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Oscar Pettiford

b, *1922 US, Okmulgee, Oklahoma
Musician / Composer of Jazz

American jazz bassist. Born: September 30th, 1922, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, USA. Died: September 8th, 1960, Copenhagen, Denmark.

  
Instruments
  • Bass
  • Violoncello
  • Double bass
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Blues
Popular Tracks   
When the sun comes out on The Nearness Of You + You've Got A Date With The Blues by Helen Merrill
Collard Greens and Black-Eye Peas (Alternate Take) (Remastered) on Portrait by Bud Powell
Rhumblues on Oscar Pettiford Sextet by Oscar Pettiford
Just imagine on The Nearness Of You + You've Got A Date With The Blues by Helen Merrill
Stardust on Oscar Pettiford Sextet by Oscar Pettiford
I Remember Clifford on Stunt Records Compilation 2017, Vol. 25 by Various Artists
Tricrotism on Lucky Thompson Meets Oscar Pettiford by Various Artists
Caravan on All That Jazz, Vol. 66: Hackensack – Thelonius Monk & Friends Play Monk & Ellington by Thelonious Monk
It don't mean a thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) on All That Jazz, Vol. 66: Hackensack – Thelonius Monk & Friends Play Monk & Ellington by Thelonious Monk
Bohemia After Dark on Oscar Pettiford by Oscar Pettiford

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
New York City 1955 - 1958Oscar Pettiford, Oscar Pettiford Nonet, Oscar Pettiford And His Birdland Band2017Album
In Denmark 1959 - 1960Oscar Pettiford & Jan Johansson Featuring Stan Getz2016Album
ScorpioOscar Pettiford2013Single
Germany 1958/1959Oscar Pettiford2013Album
Oscar Rides AgainOscar Pettiford2008Compil.
Nonet & OctetOscar Pettiford2007Compil.
Oscar PettifordOscar Pettiford1999Single
First BassOscar Pettiford1995Compil.
The Best Of Oscar PettifordOscar Pettiford1995Album
Scandinavian DaysStan Getz Featuring Oscar Pettiford, Camarillo Music Ltd.1991Compil.
Jazz Legacy Baden-Baden Sessions 1958-60Oscar Pettiford1990Album
Montmartre BluesOscar Pettiford1989Album
Vienna Blues: The Complete SessionOscar Pettiford1988Album
DiscoveriesOscar Pettiford1987Album
Oscar Rides AgainOscar Pettiford1986Compil.
Oscar PettifordOscar Pettiford1983Compil.
The Oscar Pettiford Memorial AlbumOscar Pettiford1982Album
The Legendary Oscar PettifordOscar Pettiford Featuring Attila Zoller1975Album
Blue BrothersOscar Pettiford1973Album
Last Recordings By The Late Great BassistOscar Pettiford1962Album
Blue BrosLouis Hjulmand & Allan Botschinsky Featuring Oscar Pettiford1961Album
The Essen Jazz Festival All StarsColeman Hawkins • Bud Powell • Oscar Pettiford • Kenny Clarke1960Album
Trio! Vol. 1Louis Hjulmand, Oscar Pettiford, Jan Johansson, Gerlach & Raffel1959Single
Jazz MainstreamOscar Pettiford / Red Mitchell1957Compil.
Volume 2Oscar Pettiford1956Album
Oscalypso / Another OneOscar Pettiford1956Single
Basically DukeOscar Pettiford1955Album
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
Oscar PettifordOscar Pettiford1954Album
Red Hot & Blue JazzDizzy Gillespie, Coleman Hawkins, Oscar Pettiford, Hot Lips Page, Illinois Jacquet, Max Roach1953Album
Oscar Rides Again / Three Little WordsOscar Pettiford1952Album
All The Things You Are / Riding On 52nd StreetOscar Pettiford1944Album
The Jazz SceneOscar PettifordSingle
The Oscar Pettiford Memorial AlbumOscar PettifordCompil.
Jazz Off The Air Vol.6Oscar PettifordAlbum
Cello AgainOscar PettifordAlbum
Oscar Pettiford And His Jazz All StarsOscar PettifordSingle
The Oscar Pettiford Memorial AlbumOscar PettifordCompil.
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