March 13, 1956: Thad Jones records "Detroit - New York Junction" for Blue Note Records.
More facts on this day:
Clarinetist and alto sax player Frank Teschemacher born in Kansas City, MO.
Swing era bassist Bob Haggart born in New York.
Pianist and arranger Dick Katz born in Baltimore, MD.
Drummer Roy Haynes born in Roxbury, MA.
Trumpeter Richard Allen "Blue" Mitchell born in Miami, FL.
Thad Jones records "Detroit - New York Junction" for Blue Note Records.
Bobby Timmons records "Easy Does It" for Riverside Records.
Trumpeter/composer Terence Blanchard born in New Orleans, LA.
Dizzy Reece records "Asia Minor" for Prestige Records.
Trombonist Albert Mangelsdorff records "A Matter of Taste."
New Orleans guitarist and banjo player Danny Barker dies at 85.
Brad Mehldau records his first Warner Bros album "Introducing."