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Jazz Musicians born on May 21

  1. Adam Pfannenstiel Adam Pfannenstiel
    vibraphone
  2. Avreeayl Ra Avreeayl Ra
    b. 1947
    drums
  3. Bill Holman Bill Holman
    b. 1927
    saxophone, tenor
  4. Bobby Bobby
    b. 1953
    drums
  5. Bren Plummer Bren Plummer
    b. 1976
    bass, acoustic
  6. Brian E Harmon
    b. 1983
    drums
  7. Brian Walsh Brian Walsh
    b. 1978
    clarinet
  8. Carol Stevens Carol Stevens
    b. 1930
    vocalist
  9. Cody McKinney Cody McKinney
    b. 1978
    bass
  10. Dave Markivee
    b. 1960
    keyboard
  11. Dave Ridnell Dave Ridnell
    b. 1967
    guitar
  12. Fats Waller Fats Waller
    b. 1904
    piano
  13. Joseph Frame Joseph Frame
    b. 1951
    guitar, acoustic
  14. Larance Marable Larance Marable
    b. 1929
    drums
  15. Lee Wallace
    b. 1981
    guitar
  16. Lewis Flip Barnes Lewis Flip Barnes
    b. 1955
    trumpet
  17. Marc Ribot Marc Ribot
    b. 1954
    guitar
  18. MarieVeronique Bourque MarieVeronique Bourque
    b. 1968
    flute
  19. Matthew Von Doran Matthew Von Doran
    b. 1960
    guitar
  20. Mo van der Does
    b. 1997
    saxophone, alto
  21. Raymond Moore Raymond Moore
    b. 1957
    woodwind
  22. Reinhardt martinho
    b. 1962
    various
  23. Ron Hart Ron Hart
    b. 1947
    piano
  24. Salhi Fayçal
    b. 1979
    guitar
  25. Sergio Lara
    b. 1959
    guitar, acoustic
  26. Stefan Bongiu Stefan Bongiu
    b. 1973
    guitar
  27. Sylvia Bennett Sylvia Bennett
    b. 1956
    vocalist
  28. Tine Bruhn Tine Bruhn
    b. 1978
    vocalist
  29. Yuko Okamoto Yuko Okamoto
    b. 1984
    piano
  1. Billy Barber
    b. 1920
  2. Billy Wright
    b. 1932
  3. Dave Specter Dave Specter
    b. 1963
  4. Horace Heidt
    b. 1901
  5. Lee "Shot" Williams
    b. 1938
  6. Little Willie Anderson
    b. 1920
  7. Terry Lightfoot
    b. 1935
  8. Tommy Bryant
    b. 1930

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