In Love / These Foolish ThingsMilt Jackson1958Single
How Long Blues / Blue FunkRay Charles & Milt Jackson1958Single
Plenty, Plenty Soul Vol 2Milt Jackson1958Single
Plenty, Plenty Soul Vol 1Milt Jackson1958Single
Jazz Sur SeineMilt Jackson / Percy Heath / Barney Wilen / Kenny Clarke1958Album
Soul BrothersMilt Jackson & Ray Charles1958Album
Plenty, Plenty Soul Vol 3Milt Jackson1958Single
Things Are Getting BetterCannonball Adderley With Milt Jackson1958Album
Ballads & BluesMilt Jackson1958Single
Soul BrothersMilt Jackson & Ray Charles1958Single
Plenty, Plenty SoulMilt Jackson1957Album
School DaysDizzy Gillespie · Milt Jackson · Joe Carroll1957Album
How High The MoonMilt Jackson1957Single
Wizard Of The VibesMilt Jackson1957Compil.
Quintet / SextetMiles Davis And Milt Jackson1956Album
Ballads & BluesMilt Jackson1956Single
Roll 'Em BagsMilt Jackson1956Album
Jackson'svilleMilt Jackson1956Album
The Jazz SkylineMilt Jackson1956Album
Meet Milt JacksonMilt Jackson1956Album
Ballads & BluesMilt Jackson1956Album
Ballads & BluesMilt Jackson1956Single
Now's The TimeMilt Jackson1956Single
Jay Jay's Blues / There's No YouHenri Renaud's All-Stars with Milt Jackson1955Single
Milt Jackson With John Lewis, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke, Lou Donaldson And The Thelonious Monk QuintetMilt Jackson With John Lewis, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke, Lou Donaldson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet1955Compil.
Milt Jackson QuartetMilt Jackson1955Album
Lillie / Willow Weep For MeMilt Jackson1955Single
What's New?Milt Jackson1955Single
Opus De JazzMilt Jackson, Frank Wess, Kenny Clarke, Hank Jones, Eddie Jones1955Single
The Howard McGhee Sextet With Milt JacksonHoward McGhee & Milt Jackson1955Album
Opus De JazzMilt Jackson, Frank Wess, Kenny Clarke, Hank Jones, Eddie Jones1955Album
Autumn in New York / Delaunay's DilemmaMilt Jackson, The Modern Jazz Quartet1954Album
Milt & TerryMilt Jackson - Terry Gibbs1954Album
Volume 2Milt Jackson And The Modern Jazz Quartet1953Single
The Modern Jazz QuartetThe Modern Jazz Quartet With Milt Jackson, Percy Heath, John Lewis, Kenny Clarke1953Album
Ask Me Now / Willow Weep For MeThelonious Monk / Milt Jackson1952Album
Wizard Of The VibesMilt Jackson1952Compil.
Wizard Of The VibesMilt Jackson1952Album
Lillie / Bags' GrooveMilt Jackson1952Album
Tahiti / What's NewMilt Jackson Quintet With Lou Donaldson / Milt Jackson1952Album
Rare Broadcast PerformancesJohn Lewis, Kenny Clarke, Ben Webster, Milt JacksonAlbum
Ghana / Sweet And LovelyMilt Jackson & Frank WessSingle
Midget Rod / I'm Afraid The Masquerade Is OverMilt Jackson & Frank WessSingle
Just Jazz Vol. 5Roy Eldridge & Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson, Milt Jackson & Ray Brown, Woody Herman, Teddy WilsonCompil.
Milt Jackson All StarsMilt JacksonAlbum
How High The Moon / The Song Is EndedMilt JacksonSingle
Blues ChangesMiles Davis & Milt JacksonSingle
The Small Groups 1945-1946 Original RecordingsDizzy Gillespie Featuring Charlie Parker with Sonny Stitt, Al Haig and Milt JacksonCompil.
Very Tall Volume 2The Oscar Peterson Trio With Milt JacksonSingle
Volume 6Milt Jackson & The Modern Jazz QuartetCompil.
Giants MeetingCannonball Adderley And Milt JacksonSingle
The Savoy RecordingsMilt Jackson & The Modern Jazz QuartetCompil.
Blues For Diahann / Whisper NotMilt JacksonSingle
Hooray ForMilt Jackson, John Lewis, Art Blakey, Kenny DorhamAlbum
Somethin' SpecialMilt Jackson - Howard McGhee Sextet / Dexter Gordon's All StarsCompil.
Milt Jackson & Coleman HawkinsMilt Jackson & Coleman HawkinsSingle
Volume 2Milt Jackson And The Modern Jazz QuartetSingle
BalladesMilt JacksonCompil.
TurquoiseMilt JacksonSingle
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