W 271 musicians | from Audun Waage to Bill Wysaske


  1. Waage, Audun (trumpet) [* Norway]
       • co-leader of the → Waage-De Winkel Quintet (Germany/Norway/UK/USA)

  2. Wadenius, Georg (guitar) [* May 4, 1945, Stockholm, Sweden]

  3. Wade, Mike (trumpet) [* USA]

  4. Wagenleiter, Klaus (piano) [* 1956, Heidenheim, Germany]
       • member of the → SWR Big Band

  5. Wagner, Ingrid Maria Lady "P" (vocals) [* Austria]
       • leader of → Lady "P" And Friends (Austria)

  6. Wagner, Stephanie (flute) [* Germany]
       • leader of → Quinsch (Germany)
       • member of → VerQuer (Germany)
       • member of the → Wagner-Langer-Cetto-Trio (Germany)

  7. Wahl, Andreas (guitar) [* Stuttgart, Germany]
       • leader of the → Experimentle Band (Germany)
       • member of → u.f.o. (Germany)
       • member of the → Axel Knappmeyer Quartet (Germany)
       ♣ member of the → Jazz Offensive Essen (Germany)

  8. Wahlandt, Tina (vocals) [* Germany]

  9. Waits, Freddie (drums) [* Apr 27, 1943, Jackson, Mississippi, USA; † Nov 18, 1989, New York City, USA]
       ♥ father of drummer → Nasheet Waits

  10. Waits, Nasheet (drums) [* New York, USA]
       ♥ son of drummer → Freddie Waits
       • member of → Jason Moran's → Bandwagon (USA)

  11. Waits, Tom (composer, songwriter) [* Dec 7, 1949, Pomona, CA, USA]

  12. Wakabayashi, Misa (bass) [* Japan]

  13. Wakamatsu, Takashi (saxophone) [* Apr 7, 1957, Japan]

  14. Wakenius, Ulf (guitar) [* April 16, 1958, Halmstad, Sweden]

  15. Walcott, Collin (percussion) [* April 24, 1945, New York City, New York, USA; † Nov 8, 1984, Magdeburg, Germany]
       • former member of → Oregon

  16. Walden, Myron (saxophone) [* Oct 18, 1973, Miami, Florida, USA]

  17. Waldorff, Torben (guitar) [* Copenhagen, Denmark]

  18. ♂ Waldron, Mal[colm Earl] (piano) [* Aug 16, 1925, NYC, NY, USA; † Dec 2, 2002, Brussels, Belgium]
       ♥ father of singer/pianist → Mala Waldron
       → TheJazzPages (Germany)
       → Jazz in Belgium

  19. Waldron, Mala (piano, vocals) [* USA]
       ♥ daughter of pianist → Mal Waldron
       • leader of the → Mala Waldron Quartet (USA)

  20. Walker, Chris (bass) [* USA]

  21. Walker, Doug (bass) [* 1979, USA]

  22. Walker, Hazel (vocals) [* Halifax, Nova Scotia]

  23. ♂ Walker, Jack (saxophone) [* USA]
       • member of → Napoleon Maddox's → IsWhat?! (USA)

  24. Walker, Jim (flute) [* Greenville, Kentucky, USA]

  25. Walker, Mark (drums) [* Chicago, Illinois, USA]
       • member of → Oregon

  26. Walker, Melissa (vocals) [* July 3, 1964, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada]

  27. Walker, Mike (guitar) [* 1962, Salford, UK]

  28. Walker, Michelle (vocals) [* Jan 9, 1967, Bohmholder, Germany]
       • member of the → Larry Brown Quintet (USA)

  29. Walker, Nancy (piano) [* Montreal, Canada]

  30. Wall, Greg (saxophone) [*]
       • leader of the → Greg Wall Trio (USA)
       • leader of the → Unity Orchestra (Israel/USA)
       • member of → Aaron Alexander's → Midrash Mish Mosh (USA)

  31. Wallace, Bennie (saxophone) [* Nov 18, 1946, Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA]

  32. Wallace, Shawn "Thunder" (flute) [* USA]

  33. Wallmann, Johannes (piano) [* Germany]

  34. Wallarab, Brent (trombone) [* USA]
       • co-leader of the → Buselli Wallarab Jazz Orchestra (USA)
       • member of the → Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra (USA)

  35. Wallen, Byron (trumpet) [*]
       ♥ brother of composer → Errollyn Wallen

  36. Wallen, Errollyn (composer) [* Belize]
       ♥ sister of trumpeter → Byron Wallen
       • composer for the → Homemade Orchestra (UK)

  37. Wallisch, Thomas (guitar) [* Sep 24, 1973, Klagenfurt, Austria]
       • member of the → Thomas Wallisch & Oli Bott Duo
       • member of the → Oli Bott Orchestra

  38. Walrath, Jack (trumpet) [* May 5, 1946, Stuart, Florida, USA]
       • member of the → George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band (Switzerland)

  39. Waltenberger, Steffen (saxophone) [* Germany]
       • member of the → Christian Krischkowsky Quintet (Germany)

  40. Walter Maria, Thomas (sax, clarinet) [* Germany]
       • member of the → Berlin Jazz Orchestra (Germany)
       • member of the → Berlin Big Band (Germany)

  41. Walton, Scott (piano, bass) [* USA]
       ♣ member of the → Trummerflora Collective (USA)
       • member of → Cosmologic (USA)
       • member of → Nathan Hubbard's → Skeleton Key Orchestra (USA)

  42. Waltzer, Ben (piano) [* Lansing, Michigan, USA]

  43. Wamble, Doug (guitar, vocals) [* USA]
       • leader of the → Doug Wamble Quartet (USA)

  44. Wang, Gary (bass) [* USA]

  45. Wang, Jane (bass) [*]
       • member of the → Sabir Mateen Quintet (USA)

  46. Wanner, Chasper (guitar) [* 1972, Zurich, Switzerland]
       • leader of the → Chasper Wanner Quartet (Switzerland)
       • leader of → Noretro (Switzerland)

  47. Ward, Billy (drums) [* Cincinnati, Ohio, USA]

  48. Ward, Greg (saxophone) [* Peoria, Illinois, USA]

  49. Wardell, Anita (vocals) [* Guildford, UK]

  50. Wardener, Max deDe Wardener, Max

  51. Wardle, Jennifer (saxophone) [* 1970, Toronto, Ontario, Canada]

  52. Wareham, Pete (saxophone) [* UK]
       • leader of → Acoustic Ladyland (UK)
       • member of → Polar Bear (UK)
       • member of → Synergy (UK)
       ♣ member of the → F-IRE Collective (Australia/Austria/France/Germany/Italy/UK/USA)

  53. Warfield, Bill (trumpet) [* USA]

  54. Waring, Rob (vibes, percussion) [* 1956, Yonkers, New York, USA]

  55. Warland, Jean (bass) [* Oct 23, 1926, Brussels, Belgium]

  56. ♂ Wärmegård, David (trumpet) [* Sweden]
       • member of the → Simon Svärd Quintet (Sweden)

  57. Warner, Nathan (trumpet) [* South Bend, Indiana, USA]

  58. Warren, Geoff (saxophone, flute) [* Kent, UK]

  59. Warren, Huw (piano) [* 1962, Swansea, UK]

  60. Warren, Krystle (vocals) [* c1981, Kansas City, Missouri, USA]

  61. Warrington, Tom (bass) [* USA]
       → Jazz Compass Records

  62. ♂ Wartel, Henrik (drums) [* Sweden]
       • member of the → Cecilia Wennerström Quartet (Sweden)

  63. Washburne, Chris (trombone) [* USA]
       • leader of the → SYOTOS band
       • member of the → Boston Art Quartet
       • member of the → NYNDK Jazz Collective (Denmark/Norway/USA)
       • member of the → Andy Biskin Quartet (USA)

  64. Wassy, Brice (drums) [* Cameroon]

  65. Watanabe, Asuka (vocals) [* Japan]

  66. Watanabe, Kazumi (guitar) [* Oct 14, 1953, Tokyo, Japan]

  67. Watanabe, Sadao (saxophone) [* Feb 1, 1933, Utsunomiya, Japan]

  68. Waters, Peter (piano) [* Broken Hill, Australia]
       • leader of the → Treya Quartet (Australia/Germany/Italy/Netherlands)

  69. Wates, Matt (saxophone) [* 1964, London, England, UK]
       • leader of the → Matt Wates Sextet (UK)

  70. Watkins, Derek (trumpet) [* Reading, Berkshire, UK]
       • member of → First Brass

  71. Watrous, Bill (trombone) [* June 8, 1939, Middletown, Connecticut, USA]

  72. Watson, Bobby (saxophone) [* Aug 23, 1953, Lawrence, Kansas, USA]
       • member of the → 29th Street Saxophone Quartet (USA)

  73. Watson, Jim (piano) [* Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, UK]

  74. Wattenbyl, Stewy von (piano) [* Dec 25, 1962, Switzerland]

  75. Watters, Harry (trombone) [* Huntsville, Alabama, USA]
       ♥ brother of trumpeter → Ken Watters

  76. Watters, Ken (trumpet) [* USA]
       ♥ brother of trombonist → Harry Watters

  77. Watts, Ernie (saxophone) [* Oct 23, 1945, Norfolk, Virginia, USA]
       • member of → Charlie Haden's → Quartet West
       • member of the → Bruce Eskovitz Jazz Orchestra [BEJO] (USA)

  78. ♂ Watts, Jeff "Tain" (drums) [* Jan 20, 1960, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA]

  79. Wayland, Sean (piano) [* 1969, Sydney, Australia]

  80. Webb, Tim (bass) [* 1972 Lexington, Massachusetts, USA]

  81. Weber, Christian (bass) [* Nov 23, 1972, Zurich, Switzerland]
       • member of → Die vier Bassgeigen

  82. ♂ Weber, Eberhard (bass) [* Jan 22, 1940, Stuttgart, Germany]
       → Dan Kurdilla maintains an Eberhard Weber Discography
       • member of the → United Jazz + Rock Ensemble (Australia/Canada/Germany/Netherlands/UK/USA)

  83. Weber, Florian (piano) [* Nov 11, 1977, Detmold, Germany]
       • member of → Minsarah (Germany/USA)

  84. Weber, Katrin (vocals, piano) [* Tuttlingen, Germany]
       • leader of the → Katrin Weber Trio (Germany)
       • member of the → Uli Binetsch Jazz Quintet feat. Katrin Weber (Germany)
       • member of → Siggi Stehle's → Stella (Germany)
       • member of Andreas Holdenried's → Verve Extract (Germany)

  85. Webster, Gordon (piano) [* Ottawa, Canada]

  86. Webster, Mike (saxophone) [* Canada]
       • member of the → William Cepeda International Quintet (Argentina/Canada/Columbia/Germany/Puerto Rico/Senegal)

  87. Weckert, Sandra (saxophone) [* Apr 2, 1973, Waren on Müritz, Germany]

  88. Weckl, Dave (drums) [* Jan 8, 1960, St. Louis, Missouri, USA]
       • member of the → Chick Corea Elektric Band
       • member of the → Chick Corea Akoustic Band
       • member of → Chieli Minucci's → Special EFX (USA)

  89. Wedding, Alison (vocals) [* USA]
       • member of → Blowfish (Australia/USA)

  90. Wedgle, Barry (guitar) [* Denver, Colorado, USA]

  91. Weeke, Stefan (bass) [* 1971, Celle, Germany]
       • leader of the → Stefan Weeke Trio (Germany)
       • member of the → Maria Baptist Trio (Germany)

  92. Weidekamp, Benjamin (saxophone) [* 1977, Münster, Germany]
       • member of → Roland Fidezius' → Odd Shot (Austria/Germany)
       • member of → themroc 3 (Austria/Germany)
       • member of → OLAF TON (Austria/Germany)

  93. Weidinger, Tobias (trumpet) [* Apr 29, 1977, Nürnberg, Germany]
       • member of the → Summit Jazz Orchestra
       • member of the → George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band (Switzerland)

  94. Weidner, Christian (saxophone) [* March 4, 1976, Kassel, Germany]
       • member of → Antonis Anissegos' → Amoebas (Germany/Greece/USA)

  95. Weijden, Erik van dervan der Weijden, Erik

  96. Weiling, Paul (saxophone) [* Germany]

  97. Weinberg, Joe (guitar) [* USA]

  98. Weinberger, Manfred Paul (trumpet) [* 1970, Steyr, Austria]
       • leader of the → Manfred Paul Weinberger Quintet (Austria)
       • co-conductor and trumpeter of the → Upper Austrian Jazz Orchestra (Austria)
       • member of → Austria meets Canada (Austria/Canada/Germany)

  99. Weiner, Peter (drums) [* Germany]

  100. Weinert, Martin (bass) [* Aug 31, 1961, Neunkirchen/Saar, Germany]

  101. Weinert, Susan (guitar) [* June 24, 1965, Neunkirchen/Saar, Germany]

  102. Weinrib, Craig (drums) [* 1988, New York City, NY, USA]
       • leader of → Chuckle (USA)

  103. Weinstein, Mark (flute) [* Brooklyn, NY, USA]

  104. Weiskopf, Walt (saxophone) [* Augusta, Georgia, USA]

  105. Weiss, Dan (drums) [*]
       • leader of the → Dan Weiss Trio (USA)
       • member of the → Ben Gerstein Collective (USA)
       • member of the → Ohad Talmor Septet a/k/a 7 Déjà Vus (USA)
       • member of → Ohad Talmor's → NewsReel (USA)
       • member of → Dave Binney's → Balance (USA)
       • member of → Jamie Masefield's → Jazz Mandolin Project (USA)
       • member of → Tigran Martikyan Quartet (Armenia/USA)
       • member of → Christophe Schweizer's → MOONSUN (Austria/Switzerland/USA)

  106. Weiss, Günter (guitar) [* Sep 11, 1962, Albstadt, Germany]

  107. Weiss, Michael (piano) [* Feb 10, 1958, Dallas, Texas, USA]

  108. Weiss, Martin (violin) [* 1961, Berlin, Germany]

  109. Weiss, Peter (drums) [* 1949, Germany]

  110. ♂ Weistrop, Aaron (guitar) [*]
       • member of → Spazztet (USA)

  111. Welch, Jon (trombone) [* USA]
       • member of → The Matter Horns

  112. Weldon, Jerry (saxophone) [* New York, USA]

  113. Welker, Peter (trumpet) [* USA]

  114. Welland, Laura (bass, piano, trumpet, vocals) [* USA]

  115. Weller, Anthony (guitar) [* Sep 18, 1957, Macon, Georgia, USA]

  116. Weller, Dick (drums) [* USA]

  117. Weller, Ellen (flute, sax, piano) [* USA]
       ♣ member of the → Trummerflora Collective (USA)
       • member of → Nathan Hubbard's → Skeleton Key Orchestra (USA)

  118. Wellins, Bobby (saxophone) [* Jan 24, 1936, Glasgow, Scotland, UK]

  119. ♂ Wendel, Ben (saxophone) [* Los Angeles, California, USA]
       • member of → Kneebody

  120. Wenhardt, Colin (saxophone) [* USA]
       • member of → Mike Zilber's → CARMA Big Band (Canada/USA)

  121. Weniger, Peter (saxophone) [* 1964, Hamburg, Germany]

  122. Wennås, Björn (guitar) [* Sweden]
       ♣ member of the → Boston Jazz Collective (USA)

  123. Wennerström, Cecilia (saxophone) [* Sweden]
       ♣ leader of the → Cecilia Wennerström Quartet (Sweden)

  124. Wentzlaff-Eggebert, Uli (bass) [* Germany]

  125. Werbrouck, Arie (bass) [* Belgium]
       • member of → Dead Cat Bounce
       • member of → Tree On Ik

  126. Werf, Bo Van DerVan Der Werf, Bo

  127. Werf, Otti Van DerVan Der Werf, Otti

  128. Werner, Kenny (piano) [* Nov 19, 1951, New York City, New York, USA]
       • member of → Octurn (Belgium)

  129. Wertico, Paul (drums) [* Jan 5, 1953, Chicago, Illinois, USA]
       • member of the → Pat Metheny Group (USA)
       • member of → Chieli Minucci's → Special EFX (USA)

  130. Wertmüller, Michael (drums) [* 1966, Switzerland]
       • member of → Speedmaster (Germany/Switzerland)

  131. Wesley, Frank (trombone) [* USA]

  132. West, Wally (saxophone) [* Greensboro, North Carolina, USA]

  133. Westbrook, Kate (vocals) [* Guilford, England, UK]

  134. Westbrook, Mike (piano) [* March 21, 1936, High Wycombe, England, UK]

  135. Westen, Eric van dervan der Westen, Eric

  136. ♂ Westergaard, Jonas (bass) [* 1976, Denmark]
       • member of → Doctor Structure (Denmark)
       • member of → Bandapart (Denmark)
       • member of the → Søren Kjærgaard Trio (Denmark)
       • member of → Delirium (Denmark/Finland)
       • member of the → WBZ Trio (Denmark)

  137. Westergaard, Torben (guitar) [* Oct 9. 1960, Aarhus, Denmark]

  138. Westernhagen, Thilo von (piano) [Jan 14, 1950, Preetz, Germany]

  139. Westman, Andreas (bass) [* 1971, Stockholm, Sweden]
       • leader of the → Andreas Westman Quartet (Sweden)

  140. Weston, Randy (piano) [* Apr 6, 1926, Brooklyn, New York, USA]
       • leader of → African Rhythms (USA)

  141. ♂ Wetmore, Richard Byron "Dick" (violin, trumpet) [* Jan 13, 1927, Glens Falls, New York, USA]

  142. ♂ Wettenhall, Simon (trumpet) [* Australia]
       • member of Woody Allen and his New Orleans Jazz Band (USA)

  143. Wettre, Peter (saxophone) [* Aug 11, 1967, Sandefjord, Norway]
       • member of → Wettre/Johansen
       • leader of the → Petter Wettre Trio
       • leader of the → Petter Wettre Quintet

  144. Wexler, Judy (vocals) [* USA]

  145. Weyerer, Franz (trumpet) [* Germany]

  146. Whalum, Kirk (saxophone) [* Memphis, Tennessee, USA]

  147. Wheeler, Kenny (trumpet) [* Jan 14, 1930, Toronto, Canada]
       • co-leader of the → Kenny Wheeler/Christian Maurer Quintet (Austria/Canada)
       • member of the → United Jazz + Rock Ensemble (Australia/Canada/Germany/Netherlands/UK/USA)
       • member of → Azimuth (Canada/UK)
       • member of the → George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band (Switzerland)

  148. Wheeler, Laurie (vocals) [* USA]

  149. Whelchel, Danny (drums) [* USA]
       • member of the → Brian Patneaude / Adrian Cohen Quartet (USA)

  150. Whigham, Jiggs (trombone) [* Aug 20, 1943, Cleveland, Ohio, USA]
       • artistic director and conductor of the → Berlin Jazz Orchestra
       • member of the → George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band (Switzerland)

  151. White, Alan "Chip" (drums) [* Dec 21, 1946, NYC, NY, USA]

  152. White, Carla (vocals) [* Sep 27, 1951, Oakland, California, USA; † May 9, 2007, NYC, NY, USA]

  153. White, Lenny (drums) [* Dec 19, 1949, NYC, NY, USA]

  154. Whitecage, Mark (reeds) [* 1937, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA]
       • leader of the → Mark Whitecage Trio (USA)
       • leader of the → Bi-Coastal Orchestra (USA)
       • co-leader of → RoMarkable (USA)
       • member of → Rozanne Levine and Chakra Tuning (USA)
       • member of the → New Reed Quartet (USA)
       • member of the → Nu Band (USA)

  155. Whitehead, Tim (saxophone) [* Dec 12, 1950, Liverpool, UK]
       • co-founder, composer, and saxophonist/clarinetist of the → Homemade Orchestra (UK)

  156. Whitehouse, Richard (piano) [* Wolverhampton, England, UK]
       • member of → Anthony Terpstra's → Songbook Quartet (Canada)
       • member of → Anthony Terpstra's → Starlight Orchestra (Canada)

  157. Whiteman, Richard (piano) [* Toronto, Ontario, Canada]
       • leader of the → Richard Whiteman Trio (Canada)

  158. Whitfield, Mark (guitar) [* 1967, Lindenhurst, New Jersey, USA]
       • member of the → Charles Mingus Orchestra (USA)

  159. Whiton, James (bass) [* New Mexico, USA]
       • member of the → Blue Arc Trio (USA)
       • member of the → Eric McFadden Trio (USA)

  160. ♂ Whittaker, Mike (piano) [* suburban Detroit, Michigan, USA]
       • former member of → Joe McCarthy's → Afro Bop Alliance (USA)

  161. Wickihalder, Jürg (saxophone) [* 1973, Glarus, Switzerland]
       • leader of the → Interplay Collective (France/Germany/Sweden/Switzerland)

  162. Wicks, Patti (piano, vocals) [* Feb 24, 1945, Long Island, New York, USA]

  163. Widmark, Anders (piano) [* 1963, Uppsala, Sweden]

  164. ♂ Widmer, Klaus (saxophone) [* Switzerland]
       • co-leader of → Horn Knox (Switzerland)
       • member of the → Swiss Jazz Orchestra (Switzerland)

  165. Widmoser, Jörg (violin) [* Germany]
       • leader of the → Modern String Quartet (Germany)
       • co-leader of the → Jörg Widmoser/Hajo Hoffmann Duo (Germany)

  166. Wiegold, Peter (composer) [*]
       • composer for the → Homemade Orchestra (UK)

  167. Wierbos, Wolter (trombone) [* Netherlands]
       • member of the → ICP Orchestra
       • member of the → Frank Gratkowski Project (Germany/Netherlands/USA)
       • member of → Michiel Braam's → Bik Bent Braam (Netherlands)

  168. Wierenga, Red (piano) [* USA]
       • leader of the → Red Wierenga Unit (USA)
       • member of → André Canniere's → Spin (USA)
       • member of the → Respect Sextet (USA)
       • member of the → Dave Rivello Ensemble (USA)

  169. ♂ Wieloszynski, Dan → Willis, Dan

  170. Wiggins, Gerry (piano) [* May 12, 1922, Harlem, New York, USA]

  171. Wigton, Matt (bass) [*]
       • member of the → Dan McCarthy Trio (Canada)
       • member of → Kelly Pratt's → Microtonacity (USA)

  172. Wijnen, Bob (piano) [* 1971, Netherlands]
       • member of → Jazzed to the Max (Netherlands)
       • member of the → Klemens Marktl Jazz Group (Austria)

  173. Wikan, Jon (drums) [* Petersburg, Alaska, USA]
       • co-founder of the → Project O (Canada/UK/USA)
       • member of the → Marriott Jazz Quintet

  174. ♀ Wikström, Qarin (vocals) [* 1977, Sweden]
       ♣ member of → ILK (Denmark)

  175. Wild, Max (saxophone) [* Germany]

  176. Wilden, Gert (piano) [* Munich, Germany]
       • member of → Flügelschlag (Germany)

  177. Wildenhain, Andreas (guitar) [* 1965, Berlin, Germany]
       → Andreas Wildenhain @ MySpace

  178. Wilder, Roger (piano) [* Rochester, NY, USA]
       • member of the → Chris Burnett Quartet (USA)
       • member of the → Dan Thomas Quintet (Canada/Netherlands/USA)

  179. Wildi, David (guitar) [* 1964, Switzerland]

  180. Wilfong, Jerry (bass) [* USA]
       • member of the → Sai Ghose Trio (USA)

  181. ♂ Wilkerson Jr., Edward (trumpet) [* USA]
       • co-founder of the → Ethnic Heritage Ensemble (USA)
       • member of → 8 Bold Souls (USA)
       ♣ member of the → AACM 1 (USA)

  182. Wilkes, Corey (trumpet) [* USA]
       • guest of the → Art Ensemble of Chicago

  183. Wilkerson, Rob (saxophone) [* Sep 27, 1973, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA]

  184. Wilkins, Jack (guitar) [* Brooklyn, NY, USA]
       • member of the → Charles Mingus Orchestra

  185. ♂ Wilkinson, Alan (saxophone) [* Aug 22, 1955, Ilford, East London, England, UK]
       • leader of the → Alan Wilkinson Trio (Germany/UK)

  186. Willers, Andreas (guitar) [* Germany]
       • member of → Dirk Engelhardt's → Radio Marrakesch (Egypt/Germany/Lebanon)

  187. William, Jacob (bass) [* May 9, 1965, Madras (Chennai), India]

  188. Williams, Bruce (saxophone) [* Washington, D.C., USA]

  189. Williams, Buster (bass) [* April 17, 1942, Camden, New Jersey, USA]
       • member of → Kenny Barron's → Sphere (USA)

  190. Williams, Eileina (vocals) [* Birmingham, England, UK]

  191. ♂ Williams IV, Frank "Spark Plug" (drums) [* St. Petersburg, Florida, USA]
       • member of the → Michael Thomas Quintet (USA)

  192. Williams, James (piano) [* March 8, 1951, Memphis, Tennessee, USA]

  193. Williams, Jeff (drums) [* Jul 6, 1950, Mount Vernon, Ohio, USA]

  194. Williams, Jessica (piano, vocals) [* Mar 17, 1948, Baltimore, Maryland, USA]

  195. Williams, Jimmy (guitar) [* USA]

  196. ♂ Williams, Joe (vocals) [* Dec 12, 1918, Cordele, Georgia, USA; † March 29, 1999, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA]
       • The Joe William Every Day Foundation

  197. Williams, Kate (piano) [* UK]
       • leader of the → Kate Williams Quartet (UK)

  198. Williams, Larry (trumpet) [* California, USA]
       • member of the → Bruce Eskovitz Jazz Orchestra [BEJO] (USA)

  199. Williams, Merlin (saxophone) [* Scotland, UK]

  200. Williams, Michael (guitar) [* USA]
       • member of the → Bruce Katz Band (USA)

  201. Williams, Steve (drums) [* USA]

  202. Williams, Tom (trumpet) [* Baltimore, Maryland, USA]
       • member of the → Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra (USA)

  203. ♂ Williams, Tony (drums) [* Dec 12, 1945, Chicago, Illinois, USA; † Feb 23, 1997, New York City, New York, USA]
       • leader of → Lifetime
       • member of → Weather Report

  204. ♂ Williams, Willie (saxophone) [* USA]
       • member of the → 29th Street Saxophone Quartet (USA)

  205. Williamson, Patrice (vocals) [* Memphis, Tennessee, USA]

  206. Willis, Dan (saxophone) [* Sep 23, 1968, upstate New York, USA]

  207. Willis, Gary (bass) [* Texas, USA]
       • member of → Tribal Tech (USA)

  208. Willison, Kathleen (vocals) [* c1980, UK]
       • member of the → Homemade Orchestra (UK)

  209. Wilner, Blake (guitar) [* Australia]

  210. Wilner, Don (bass) [* USA]
       • co-leader of the → Bob DeVos / Don Wilner Duo (USA)

  211. Wilson, Anthony (guitar) [*]

  212. Wilson, Bert (saxophone) [* 1939, USA]
       ⇒ read The Bert Wilson Story by Joseph Murphy

  213. Wilson, Cassandra (vocals) [* Dec 4, 1955, Jackson, Mississippi, USA]
       • Cassandra's official site? http://www.cassandrawilson.com/ I'm not sure.
       • Cassandra @ Blue Note
       • Cassandra's JazzTrance

  214. Wilson, Dennis (trombone) [* July 22, 1952, Greensboro, NC, USA]

  215. Wilson, Glenn (baritone sax) [* USA]

  216. ♂ Wilson, Julien (saxophone) [* Australia]
       • member of the → Australian Art Orchestra (Australia)

  217. Wilson, Matt (drums) [* Sep 27, 1964, Knoxville, Illinois, USA]
       ♣ member of the → Jazz Composers Collective (USA)
       • member of → Volcano (USA)
       • member of the → MOB Trio (USA)
       • member of the → Andy Biskin Quintet (USA)
       • member of the → Ray Anderson Quartet (USA)
       • member of the → Mario Pavone Quartet (USA)

  218. Wilson, Nancy (vocals) [* Feb 20, 1937, Chillicothe, Ohio, USA]

  219. Wilson, Steve (saxophone) [* Feb 9, 1961, Hampton, Virginia, USA]
       • member of → Chick Corea's → Origin
       • member of the → Lewis Nash Quartet (USA)
       • member of the → Project O (Canada/UK/USA)
       • member of → Freddie Bryant's → Kaleidoscope (USA)

  220. Wilson, Tim (saxophone) [* Australia]
       • leader of the → Tim Wilson Trio (Australia)
       • member of → Logic? (Australia)
       • member of → slur'd (Australia)
       • member of → Blowfish (Australia/USA)
       • member of the → Bennetts Lane Big Band (Australia)

  221. Wind, Martin (bass) [* 1968, Flensburg, Germany]
       • member of the → Don Friedman Quartet (USA)
       • member of the → Don Friedman Trio (USA)

  222. Winding, Kai (trombone) [* May 18, 1922, Århus, Denmark; † May 6, 1983, Yonkers, New York, USA]

  223. Winding, Kasper (drums) [* 1956, Copenhagen, Denmark]

  224. Wingold, Frank (guitar) [* 1968, Speyer, Germany]
       • leader of → AGOG (Germany/Netherlands)
       • member of the → Stefan Scheib Quartet (Germany)
       • member of → Sebastian Gramss' → Underkarl (Germany)

  225. Winkel, Torsten dede Winkel, Torsten

  226. Winkler, Andy (drums) [* Austria]

  227. Winkler, Mark (vocalist) [* USA]

  228. Winninghoff, Christian (trumpet) [* Germany]
       • leader of the → Christian Winninghoff Group
       • member of → Cologne Contemporary Jazz Orchestra

  229. Winters, Pinky (vocals) [* Michigan City, Indiana, USA]

  230. ♂ Winterschladen, Bernd (saxophone) [* Germany]
       • member of the → Talking Horns (Germany)

  231. ♂ Winterschladen, Reiner (trumpet) [* Germany]

  232. Winther, Jens (trumpet) [* Oct 29, 1960, Naestved, Denmark]
       • leader of the → Jens Winther Quintet (Denmark)
       • co-leader of the → Jens Winther / Thomas Franck: REUNION (Denmark)
       • member of the → Ed Thigpen Scantet (Denmark/USA)
       • member of the → George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band (Switzerland)

  233. Winstone, Norma (vocals) [* Sep 23, 1941, London, England, UK]
       ♥ married to pianist → John Taylor
       • leader of the → Norma Winstone Quartet (UK)
       • leader of the → Norma Winstone Quintet (UK)
       • leader of the → Norma Winstone Trio (UK)
       • member of → Azimuth (Canada/UK)
       • member of → Jocando (Germany/Italy/UK)

  234. Wirht, Harvey (drums, percussion) [* Paramaribo, Suriname]
       • member of → Russ GershonEither/Orchestra (USA)
       • member of the → Laura Andel Electric Percussive Orchestra (Argentina/Germany/Suriname/USA)

  235. Wirth, Stephan-Max (saxophone) [* 1968, Tettnang, Germany]

  236. Wise, Fritz (drums) [* Texarkana, Texas, USA]

  237. Wissels, Diederik (piano) [* Dec 6, 1960, Rotterdam, Netherlands]

  238. Wister, Martin (drums) [* Oslo, Norway]

  239. Wiszniewski, Konrad (saxophone) [* July 31, 1980, Glasgow, Scotland, UK]

  240. Withmer, Tim (piano) [* Kansas, USA]

  241. Witkowski, Deanna (piano) [* USA]

  242. Witt, Woody (saxophone) [* 1969, Omaha, Nebraska, USA]

  243. Wittwer, Stephan (guitar) [* Mar 1, 1953, Germany]

  244. Wöste, Frank (piano) [* 1976, Hannover, Germany]
       • leader of the → Frank Wöste Trio (France/Germany)
       • member of the → European Art Ensemble (Finland/Germany/Portugal/UK)

  245. Wofsey, Gary (trumpet) [* July 15, 1951, Stamford, Connecticut, USA]
       • leader of the → Gary Wofsey Jazz Orchestra (USA)

  246. Wogram, Nils (trombone) [* Nov 7, 1972, Braunschweig, Germany]
       • member of the → Monk Liberation Front
       • member of → Sebastian Gramss' → Underkarl (Germany)

  247. Wolbrandt, Peter (guitar) [* Germany]
       • member of → KRAAN

  248. Wolf, Anne (piano) [* May 31, 1967, Belgium]

  249. Wolf, Franck (saxophone) [* Nov 30, 1972, Strasbourg, France]
       • member of → Biréli Lagrène's → Gipsy Project (France)

  250. Wolfahrt, Christian (drums) [* 1960, Zurich, Switzerland]

  251. Wolfgang, Gernot (guitar) [* Bad Gastein, Austria]
       • member of → The QuARTet (Austria/Germany)

  252. ♂ Wölk, Ekkehard (piano) [* 1967, Schleswig, Germany]
       • member of the → Valentin Gregor Quartet (Germany/Italy)

  253. Wollmann, Thorsten (trumpet) [* Feb 10, 1966, Biberach-Laupheim, Germany]

  254. Wollny, Michael (piano) [* 1978, Schweinfurt, Germany]

  255. Wolter, Henning (piano) [* Germany]

  256. Wolters, Joop (guitar) [* June 8, 1971, Middelburg, The Netherlands]

  257. Wolters, Otto (piano) [* Sep 17, 1938, Oldenburg, Germany]

  258. Woltjer, Bastiaan (trombone) [* 1981, Netherlands]
       • member of the → Holland Big Band (Netherlands)
       • member of the → Tetzepi Bigtet (France/Germany/Netherlands/USA)
       • member of the → Konrad Koselleck Big Band (Germany/Netherlands)

  259. Won, Allen (saxophone) [*]
       • member of → Pamela Fleming's → Fearless Dreamer (Canada/USA)

  260. ♂ Wood, Chris (drums) [*]

  261. Wood, Dave (guitar) [* Fairmont, West Virginia, USA]

  262. ♂ Wood, Nate (drums) [*]
       • member of → Kneebody

  263. Woodard, Rickey (saxophone) [* Nashville, Tennessee, USA]

  264. Woods, Phil (saxophone) [* Nov 2, 1931, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA]
       • leader of the → Phil Woods Quintet (USA)
       • member of the → George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band (Switzerland)

  265. Woods, Tony (saxophone) [* Southampton, UK]
       • leader of the → Tony Woods Quartet (UK)
       • leader of the → Tony Woods Project (UK)
       • member of the → Avalon Trio (UK)

  266. Woodward, Rickey (saxophone) [* Nashville, Tennessie, USA]

  267. Wooley, Nate (trumpet) [* 1974, Oregon, USA]
       • leader of the → Nate Wooley Quartet (USA)
       • leader of → Attack/Adorn/Decay (USA)
       • member of → Blue Collar (USA)
       • member of the → Laura Andel Electric Percussive Orchestra (Argentina/Germany/Suriname/USA)
       • member of the → Laura Andel Somnambulist Orchestra (Argentina/Germany/Italy/USA)
       • member of → Evil Eye (USA)

  268. Wooten, Roy a.k.a. Future Man, a.k.a. Roy•el (percussion) [* USA]
       • member of → Béla Fleck and the Flecktones

  269. Wooten, Victor (bass) [* Sep 11, 1964, Newport News, Virginia, USA]
       • member of → Béla Fleck and the Flecktones

  270. Workman, Reggie (bass) [* June 26, 1937, Philadelphia, USA]

  271. Wouw, Rob van devan de Wouw, Rob

  272. Wrembel, Stephane (guitar) [* Fontainebleau, France]

  273. Wright, Bernard (keyboards) [* 1963, Miami, Florida, USA]
       • member of → Roy Hargrove's → RH Factor (USA)

  274. Wright, Ede (guitar) [* San Francisco, California, USA]

  275. ♂ Wright, Eugene (bass) [* May 29, 1923, Chicago, Illinois, USA]
       • member of the early → Dave Brubeck Quartet

  276. Wright, Rev. Frank (saxophone) [* July 9, 1935, Grenada, Mississippi, USA; † June 17, 1990, Cologne, Germany]

  277. Wright, Lizz (vocals) [* Jan 22, 1980, Hahira, Georgia, USA]
       • leader of the → Lizz Wright Band (USA)

  278. ♀ Wu, Liz (percussion) [*]

  279. Wülker, Nils (trumpet) [* Aug 1977, Bonn, Germany]
       • leader of the → Nils Wülker Group (Germany)
       • member of the → Berlin Jazz Orchestra (Germany)

  280. Wunsch, Birgit (vocals) [* Munich, Germany]

  281. Wyand, Mark (saxophone) [* 1974, Auckland, England, UK]
       • member of the → RIAS Big Band
       • member of the → Summit Jazz Orchestra
       • member of the → Oli Bott Orchestra

  282. Wysaske, Bill (drums) [* Seattle, USA]


Footnotes

  1. AACM = Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians [back]

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