Samuel Jones (November 12, 1924 – December 15, 1981) was an American jazz double bassist, cellist, and composer. Sam Jones was born in Jacksonville, Florida, and moved in 1955 to New York City. There, he played with Bobby Timmons, Tiny Bradshaw, Les Jazz Modes, Kenny Dorham, Illinois Jacquet, Freddie Hubbard, Dizzy Gillespie (1958–59) and Thelonious Monk. He is probably best known for his work with Cannonball Adderley (1959–65)
Arnett Cobb, Art Taylor, Danny Barrajanos, Sam Jones, Tommy Flanagan - Blue Lou (From "More Party Time") 03:44. Album: Party Time, More Party Time, Movin' Right Along. Arnett Cobb, Art Taylor, Bobby Timmons, Buck Clark, Sam Jones: best 2 tracks. Bobby Durham, Bucky Pizzarelli, Claus Ogerman, Oscar Peterson, Oscar Peterson with Bucky Pizzarelli, Sam Jones & Bobby Durham, Sam Jones - Wave Motions and Emotions, 2014 06:02
SAM JONES is a big band hard bop music artist.
Down Home is the third album by bassist and cellist Sam Jones featuring performances recorded in 1962 and released on the Riverside label. All compositions by Sam Jones except as indicated. Come Rain or Come Shine" (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 4:05. 'Round Midnight" (Thelonious Monk) - 5:31. Thumbstring" (Ray Brown) - 4:31. Strollin'" (Horace Silver) - 4:12.
Bassist Sam Jones, always best known for being a sideman (most notably with Cannonball Adderley's Quintet), recorded three superior Riverside albums as a leader during 1960-62 that have all been reissued on CD in the OJC series. This particular one, the third, features Jones on bass and cello in several settings
Down Home is the third album by bassist and cellist Sam Jones featuring performances recorded in 1962 and released on the Riverside label.
Sam Jones - The Soul Society (Riverside RLP 12-324). Nat Adderley, cornet; Jimmy Heath, tenor sax; Charles Davis, baritone sax; Bobby Timmons, piano; Sam Jones, cello; Keter Betts, bass; Louis Hayes, drums. Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, March 8, 1960. Sam Jones Plus 10 - The Chant (Riverside RLP 358). Nat Adderley, cornet; Blue Mitchell, trumpet; Melba Liston, trombone; Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, alto sax; Jimmy Heath, tenor sax; Tate Houston, baritone sax; Wynton Kelly, piano Victor Feldman, piano vibes Les Spann, guitar Keter Betts, guitar Sam Jones, bass cello Louis Hayes, drums. Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, January 13 & 26, 1961. This particular one, the third, features Jones on bass and cello in several settings
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