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Musician nameSessionsRecording YearsInstruments
Kader L'Aktivist11996vcl
Armand L'Ecuyer11927bass voice
Francois "Frans" L'Eglise511942-1967as,cl,ts,reeds,sax,bar,saxes
Ron L'Ehrault11992vcl
Alex L'Estrange21999-2003b,arr
Thomas L'Etienne461981-2006ts,cl,as,vcl,sax,saxes
Nikolai L'govsky11985perc
Steve L'Heureux11997tb,fl
Johnny L'Mumba11990b,perc
L'Orchestre D'Harmonie du Havre11987
Bob L-Roy11979b
Tsun L.11981kokyu
The L.A. Jazz Choir11989vcl group
L.A. Modern String Orchestra21985
L.C.32000-2002b,el-b
The L.G. Experience11977rap
Celia La12007vcl
Dean Laabs61993-2000tp,elec-valve inst
Wolfgang Laade21954-1955b
Pirje Laagus21993voice,voice samples
Piet ter Laak41974-1977as
Juliane Laake11993tenorgambe,fuBschellen
Bruno Laakko11939cl,as,arr,vcl
Pekka Laakkonen11983viola
Doug Laalo22001-2005vcl
Eric Laanen51968-1993cl,as,sop
Aki Laapio11993g
Daan van der Laar31957-1980bj,g,vcl
Kalle Laar61990-1996electronics,g
Uschi Laar12004harp,chorus,vcl
Cees van der Laarse41977-1980b,el-b
Gerhard Laartz11973b-tb
Esa Laasanen11996cello
Rivo Laasi11995synt,b-g
Nels Laasko11937cnt
Kyrre Laastad12008d
Henk de Laat21997b,vcl
Martijn de Laat12009tp,flhrn
Mike Laatz12004as,ts
W. Laatz21988vln
Pierre Labadie21962-1973cello
Joe LaBalbo12003tp
Kenneth LaBann101939-1940cl,ts
Jacob LaBar12013tb
Joan La Barbara71972-2003vcl,voice,perc
John La Barbara11999oud
Chris Labarbera12007tp
Joe LaBarbera2771965-2012d,perc,d
John LaBarbera171971-2005arr,cond,string arr,dir
John LaBarbera11978g
John LaBarbera11984d
Pat Labarbera1001966-2012ts,sop,fl,cl,saxes,sax,as,wind,arr,c-fl,alto-fl,ow
Peter La Barbera11976vib
Dr. X Labare11982g
Bernie LaBarge12006g
Didier Labarre11992djoumdjoum,itotele,tres batas
Helene Labarriere281985-2007b,stick,vcl,stick-b
Jacques Labarriere51987-1998p,keyboards,synt
Annagrey Labasse12010vcl
Arnaud Labastie32004-2008p
Jan Labate41984-1989as,viola
Jean-Marc Labbe12012ts
Pascale Labbe21996vcl
Pierre Labbe101997-2010fl,ts,comp,dir,didjeridoo,vcl,saxes
Sleepy LaBeef11982unknown
Stan Label11977b
Louis Labella11953b
Marcia LaBella21995-2002harp
Peter LaBella121986-1999vln
Susan Labella91986-1987cello,celli
Tommy LaBella12003as
Jean Labelle11994voice
Joe LaBelle22012g
John Labelle32002-2011vcl
Patti LaBelle11982backing-vcl,vcl
Shaun LaBelle11989b
Katia Labeque101979-1995p,synt
Marielle Labeque61979-1995p,synt
Gerhard Laber21978-1984perc,cga
Anne La Berge91989-2010fl,electronics
Josiane Laberge12010vln
Jeff Labes11999p
Patricia Labeugle12005b
Simon La Bey11998vln,vcl
Luca La Bianco12006b
Alain Labib11975as
Olivier Labie31979-1983tb
Sam Labie21944-1945bar
Ann Labin131992vln
Harry Labioreca31922-1923bj
Keith Lablance11981d
Denys Lable12001g
Gerard Laboch11960vcl
Edouard Labor31980-1999ts,fl,as
Pierre Labor11983as
Jerry Laboranti11997sax
Sonia Laborda11998viola
Christophe Laborde21989-1994saxes,ts
Eugene Laborde21933-1935tp
Jean Laborie11978cl
Abraham Laboriel3851972-2012b,el-b,g,vcl,fretless-b,handclaps,el-g,comp,8-stri
Abraham Laboriel, Jr.201991-2007d,synt program,handclaps,trap d
Lyn Laboriel11995handclaps,backing-vcl
David Laborier22004-2009g
Louis Laboucarie61962-1968tp
Bill Labounty11982vcl
George Laboureur81943-1946tb
Nat Labovsky151940-1941tb
Ernesto Laboy21999-2003perc
Jorge "Goyo" Laboy41992-2002g,el-g
Poppy La Boy11973perc
Dane Laboyrie12009tp
Katia Labozzetta22003-2010vcl
Leah LaBrea12001vcl
Tim La Breche11996tb
Cheryl LaBreque11996strings
Art Labriola41986-1999keyboards,synt,programming,p,el-keyboard
Julian Labro12012accor
Julien Labro62006-2012accor,bandoneon,button accor,button-accor
Rocco LaBroi11983b
Alain Labrosse141990-2008perc,cga,perc-arr
Diane Labrosse211985-2007vcl,sampler,synt,keyboards,accor,voice,p,electroni
Mario LaBrosse41991-2003perc,d
Siegfried Labrot71964p
Zach LaBry11999vln
Benjamin Labschutz22010-2011b,el-b
Moritz Labschutz12011d,perc
Moritz Anton "Mo" Labschutz12010d
Vincent Labue11995d
Marek Maja Labunowicz12001table-dulcimer,vla
Vitaly Labutin12012el-g
Vytautas Labutis251980-2007as,sop,saxes,synt,perc,b-cl,reeds,ts,sax,bar,keybo
Olga Labutova22000choir
Jocelyne Lacaille11977choir
Alex Lacamoire31998-2004keyboards
Rocco Lacanfora12000dir
Philippe Lacarriere51980-2008b,el-b
Eric La Casa42001-2011microphones,recordings,mixing
Ernie Lacavera11970b
Philippe Laccariere11988b
Jim Lacefield181976-1998b,el-b,2nd b,pic
Anthony Lacen11975ts
Anthony "Tuba Fats" Lacen401977-2002tu,vcl,b,bass-horn
Peg LaCentra141934-1937vcl
Benedito Lacerda11995comp
Diana Lacerda11994cello
Eliza Lacerda12002vcl
Leonardo Lacerda11997vln
Pixinguinha Lacerda11995comp
Michele Lacerenza31974-1980tp
Steve LaCerra11993d
Faik Lacevic21990-1993d
Carl Lacey21983-1999unknown inst.,perc
David Lacey12012unknown
Frank Lacey41998tb,flhrn
Fred Lacey41946-1947g
Jack Lacey541930-1946tb
Judy Lacey11978vcl
Nick Lacey11996p
Paul Lacey181986-2001tp,vcl,flhrn
Pete Lacey11981tp
Rainey Lacey12002vcl
Roland Lacey12002ts,fl
Sally Lacey21981-1983tp,bar
Tom Lacey31978tb
Willie Lacey31945-1947g
Ryszard Lach11992tp
Andre Lachance411994-2013b,g,el-b
Charlie LaChapelle51971-1992b
Guy Lachapelle21962-1966d
Norman Lachapelle221992-2005b,b-g,el-b,synt
Vincent Lachat281988-2009tb,tu
Mechelle Lachaux12001vcl
Wolfgang Lachberger11996tb
Mate Lachegyi12009arr,p
Gil Lachenal12008b
Olivier Lacherie12010tb
Nimrod Lachish12006b-g
Yoram Lachish12006Oboe,zorna,eng-hrn
Yorami Lachish12013oboe
Heinz Lachman11935tb
Lee Lachman81978-2002as,cl,saxes,eng-hrn,woodwinds,pic,oboe,fl,sop,reed
Wade Lachman11973b
Gerhard Lachmann51966-1974tb
Heinz Lachmann21934tb
Max Lachmann11996d
Erik Lachner11959cello
Tom Lachner12009d
Chris Lachotta51993-2003b
Christian Lachotta11986b
Olivier Lachurie22011-2012tb
Jack LaCilento11990vcl
Chris Lacinak21997d
Mino Lacirignola101990-2010tp,flhrn
Pietro Lacirignola41978-1990as,fl,ts,EWI
Aaron Lack12004steel-d
Marcel Lack221984-2000bj,g
Marck Lack21995bj
Kristina Lackerbauer11987unidentified inst.
Wolfgang Lackerschmid401976-2004vib,mar,perc,xyl,g,synt,timb,ocarina,el-p
Howard Lackey21974tp
James Lackey11978d
Jerry Lackey11988arr
Jim Lackey241961-1987d
Linc Lackey12003b
Rita Lackey31984-1992backing-vcl,arr,vcl
Gustav Lackman61950-1959tb
Pasi Lackman22007reeds
Alexander Lackner101993-2012b,el-b
Alfred Lackner11991tb
Andreas Lackner21992-1998tp,b
Benny Lackner91997-2011p,el-p,keyboards,Hohner pianet,nord lead 2,nord el
David Lackner41992-2006as,keyboards,sop
Jojo Lackner12007b
Marko Lackner281993-2006as,sop,fl,b-cl,cl,saxes,reeds,woodwinds,pic
Tom Lackner61986-2006d,perc,xyl,vib,electronics,vcl
Kim Lackowski12001bassoon
Red Lacky21945d
Bill LaClaire12001keyboards
Aurele Lacombe11965g
Buck Lacombe141950-1968g,d,bj,arr,b
Celia Lacombe11981vcl
Jean-Yves Lacombe51980-1994vcl,b,cello,tu
Pierre Lacombe281973-1995g,bj,b-g
Joe Laconi81947-1949tb
Jacques Laconte11967tp
Archie LaCoque11959tb
Pascal Lacore11996p
Alessandro La Corte32001-2006p
Alfredo Lacosegliaz11992perc
Celine La Coste12006vcl
Donald Lacoste22000-2001el-g
Kim Lacoste21992el-b
Rene Lacoste181934-1939cl,ts,as
Claude Lacote11969g,bj
Michael Lacoult22009bag of noise,b
Bobby Lacour21962-1996vcl,g
Dave Lacour21973perc
Mads La Cour32009-2010tp
Steve Lacour31973cnt
Matt Lacques11981g
Ioan-Marius Lacraru11998viola,vln
Mino Lacrignola31985tp
Denis Lacroix11961d
Dimples LaCroix11983background vcl
Dominique Lacroix11993g
Fernand Lacroix11951accor
Gaby Lacroix11951accor
Jacques Lacroix21978ldr,as,sop
Jerry LaCroix31973hca
Jerry LaCroix11990vcl
Joel Lacroix19999-0000cl
Patrick "Leo" Lacroix11993g
Pierre Lacroix11959d
Silvie Lacroix11998fl
Lisa Lacross11985fl
Cyrille Lacrouts11995cello
Jean Lacrouts11990vln
Anderson Lacy11933vln,vcl
Bill Lacy22004-2006tp
Butch Lacy191975-2004p,keyboards,arr,el-p
Cory Lacy12008p,keyboards
Frank Lacy41991-2013tb
Frank "Ku-umba" Lacy801984-2013tb,flhrn,vcl,tp,perc,fhr,shells,keyboards,arr,shel
Frank Ku-Umba Lacy12008tb,pocket-tp,concas
Frank Lacy, Sr.11990g
Jack Lacy21952tb
Kerry Lacy11994vcl
Lori Lacy31992fl
Mike Lacy51978-1992d,tb
Pat Lacy11980tb
Roland Lacy21981ts,fl
Steve Lacy3331954-2003sop,vcl,voice,perc,as,bells,p,gramophone,crackle-b
John Lad12001vln
Anthony Lada11967tb
Anton Lada261918-1925d,ldr,xyl,dir
Tony Lada231970-1998tb
Marit Ladage12007vla
Bernie Ladd61936-1940cl,as,ocarina
David Ladd21982-2001fl
John Ladd11992viola
Marguerite Ladd12007sampler
Mike Ladd42006-2012vcl,synt,voice,words
Norb Ladd11956as
Sky Ladd12010synt,p
Alan Ladds91983-1989as,ts,cl,reeds,fl,saxes
David Lade101985-1991b
Jim Lade101985-1991g
Ken Laderoute12006g
Jean-Marc Ladet11994vln
Katalin Ladik11988vcl
Amitai Ladin12009b
Eden Ladin22012-2013p
Stefania Ladisa12011vln,toys,vcl
Jacques Ladisan11989g
Elizabeth Ladizinsky12006vcl
Bill Ladley51954-1961d
Mark Ladley161990-1995d,perc
Chris Ladnak12008d
Calvin Ladner31947-1975tp
Tommy Ladnier651923-1939cnt,tp
Lisa LaDone22003-2005bar,b-cl,cl
Elisa la Donna12005cello
Antonis Ladopoulos12006as
Tibor Lados11961tb
Francis Ladouceur11998perc
Phil Ladouceur11955org
Ray Ladouceur11955p
Tom Ladow11993p
Carl Ladra71943-1944arr,p
Francois Ladrezeau22003-2007vcl,ka-d,boula-d
Ruth Ladson11941vcl
Paul La Duca21991-1998b
Sloan Ladwig21985-1988tb
Doug Lady12000p
Lady B.J.11983vcl
The Lady Birds21965-1978vcl
Lady Jean19999-0000vcl
Lady Margo41974-1979vcl
The Ladybirds11970vcl
Adam Ladzekpo101997experiments
Agbi Ladzekpo11992kidi,vcl
C.K. Ladzekpo21976-1992vcl,achimevu,perc
Kobla Ladzekpo11992vcl,gankogui
Kaarla Lae11969g
Kalle Lae11972el-g
Steinar Laegreid11995vcl
Roland van Laere12007vcl
Christophe Laergne12012d
Max Laeser11986moon strings
Nimon Toki Lafa11979vcl
Hans LaFaille51973-1975d
Lee LaFaille11980d,ldr
Marcel LaFarge11924tb
Taylor LaFargue11957b
Joe LaFaro1131922-1931vln
Scott LaFaro401956-1961b
Stan Lafarriere12004d
Syl La Fata21970-1972cl
Fabrizio La Fauci31995-2001d,programming,perc
Leon Lafell41937-1938vcl
Giovanni LaFerlita41985-1993tp
Marc Laferriere581958-2000sop,as,ts,vcl,cl
Olivier Laferriere151984-2000sousa,tu,cnt,tp,flhrn
Stan Laferriere691981-2012p,d,g,vcl,perc,arr,scat,comp,keyboards,b,melodica,
Fapy Lafertin221976-2009g
Steve LaFever21960-1973unknown inst.,b
Jack Laffe11974tb
Jill Laffe11996vln
Mary Lafferty11984vcl
Barbara Laffitte12009oboe
Colette Laffont11981vcl
Steeve Laffont12011g
Larry Laffoon11981viola
Warren Laffredo41968-1976strings,vln
Leon Laffut22004p
Guy Lafitte1211951-1998ts,cl,recitation,reading,narr,sax,vcl,sop,ldr
Jean-Jacques Lafitte21977-1980saxes
Andrew Lafkas52003-2008b
H. James LaFlame11984bar
Gilles Laflamme141961-1977tp,flhrn
Joe LaFlamme61953-2000as,ts,sax
Marc Laflamme11979ts,sop
Orlando LaFleming111997-2005b
Jean-Marc Lafleur12003p
Nick Lafleur11990hrn-arr,ts,fl
Rolf La Fleur31971g,lute
Louis LaFond11985backing-vcl
Pierre Lafond41927vcl
Andres Lafone61986-2003b
Andy Lafone21986-1987b,el-b
Vincent Lafont32009-2012keyboards,p,el-p,electronics
Francois Lafontaine12004org
Marie-Celine Lafontaine11983voice,vcl
Pierre Lafontaine12011fl,ts
Yves Lafontant21978b
Amara LaForce11994vcl
Brian LaForce11996tb
Marc LaForce31994-2010ts,saxes
Robert LaForce12001perc
Wilmer La Ford11928d
Allan Laforest61988-1993fl,baroque-fl,pic,dir,recorder,vcl
Giacome La Foresta11952tp
Sebastien Laforesterie21998cga
Jack LaForge11964tb
Jean LaForge11950p
John La Forge21961tu
V.M. Laforgia11979b
Jack LaForte21993-1995ts
Fapy Lafortin12011g
Paul Lafortune61950-1972d
Andre Lafosse91941-1953tb,arr
Maury Lafoy22007-2011marimba,b,upright-b,el-b
Francois Lafranca11974bj,wbd
Daniel Lafrance21978-197912-string-g,g,el-g,perc
Pierre Lafrenaye21992-1999tp
Gene Lafreniere31936-1945tp
Paul La Freniere12006tp
Philippe Lafreniere72007d,cga,shekere,sticks,afuche,tambourine,agogo,guiro
Jean-Luc Lafuente11993b
Yudelkis la Fuente11999chorus
Buckshot La Funke21957as
Gerry LaFurn81950-1986tp
Jerry La Furn11965arr
Paul Lagaay31971-1972d
Denis Lagace51968-1972tp
Eric Lagace131982-2012b
Ludovic Lagana12011tp
Marco Lagana11979tb
Tom Lagana22000-2009g,el-g
Christophe Lagane12010g
Frederic Lagarde11995cello
Benny LaGasse141940-1949as,cl
Claudia La Gatta12004cello
Bruno Lagattola11981perc
Bruno Lagattolla171998-2001d
Daniel Lagauche41965-1988d
Najuma-Maat Lagbara12006vcl
Hal Lage61923-1924cl,as,sop
Julian Lage262003-2013g,el-g
Mario Lage11958d
Jurgen van de Lagemaat21999ts,fl
Shorty Lagenbach11956d
Joanne Lagendyk21978saxes
Arthur Lager12013d,perc
Kevin Lager11998tp
Goran Lagerberg91972-1988el-b,b
Kajan Lagerberg51988-1992vcl
Klas Lagerberg121988-2001bj,g
Stig Lagercrantz11951d
Gunnar Lagerholm11941as
Anders Lagerlof101978-2003d
Levi Lagerlof11955bar
Gunnar Lagerstrom31949-1970tp
Wally Lageson201929-1934d
Walter Lageson151932-1936d
Pierre Laget11962vln
Michael Lagger72007-2009p,keyboards,arr
Mario Laginha161985-2010p,el-p,synt,keyboards,b,arr,cond
George Lagios11968g
Bob La Girardia11951cl
Juan Carlos Laglere11960p
Hector Lagna Fietta111936-1948p
Frederic Lagnau11996p
Elisabeth Lagneau11993vcl
Christine Lagniel11993vib
K. Lago11991as,sop
Karol Lago11987as
Nicolas Lagochin11982tb
Rino Lagona41977-2003reeds,flutes,sax
Charlie Lagond121971-1998bar,ts,fl,cl,as,sop
Leo Lagoria12006ts
Bernardo Lagos12007tb
Jorge Lagos31950-1957g
Luis Lagos11976cga
Paul Lagos161968-1981d,timb
Alexander Lagoya11976g
Alexandre Lagoya11980g
John Lagrand11974hca
Trevor Lagrange22009-2012p,accor
Whitney Lagrange12008vln
Alfred Lagrenade11992vcl
Bireli Lagrene861980-2010g,el-g,vcl,b,el-b,background vcl
Gaiti Lagrene151980-1985rhythm-g,g
Holzmano Lagrene31982-2002g,b
Silvano Lagrene41977-1979p,cembalo,el-p
Laurent Lagresle12007vln
Abe Lagrima12009d
Abe Lagrimas22010-2012d,cajon,arr
Abe Lagrimas, Jr.52007ukelele
Leon La Gruta11953vln
Carlos Laguana11978b
Massimo Laguardia22000-2004perc,tammorra,vcl
Tracey La Guardia11996vln
Payton Laguere11945as
Henri Laguesse71951-1985saxes,cl,as,ts,reeds
Christian Lagueux32004-2005perc
Laura Andrea Laguia22010-2012sax
Laguillo11990p,vcl,keyboards
George Laguna171954-1958bgo,cga,timb
Salit Lahav12003accor,fl
Robert Lahaye21941-1942ts
Jukka Lahdensivu11991tb
Werner Laher12001b
Gingi Lahera12002vcl
Bill Lahey81941-1942cl,as
Arnold Lahikainen21951g
Nadav Lahish12006b
David Lahm321959-2007p,org,synt,arr,vcl,el-p
Ingo Lahme431986-2011tb,b-tb,tu,el-b
Thomas Lahns62003-2011b
Manfred Lahnstein51959-1963tb
Bert Lahr11941vcl
Carmen Lahrmann11937step dance,vcl
Joel Lahti61952-1975ts,cl
Pentti Lahti761971-2008as,fl,sop,bar,reeds,saxes,b-cl,ts,cl,b-fl,alto-fl,
Felix Lahuti22012el-vln
David Lai12006el-p
Joice Lai12006vln
Luigi Lai11996launeddas

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