The George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band (Switzerland)

More than 150 musicians have been members of the GGCJB since its founding in 1972. You'll find a complete list of "Who has appeared in which band?" on the official site (see link above). Below you find listed only the musicians of the main sections of the band.

George Gruntz - leader, piano

Trumpets: Franco Ambrosetti, Benny Bailey, Marcus Belgrave, Americo Bellotto, Alan Botschinsky, Randy Brecker, Cecil Bridgewater, Stanton Davis, John D'earth, Glenn Drewes, Jon Faddis, Earl Gardner, Dusko Gojkovitch, Tim Hagans, Tom Harrell, Virgil Jones, Ryan Kisor, Matthieu Michel, Palle Mikkelborg, Bob Millikan, Mike Mossman, Bill Pusey, Kenny Rampton, Enrico Rava, Herb Robertson, Claudio Roditi, Wallace Roney, Arturo Sandoval, Manfred Schoof, Woody Shaw, Alexander Sipiagin, Lew Soloff, Terell Stafford, Marvin Stamm, Charles Sullivan/Kamau Adilifu, Ermito Valmont, Jack Walrath, Tobias Weidinger, Kenny Wheeler, Scott Wendtholt, Jens Winther

Trombones: Ray Anderson, Dave Bargeron, Art Baron, Luis Bonilla, Sam Burtis, Clark Gayton, Erich Kleinschuster, Jimmy Knepper, Nils Landgren, Earl McIntyre, Ake Persson, Julian Priester, Janice Robinson, Christoph Schweizer, Eje Thelin, Steve Turre, Gary Valente, Jiggs Whigham, Mike Zwerin

Reeds: Flavio Ambrosetti, Jerry Bergonzi, Tim Berne, Seamus Blake, Urs Blöchlinger, Eddie Daniels, Jerry Dodgion, Marty Ehrlich, Ellery Eskelin, Bill Evans, Joe Farrell, Alex Foster, Herb Geller, Sal Giorgianni, Dexter Gordon, Ric Halstead, Billy Harper, Joe Henderson, Chris Hunter, Lee Konitz, Brian Levy, Dave Liebman, Bob Malach, David Mann, Charlie Mariano, Donny McCaslin, Bob Mintzer, Ernst-Ludwig Petrowsky, Seppo "Baron" Paakkunainen, Oliver Peters, Ferdinand Powel, Roger Rosenberg, Larry Schneider, Alan Skidmore, Sahib Shihab, Lew Tabackin, Benny Wallace, Phil Woods

Bass: Jay Anderson, Kim Clarke, Mark Egan, Drew Gress, Gordon Johnson, Herbie Kopf, Niels Henning Ørsted Petersen, Mike Richmond

Drums: Pheeroan Ak Laff, Gerry Brown, Ron Davis, Peter Erskine, Danny Gottlieb, Jeff Hirshfield, Daniel Humair, Elvin Jones, Bob Moses, Paul Motian, Adam Nussbaum, Ralph Peterson jr., Tom Rainey, John Riley, Raphael "Rafi" Woll


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