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Thad Jones (I) (1923–1986)

Thad Jones was born on March 28, 1923 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA as Thaddeus Joseph Jones. He was married to Lis. He died on August 21, 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark. See full bio »


(age 63) in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Known For

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People, People, People Music Department


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  The Mark of Beauty (TV Series) (1 episode, 2013) (performer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Tanada (2013) ... (performer: "April in Paris")
- Nagasaki (2013) ... ("Billie-Doo")
 2009 Black Out (writer: "A Child is Born")
 2007 Tete Montoliu, una mirada (Video) (writer: "Tiptoe")
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 1976 People, People, People (Short) (musician: fluegel horn - as Thad Jones Mel Lewis Band)
 1973 Duke Ellington... We Love You Madly (TV Special) (musical arranger)
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 1986 Count Basie Orchestra in Japan (TV Special)
 1967 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
- Episode #6.128 (1967) ... Self

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Thad Jones Mel Lewis Band

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