This Day in Jazz History On this day: March 25 1929Pianist Cecil Taylor born in New York, NY.1931Drummer Paul Motian born in Philadelphia, PA.1946Woody Herman and His Herd perform at Carnegie Hall.1952Duke Ellington, Johnny Hodges, Charlie Parker & Sonny Stitt record on the same day.1969Illinois Jacquet records "Soul Explosion" for Prestige Records.1993Guitarist John McLaughlin records his tribute to Bill Evans, "Time Remembered" on Verve Records. Search by Year Go! Disclaimer: Though we have checked our dates, this listing may contain erroneous information. If you discover errors or omissions, please report it to us. Thank you.