Bands/Musicians Famous Jazz Trombonists  

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List of Famous Jazz Trombonists with photos includes all the most famous trombone players to play the instrument. These are musicians who are masters of their craft. While it is often the singers who claim all the fame, these musicians are famous in their own right. As time has past and music evolved, the list of musical instruments available has grown, especially with the advent of the digital age.

Who are the most famous trombone players? While the vocalist may have his lyrics, it is the musicians behind him, who truly make the sound. After all, instrumentals are as popular as ever, but acappellas are few and far between. Best of all, with our modern recording technology, we will be able to enjoy these artists for centuries if not millennia!

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Al Grey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Albert Mangelsdorff is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Andy Martin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Annie Whitehead is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Barry Rogers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Pop music, Salsa music, Jazz

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Bennie Green is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Benny Morton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Bert Boeren is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Big Bill Bissonnette is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Big Bill Bissonnette

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Bill Harris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Bill Reichenbach, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Jazz fusion, Rhythm and blues, Jazz

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Bill Watrous is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Billy Eckstine is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Bob Brookmeyer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Cool jazz, Big band, Post-bop

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Bob Enevoldson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Bob Enevoldson

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Bob Havens is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Britt Woodman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Bruce Fowler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Rock music, Classical music, Experimental music

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Carl Fontana is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Charlie Green is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Christian Muthspiel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Conny Bauer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Conrad Herwig is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Afro-Caribbean music, Big band, Post-bop

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Craig S. Harris is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Curtis Fuller is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Hard bop, Jazz, Bebop

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Dave Horler is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Dave Horler

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David Baker is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Delfeayo Marsalis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Dennis Rollins is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Jazz-funk, Pop music, Jazz

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Dick Nash is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Dick Shearer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Dick Shearer

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Dicky Wells is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Don Drummond is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Ska, Reggae

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Don Sebesky is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Big band, Jazz

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Douglas Purviance is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Edward Neumeister is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Eddie Edwards is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Dixieland

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Eje Thelin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Elliot Mason is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Elliot Mason

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Emile Christian is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Frank Rehak is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Frank Rosolino is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Hard bop, Bebop

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Frederick Lonzo is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Frederick Lonzo

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Garnett Brown is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Gary Valente is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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George Brunies is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Dixieland

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George Chisholm is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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George Lewis is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists
Blues, Dixieland

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George Roberts is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists

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Glenn Ferris is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Jazz Trombonists