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Jazz Musicians born on August 6

  1. Abbey Lincoln Abbey Lincoln
    b. 1930
    vocalist
  2. Alexander Kuzmin Alexander Kuzmin
    b. 1977
    bass, electric
  3. Allan Holdsworth Allan Holdsworth
    b. 1948
    guitar
  4. Andreas Dueker
    b. 1964
    lute
  5. Andreas Oberg Andreas Oberg
    b. 1978
    guitar
  6. Andrew Bemkey Andrew Bemkey
    b. 1974
    piano
  7. Angelo Segarra
    congas
  8. Baden Powell Baden Powell
    b. 1937
    guitar, acoustic
  9. Buddy Collette Buddy Collette
    b. 1921
    sax, tenor
  10. Byard Lancaster Byard Lancaster
    b. 1942
    saxophone
  11. Charlie Haden Charlie Haden
    b. 1937
    bass, acoustic
  12. Charlotte Jane Charlotte Jane
    vocalist
  13. Chris Flegg
    b. 1949
    guitar
  14. Dan Zemelman Dan Zemelman
    b. 1973
    piano
  15. Don Moors
    b. 1940
    vibraphone
  16. Donna Lewis Donna Lewis
    b. 1973
    vocalist
  17. Dorothy Ashby Dorothy Ashby
    b. 1932
    harp
  18. Drew Miles Drew Miles
    b. 1983
    piano
  19. Erin Bentlage Erin Bentlage
    b. 1991
    vocalist
  20. Fluidian Fluidian
    b. 1973
    guitar
  21. Frederick E Scott
    b. 1949
    piano
  22. Gerry Beaudoin Gerry Beaudoin
    guitar
  23. Hendrik Meurkens Hendrik Meurkens
    b. 1957
    harmonica
  24. Huub Bogaers Huub Bogaers
    b. 1957
    cello
  25. Jack Maeby
    b. 1952
    organ, Hammond B3
  26. Jack Parnell Jack Parnell
    b. 1923
    drums
  27. Jens Mikkel Madsen Jens Mikkel Madsen
    b. 1988
    bass
  28. Joe Diorio Joe Diorio
    b. 1936
    guitar
  29. Joey Johnson
    b. 1981
    sax, tenor
  30. Joseph Daley Joseph Daley
    b. 1949
    tuba
  31. Joseph Daley Earth Tones Ensemble Joseph Daley Earth Tones Ensemble
    b. 1949
    composer/conductor
  32. Julian Yeo Julian Yeo
    vocalist
  33. Kat Calvosa Kat Calvosa
    b. 1976
    vocalist
  34. Leslie Odom Jr. Leslie Odom Jr.
    b. 1981
    vocalist
  35. Lillian Boutté
    b. 1949
    vocalist
  36. Luis Russell
    b. 1902
    composer/conductor
  37. Maya Bowler-Spohnholz
    vibraphone
  38. Mike Fahie Mike Fahie
    b. 1976
    trombone
  39. Mirlande Butler Mirlande Butler
    b. 1966
    vocalist
  40. Morgan Joyce Williams
    b. 1993
    vocalist
  41. Nicole Duffell Nicole Duffell
    sax, tenor
  42. Nuno Guedes Campos Nuno Guedes Campos
    b. 1971
    guitar
  43. Oscar Deric Brown
    b. 1953
    piano
  44. Paul Thomas Yoder Paul Thomas Yoder
    b. 1967
    trumpet
  45. Peter Marsh Peter Marsh
    b. 1962
    bass, acoustic
  46. Ramon Lopez Ramon Lopez
    b. 1961
    drums
  47. Randy Buckner
    b. 1964
    guitar
  48. Ravi Coltrane Ravi Coltrane
    b. 1965
    sax, tenor
  49. Rebecca Trescher Rebecca Trescher
    b. 1986
    clarinet
  50. Regina Carter Regina Carter
    b. 1966
    violin
  51. Richard Sadler Richard Sadler
    bass, acoustic
  52. Sharon Lee Grace Sharon Lee Grace
    vocalist
  53. Stellan "Bluesman" Viking Stellan "Bluesman" Viking
    b. 1957
    vocalist
  54. Tom Ray
    b. 1970
    vocalist
  55. Victor Goines Victor Goines
    b. 1961
    woodwind
  1. Eddie McFadden
    b. 1928
  2. Egil Kapstad
    b. 1940
  3. Ferdinando Farao Ferdinando Farao
    b. 1959
  4. Jean-Louis Chautemps
    b. 1931
  5. Lem Johnson
    b. 1909
  6. Lennie Breslaw
    b. 1930
  7. Marc Levin
    b. 1942
  8. Martin Hathaway
    b. 1969
  9. Micky Cooke
    b. 1945
  10. Norman Granz
    b. 1918
  11. Phil Todd
    b. 1956
  12. Phillipe Deschepper
    b. 1949
  13. Pierre Gossez
    b. 1928
  14. Tony Parenti
    b. 1900
  15. Vic Dickenson Vic Dickenson
    b. 1906
  16. Willie Brown
    b. 1900
  17. Willie Nix
    b. 1922

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