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Elvin Jones (1927–2004)

Elvin Jones was born on September 9, 1927 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA as Elvin Ray Jones. He is known for his work on Zachariah (1971), Different Drummer: Elvin Jones (1979) and Golden Jazz Concert: Elvin Jones (1991). He was married to Keiko Jones. He died on May 18, 2004 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1971 Zachariah
Job Cain
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 1971 Zachariah (musician: drum solo)
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 1971 Zachariah (performer: "Drum Solo")
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 1991 Golden Jazz Concert: Elvin Jones (TV Movie)
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 1979 Different Drummer: Elvin Jones (Documentary short)
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 1963 Jazz Casual (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 7 December 1963 (1963) ... Himself
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 1997 Blue Note - A Story of Modern Jazz (TV Movie documentary)
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1 Biographical Movie | 6 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Elvin Ray Jones
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He was called by Life magazine "the world's greatest rhythmic drummer." See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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