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List of Famous Jazz Musicians

List of famous jazz musicians, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top jazz musicians in the world? This includes the most prominent jazz musicians, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable jazz musicians is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic jazz musicians were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned jazz musicians.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known jazz musicians to the lesser known jazz musicians of today, these are some of the best professionals in the jazz musician field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous jazz musicians ever?" and "What are the names of famous jazz musicians?" then you're in the right place. (101 items)
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    Al Sergel

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    Alain Bédard

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    Alan Jones 1962

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    André Manoukian 1957

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    Andrew Armstrong

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    Ann Helgenberger

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    Bengt Berger 1942

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    Bengt Ernryd 1943

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    Bill Folwell 1939

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    Borje Crona 1932

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    Chris Donnelly

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    Coco Schumann 1924

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    Curtis Amy 1929

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    Dan Jacobs 1942

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    Darius Brubeck 1947

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    Dave Burns 1924

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    Dewitt Yancey

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    Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Sr.

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    Frederick H. Tupper 1904

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    Gaute Storaas 1959

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    Hal Schaefer 1925

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    Hank Thomas

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    James Emery 1951

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    Jimmy Butts 1917

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    Joe McQueen 1919

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