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Oliver Jackson

dr, 1933-1994 US
Musician of Jazz

Jazz drummer, born April 28, 1933 in Detroit, Michigan, died May 29, 1994 in New York City, USA.

  • Drums
  • Percussion
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Blame on Indie Folk by Various Artists
Be What You Want on Epic Pop by Various Artists
Holding Your Flame on Epic Pop 2 by Various Artists
Close Your Eyes on Stewart, Slam / Major Holley: Shut Yo' Mouth! Featuring Dick Hyman and Oliver Jackson by Slam Stewart
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen on 40 Christmas Carols from English Cathedrals by Various Artists
Electricity on Epic Pop 2 by Various Artists
I Swear on Epic Hip Hop by Various Artists
Lullaby of Birdland on Lionel Hampton Presents Dexter Gordon by Dexter Gordon
5400 North on The Nifty Cat by Various Artists
I Should Care on Lionel Hampton Presents Dexter Gordon by Dexter Gordon

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Earl Meets Sweets And JawsEarl Hines Featuring: Harry Edison, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Oliver Jackson2011Album
The Last Great ConcertOliver Jackson2000Album
Chick Corea & Friends, Lionel Hampton Featuring Oliver JacksonChick Corea & Friends, Lionel Hampton Featuring Oliver Jackson2000Compil.
"Bern Concert '89"The Newport Jazz Festival All-Stars, George Wein, Ricky Ford, Scott Hamilton, Oliver Jackson, Eddie Jones, Gray Sargent, Norris Turney, Warren Vaché1990Album
For Sentimental ReasonsAl Hibbler / Hank Jones, Buddy Tate, Milt Hinton, Oliver Jackson1984Compil.
Billie's BounceOliver Jackson1984Album
Jazz GiantsBenny Carter And His Orchestra - Harry "The Hipster" Gibson Trio - Cecil Gant - Teddy Wilson - Milt Hinton & Oliver Jackson1981Compil.
Downtown Meeting ( Two Swedes In New York)Arne Domnérus & Bengt Hallberg With Clark Terry, George Mraz, Oliver Jackson1979Album
Chick Corea And FriendsChick Corea & Friends, Lionel Hampton Featuring Oliver Jackson1978Compil.
Cliff SmallsCliff Smalls Featuring Oliver Jackson And Leonard Gaskin1978Album
Real Jazz ExpressOliver Jackson, Haywood Henry1977Album
Jivin' With The Refugees From Hastings StreetEddie Locke, Tommy Flanagan, Major Holley, Oliver Jackson, Dan Morgenstern1977Album
Vic DickensonVic Dickenson, Joe Thomas, Scoville Brown, Red Richards, Bill Pemberton, Oliver Jackson, Bucky Pizzarelli, Zoot Sims, Doc Cheatham1974Album
Jazz from a Swinging EraEarl Hines, Roy Eldridge, Buck Clayton, Vic Dickenson, Budd Johnson, Bud Freeman, Earle Warren, Sir Charles Thompson, Oliver Jackson, Bill Pemperton1967Album
Swingin' And Dancing To ParadiseBuck Clayton, Sir Charles Thompson, Jean Bonal, Gene Ramey, Oliver JacksonAlbum
Presents "Le Quartet"Oliver JacksonAlbum
Jive At FiveBuddy Tate, Doc Cheatham, Vic Dickenson, Johnny Guarnieri, George Duvivier, Oliver JacksonAlbum
BroadwayIrv Stokes / Oliver JacksonAlbum
I Giganti Del Jazz Vol. 95Earl Hines / Harry Edison / Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis / Oliver JacksonCompil.
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