MUSICIAN LIST

This index refers to the 223,485 individual jazz musicians (1,395,818 total entries) included in over 242,503 recording sessions detailed in The Jazz Discography Database as of September, 2019.

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Musician nameSessionsRecording YearsInstruments
Ray Asche71947ts
Bob Ascher571945-1979tb,bar-hrn
Ken Ascher12004p
Kenny Ascher601967-2013p,el-p,keyboards,asst cond,keyboard,arr,clav,org,clavinet,synt,harmonium,mellotron
Nick Ascher22004-2008g,el-g
Patty Ascher12011vcl
Peter Ascher11980g
Sebastian Ascher12013perc
Ben Ascheri12004tenor-kazoo,vcl
Chris Aschman22007-2013tp,flhrn
Jurgen Aschoff11974bj
Didier Aschour22012g
Beat Aschwanden12003d
Dino Asciolla71969-1974viola,vln
Gerard Ascione11983p
Jerry Ascione11999arr,p
Joe Ascione1371991-2010d,perc,brushes,djembe,d-programming,shakers,djembe
Giampaolo Ascolese461974-2015d,perc,mar,timpani,marimba,xyl,glockenspiel,vib,vcl
Michele Ascolese61974-2002g,el-g
Bob Ascough31964-1996bj
Tone Ase11998vcl
Oleg Aseev12000el-g
Javier Asencio12006b
Ruth Asenlund11980vcl
Radko Asenov12005tarambuka,tupan
Miguel Asensio22006-2010d
Miquel Asensio "Rochet"12016d
Mike Asetta41997-2007b,el-b
Ayman Asfour12017vln
Aki Asgeirssson12007org
Adam Ash11999ts
Bill Ash92006-2012tp,flhrn
Dave Ash21987bj
Gerald Ash31969-1970tb
Gerry Ash21994-1996tb,b-tb
Jay Ash11972b
Jerry Ash101970-1998tb,saxes
Marvin Ash521945-1971p,org,celeste
Paul Ash181923-1937ldr,vln
Steve Ash141982-2017p,b
Vic Ash891951-2002cl,ts,as,saxes,woodwinds,reeds,fl,b-cl,sax
Whitney Ash12015p
William Ash141992-2008g
Asha71990background vcl,vcl
Ashagasha11976d
Hassan Abdul Ashak-Kar11997b
Omer Ashano12018vln
Bill Ashbord11927tp
Peter Ashbourne11980keyboards
John Ashbury11966p
Roy Ashbury41973-1981perc,fl
Virgil Ashbury11951lead vcl
Bill Ashby11984b
Charles Ashby31999-2000perc
David Ashby22007b
Dorothy Ashby301957-1988harp,string section,vcl
Ed Ashby12014tu
Harold Ashby1491949-2000ts,cl,bar,saxes
Irving Ashby1471940-1976g,el-g,rhythm-g
Jack Ashby11964cl
Jay Ashby1031989-2018tb,perc,arr,vcl,background vcl,keyboards,a go-go shaker,tamb,backing-vcl,tp
Jerome Ashby51977-2000fhr
Kay Ashby11982keyboards
Lucas Ashby72006-2015perc
Marty Ashby591989-2017g,classical-g,ac-g,bj,cond,el-g,arr,12-string-g
Reggie Ashby91947-1959p,vcl
Reginald Ashby11949p
Roland Ashby12003p
Tony Ashby341959-2004cl,ts,reeds,sop,ldr,didgeridoo
Walter Ashby261924-1932cl,as,vcl,ts,bar
Johnnie Ashcombe51952-1965vib,xyl
Kent Ashcraft11979g
Squirrel Ashcraft141926-1980p,accor,vcl
Steve Ashcraft21975-1997d
Chloe Ashcroft11975vcl
Graham Ashcroft11973as
Johnny Ashcroft41958-1959vcl
Arthur Ashe11926reeds
Brian Ashe51966-1974fl,reeds,woodwinds,ts
Jim Ashe21962bj,g
Mark Ashe12005org
Stan Ashe11926reeds
Steve Ashe12011p
Whitney Ashe21998-2002p
Hakon Asheim11994vln
Ivar Myrset Asheim22017perc,d
Nils Henrik Asheim22001-2004org
Renato Ashelmi12003p
Simon Ashenden12005sousa,vcl
Alex Asher42011-2013tb
Arlen Asher81979-2006fl,cl,as,sop,woodwinds,alto-fl,bar,b-cl,ts,bassoon
Bob Asher21955tb
Byron Asher12017cl,b-cl,ts
Eli Asher82002-2012tp,melodica,perc,flhrn,toys,slide-tp
Emily Asher82005-2012tb,vcl
Fran Asher11999vcl
Jesse Asher12006vcl
Kenny Asher31966-2001p
Lori Colombo Asher12005vcl
Meira Asher11998vcl
Mike Asher241972-1993p,el-p,synt
Ehud Asheria12015p
Ehud Asherie292000-2018p,org
Bo Ashford331924-1941tp,cnt
Bob Ashford71927-1931tp
David Ashford12004mridang
Jack Ashford11981tamb
Marilyn Ashford11983backing vcl
Nick Ashford11978perc
Simon Ashford11995p
Tony Ashford11975reeds
Ashford & Simpson11987backing vcl
Ashia12007cello,vcl
Mitsuru Ashida41934ts,sax
Yasushi Ashida21958ts,fl
Lori Ashikawa21995vln
Prof. (Steven Field) Ashiwa12005unknown inst
David Ashkenazy22008-2009d
Joe Ashlar52000-2009p,keyboards,org,el-p,synt
Al Ashley21977-2002d
Albert Ashley11947ts
Alvin Ashley12001d
Bob Ashley11980vcl
Carolyn Ashley21985-1986tb
Dave Ashley12000tb
David Ashley21998-2002tb
Donald Ashley11986d,perc
Ed Ashley11970d
Ernest Ashley71940-1957g
Kim Ashley12000vln
Mickey Ashley61936-1937bar
Sam Ashley11991electronics
Scott Ashley91980-1999g,el-g,d
Shawn Ashley11998vcl
Tom Ashley21932vcl
Joe Ashliman11962d
Clint Ashlock42008-2014tp,flhrn
Jesse Ashlock21937-1940vln,vcl
Micky Ashman1321949-2004b
Steve Ashman11980b-g
Bilent Ashmedov12011b-tu
Harry Ashmore11962d
Julie Ashmore11978vln
Kerry Ashmore11997bj
Richard Ashmore11995tb
T.N. Ashok12005vcl
The Sai Anantam Ashram Singers12002vcl
Ali Ashtiani12009voice
April Ashton11996ts
Ben Ashton32005-2007tb,b-tb
Bill Ashton591973-2011dir,perc,bar,ldr
Bob Ashton611942-1973ts,cl,reeds,bar,fl,saxes,as,tp
Bobby Ashton11977ts
Danielle Gabriella Ashton42008-2011tp,flhrn
Dennis Ashton121986-2007b
Eddie Ashton11974tb
Gene Ashton21975-1978p,synt
Jamie Ashton11933tb,b
Janie Ashton21962-1963vcl
Lt. J.J. Ashton11916bj
Martin Ashton51949-1952d
Monica Ashton12007p
Nick Ashton81992-2004d,perc
Robert Ashton11970saxes
Simon Ashton41991-1993d
Steve Ashton11977d
Tony Ashton71971-2000p,vcl,p-1.org,keyboards,org
Donald Ashwander41960-1998p,rhythm box,chordiana,comp,el-harpsichord
Paul Ashwell71992-2006tb,euphonium,arr,cond,euph
Robin Ashwell32008-2017viola
David Ashwood11987tp
Helen Ashwood11987tb
Nick Ashwood12014tp
Dominic Ashworth261993-2018g,el-g,backing-vcl,arr
Don Ashworth411956-1994bar,reeds,oboe,woodwinds,cl,fl,recorder,sax,fhr,sop,ocarina,b-cl,saxes,bassoon,eng-hrn,ts
Donald Ashworth21969-1970reeds
Joe Ashworth271970-2000cl,sop,vcl,reeds,ts
Neyire Ashworth11996b-cl,cl
Nigel Ashworth31992-2000cl,ts,woodwinds,saxes
Sam Ashworth11994tb
Steve Ashworth21997-1999p
Tom Ashworth61982-2012tb
Eran Asias22010d
Niayi Asiedu11994jun jun,bell,djembe
Seppo Asikainen21964-1978chimes,perc
Sandy Asirvatham12008synt,p,vcl
Leif Ask11953p
Fred Askamp21973g,el-b
Mohamed Askari11999nay-fl
Reza Askari32017-2018b
Paul Askegaard11996vln
Dan Askel11975cl
James Askel11975hrn
Edvard Askeland121978-1995b,keyboards,el-b
Claes Askelof111977-2001g,whistling,el-g
Leo Askenase61934-1938b
Askersunds Kyrkokor11992vcl
Mehdi Askeur11997vcl
Alec Askew21942-19434 note quills,vcl effects,quills
C.E. Askew151986-2018d
Chauncey Askew11987flhrn,tp
Claude Askew31984-1991d
Fleming Askew11950tp
Greg Askew71992-2000cajon,itotele,totele,batas,vcl,chekere
Joe Askew41958-2001ts,as,vcl
Joy Askew41984-1994synt,background vcl,keyboards
Ronald Askew11979g
Arthur Askey11939vcl
Gil Askey231952-2009tp,arr,vcl
Gil Askey11980keyboards
Janet Askey12008vln
Michael Askill51990-2005perc,comp,unknown inst
Peter Askim11992b
Mitchie Askins11961vcl
Annika Askman11997vcl
Christoffer Askman11995perc
Birgitte Askou11998vcl
Dave Askren72001-2013g,el-g
Inaki Askunce11997ts
Inaki Askunze11999ts
Arne Askvall21941-1942ts
Leif Aslaksrud11983tb
Erdal Aslan32011baglama,vcl
Gregoire "Coco" Aslan91932-1940vcl,tymp,d
Pablo Aslan191996-2017b
Laurent Aslanian22003-2006b,vcl
Ron Aslen21996programming,samples
K. LaMar Aslop11978viola,vln
La Mar Aslop11976viola
Monica Aslund21992-1995vcl,perc
Ragnar Asly11985tp
Mesele Asmamaw12010krar
Messale Asmamow12012krarr
Carina Asman11981vcl
Dave Asmin11976woodwinds
Piero Asmundis11995p
Tine Asmundsen121991-2018b
Johann Asmundsson261979-2004b,fretless-b,perc,el-b
Annegrete Asmussen51936-1939vcl
James Asmussen11963tb
Jim Asmussen21972-1982tb,b-tb
Signe Asmussen12006vcl
Svend Asmussen1391935-2009vln,vcl,viola,vib,el-vln,p,arr,pizzicato-vln,tvn,cello
Yoshiaki Aso11954b
Christos Asonitis12011d
Gunnar Asp51927-1933d,vib,dir,dr
Leif Asp171952-1972p,org,celeste
Victor Asp21927-1928tu
Agnar Aspaas41995-2017b
Marit Aspaas12014cello
Henri Aspar51950-1953bar
Hans Aspeck12009p
Rick Aspel31994-2001tp
Kristian Aspelin42006-2009g,el-g,broom
Trude Aspeling41982-2005vcl
Ami Aspelund21988-1993vcl
Monica Aspelund11980vcl
Bjorn Asper22005-2010tp,flhrn
Jonathan Asperil12016g
Ron Aspery161970-1991as,sop,el-p,fl,keyboards,org,sax,C-mel,p,alto-fl,bar,horns,ts
Carlo Aspesi101945-1947tp
Gerhard Aspheim121953-1997tb
Alex Aspinall32006-2017d,perc
Briant Aspinall11933b
Fred Aspinall11927p
Vicky Aspinall21979-1983vln
Mikko Aspinen12000g
Dave Aspinwall12008tb,vcl
Jason Aspinwall41994-1998tp,flhrn
Richard Aspinwall11996g
Aspirina11996perc
Alain Asplanato11993d
Robin Aspland681988-2019p,keyboards,el-p,org,synt
Mats Asplen12002org
Charlie Asplin61932-1935tu
Per Asplin31956-1972vcl,p
Christian Asplund51994-2007viola,p,harmonium,vla,vcl
Goran Asplund111954-1970tb,tp,vcl
Gosta Asplund11939g
Peter Asplund621987-2015tp,flhrn,vcl,arr
Hans Aspock141969-2003p
Jose Asponte11976perc
Stian Asreskjold12008tp,pt,flhrn
Badi Assad151993-2002g,vcl,arr,perc,kalimba,wind,key chimes,djembe,fl,m
Clarice Assad42007-2016vcl,p,arr,keyboards
Eduardo Assad11984keyboards
Joshua Assad12006g
Odair Assad12018g
Sergio Assad61992-2018arr,g,12-string-g
Hashem Assadullahi32008-2013saxes,as
Hashem Assadullahl12015as,sop
Deborah Assael11990cello
Ofer Assaf12007ts
Roy Assaf212007-2015p,keyboards,melodica,el-p
Debra Assail-Migliore11992cello
Edmund Assalay21960-1962arr,harpsichord,spinet
Ed Assaly11963p
Paul Assaro11999p
Anna Assarskog11994vcl
Bengt Assarskog11994vcl
Klas Assarsson12001d
Albert Assayag11982backing vcl
Matan Assayag22016-2017d
Sarah Assbring12009vcl
Abdisa Assefa12015perc
Abdissa Assefa12018perc
Abdissa "Mamba" Assefa111999-2009perc
P. Asselberghs11931vcl
Roger Asselberghs101950-1958bar,cl
Hans Asselbergs11983mar
Luc Asselbergs12001p,org
Lucas Asselbergs61994-2005p,org,accor,el-p,comp,keyboards,backing-vcl
Max Asselborn12014tp
Jean Claude Asselin31980-1989mand,el-mand,g
Jeff Asselin22012d
Jean-Pol Asseline11975keyboards
Edgar van Asselt42003-2013p
Hans van Assenderp191941-1963tb,cnt,ts,bar,tp/bar
Doris Assenheimer11990sax
Bruno Assenmacher11994perc
Bojan Assenov42004-2013p
Rolf Asser12000choir
Gerard Assi12015g
Itamar Assiere21993-2015p,keyboards
Charles Assis11997choir
Nanny Assis122001-2018perc,vcl,g,d,Brazilian-perc,backing-vcl,cga
Vasco Assis11964b
Juarez Assis de Araujo11961ts
Gustavo Assis-Brasil22009-2010g
Assoa12002perc
Tim Asson81987-2000cl,sax,as
Isabelle Assono11999vcl
Armand Assouline21978-1982perc
Nico Assumpcao661970-2000b,el-b,ac-b
Zeca Assumpcao281978-2006b,el-b,rainwood,p
Frank Assunto531949-1968tp,vcl,flhrn
Fred Assunto421951-1965tb,bj
Jac Assunto391925-1965tb,bj
Jacinto Assunto41966-1968bj,tb
Miriam Ast12017vcl
Reinhold Ast31996-1999bj
Rene van Ast51969-1982cello
Asta12002vcl
John Asta12001d,perc
Adele Astaire71923-1932vcl
Fred Astaire581923-1985vcl,tap dancing,dancer, tap dancing,tap-dance
Nestor Astarita301958-2009d,perc,b,tamb,wbd,vcl
Mulatu Astatke51966-2012vib,p,comp,perc,keyboards,d,cga
Bruno Astesana11987piati sinfonica
John Asti11999cl,sax
Allen Astin11998perc
Paul Astin12009p
John Astle51964-1985d
Hande Astman11998sax
Pepe Astman11998snare-d,vcl
Tare Astman11998b
Timo Astman119985-string-g
Staffan Astner21985el-g
Emilio Astolfi12006viola
Isy Aston12007vcl
Mark Aston12005cl,ts
Martin Aston41954-1955d
Matt Aston12009d
Paul Aston11998vcl,b
Ron Aston211978-1995perc,el-d,d,keyboards,synt-d,vib,b,tp,synt pad,syn
Bob Astor71927-1928vcl
Felix Astor101993-2011d,perc,brushes
Joe Astoria51923-1925bj
Anders Astrand51995-2011vib,perc,mar
Emil Astrand-Melin52008-2015d
Karen Astrian12000p
Astro11992backing-vcl,vcl
Anders Astrom11996el-b
Barbro Astrom21941-1942vcl
Johan Astrom12014tb
Lars Ake Astrom31969-1973tp
Mattias Astrom22007-2008b
Richard Astrom11997keyboards
Rickard Astrom11996p,keyboards
Roger Astruc11970tb
Arne Astrup371942-1993ts,arr,vcl
John Astrup11987d
Hugo Astudillo32012-2017as,sop,vcl
Franco Astuti21975-1980ts
Norman Astwood11965g
Ferenc Aszodi11962tp
Ferencz Aszodi61963-1979tp
Alfred Asztalos12006cl
Houcine Ataa12017perc,vcl
Atakatune421972-1992cga,perc,oboe,bgo,odun,tymp
Fahir Atakoglu31988-2007synt,p,vcl,el-p
Ataktune11973perc
Igor Atalita91998-2013p,keyboards
Ra Atam11994Latin-perc,African-perc
Adil Ataman11992tb
Larry Atamanuik11971d
Alex Atanasiu12010vib
Momchil Atanasoff12013p
Mario Atanasov12005viola
Vasko Atanasovski92000-2011sop,fl,as,bamboo-fl,bar,bansuri,objects,vcl,ts
Ivan Atanassov11999tapan
Neli Atanassova11997vcl
Zezinho Atanazio11981background vcl
Eddie Atangana11974b
Martin Atangana31992-1997g
Timur Atasever11998vln
Bob Atcheson41947-1954d
Everett Atchinson121975-2000b
Bill Atchley12011bar
Sam Ateba11995perc
Sammy Ateba22001-2002perc
Samuel Ateba61977-1985perc,cga,bgo,darbouka
Ahmed Atef12012vln
Cyril Atef141995-2018d,perc,vcl,electronics
Rashu Aten11971cga,small inst
Setegn Atenaw12006vln
Amma Ateria12013electronics
Bulent Ates21968-1974d,hand-d
Ercument Ates22005-2007g
Jim Ates11984b
Yalcin Ates11996sax
Jim Ates (Atlas?)21963b
Serdar Ateser11999d,bj,g,vcl
Marie Atger11989vcl
Graham Atha151973-1998g
Dave Athanas12006d
Stephan Athanas121979-2015el-b,b,arr,accor
Polo Athanase12002vcl
Eduardo Athayde12003vcl
Bill Athens42004-2011b
Jimmy Athens21940-1941b
Athol Atherfold11962tp
... Atherley61912-1919tb
Jill Atherton12005sax
Leeann Atherton11990background vcl
Linda Atherton21998-2001cello
Michael Atherton21991-1993unknown inst,didgeridoo
Paul Atherton11975g
Paula Atherton11990as,vcl
Tim Atherton191979-2017tb,hrn
Tony Atherton101991-2017as,sax,cl,ts
Brad Athey12005vln
Luc Athian11991perc
Athina12005backing-vcl
Alain Athot11980sax
Carlo Ati12001sax
Karel Ati Soss11960cl,as
Atiba11999rap
Babu Atiba31995-2002djembe,vcl,chekere,djun djun,n'goni,clave,wooden-f
Elsii Atiba11975koto
Akwasiba Atigbi21966-1973vcl
Tony Atkens11985vcl
Paul Atkerson11955p
Doug Atkin11974sax
Josh Atkin12010as,ts
Pete Atkin12008backing-vcl
Steve Atkin11958arr,p
Alex Atkins161946-1959as
Andre Atkins21997-2010tb
Asher Atkins111924-1926reeds
Ben Atkins11979b
Boyd Atkins11927cl,as,sop
Bubba Atkins11999choir
Byron Atkins31979-1992g
Carl Atkins111967-2005bar,cond,as,reeds,ass. cond,sax
Chet Atkins271952-1995g,arr,ldr,el-g
Dale Atkins11993b
Dave Atkins11970d
Del Atkins81995-2014b
Dell Atkins12002b
Delward Atkins11986b
Derek Atkins11949cnt
Eddie Atkins51923-1928tb
Gary Atkins11989g
Ira Atkins31988-1999d
Jack Atkins31936tp
Jimmy Atkins31939-1950vcl,g
Kevin Atkins11977d
Kirth Atkins11989d-programming,arr
Lennie Atkins61941-1943viola
Leo Atkins11952b
Leonard Atkins861941-1982vln,viola,concertmaster,cello
Mark Atkins12000didjeridu
Martin Atkins11990d
Matt Atkins12004d
Mitchell Atkins11976cga
Nat Atkins51940-1946tb
Tim Atkins11988d
Victor Atkins201993-2018p,keyboards
Victor "Red" Atkins241991-2015p,horn arr
Victor Atkins, III11998p
Albert Atkinson11957
Alvin Atkinson281999-2018d
Alvin Atkinson, Jr.62001-2011d,vcl
Andrew Atkinson92006-2017d
Ann Atkinson12015b
Anna Atkinson12010viola
Anne Atkinson11992b
Bill Atkinson141936-1951tb
Bob Atkinson91938-1940reeds

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