A report on Chico Hamilton

Chico Hamilton appearing at the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival in Tompkins Square Park, New York City, August 26, 2007

American jazz drummer and bandleader.

- Chico Hamilton
Chico Hamilton appearing at the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival in Tompkins Square Park, New York City, August 26, 2007

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Ellington Suite

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Ellington Suite is an album by drummer and bandleader Chico Hamilton's Quintet featuring multi-instrumentalist Buddy Collette released on the World Pacific label.

Dave Brubeck Quartet in 1962

Cool jazz

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Style of modern jazz music that arose in the United States after World War II.

Style of modern jazz music that arose in the United States after World War II.

Dave Brubeck Quartet in 1962
Chet Baker, known as the "Prince of Cool", 1983

4) "Exploratory music with a subdued effect by Teddy Charles, Chico Hamilton, John LaPorta, and their colleagues during the 1950s."

Jackie Kelso

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American jazz saxophonist, flautist, and clarinetist.

American jazz saxophonist, flautist, and clarinetist.

At fifteen, Jefferson High School classmate Chico Hamilton urged him to take up the alto saxophone, and he made his professional debut with Jerome Myart that same year.

George Duvivier at the Greenwich Village Jazz Festival in Washington Square Park, New York City, 1984

George Duvivier

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American jazz double-bassist.

American jazz double-bassist.

George Duvivier at the Greenwich Village Jazz Festival in Washington Square Park, New York City, 1984

He also worked with Count Basie, Benny Carter, Benny Goodman, Chico Hamilton, Hank Jones, Shelly Manne, Oliver Nelson, Frank Sinatra, Clark Terry, Ben Webster, and Bob Wilber.

West Coast jazz

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West Coast jazz refers to styles of jazz that developed in Los Angeles and San Francisco during the 1950s.

West Coast jazz refers to styles of jazz that developed in Los Angeles and San Francisco during the 1950s.

In 1952 Mulligan, who had moved to California, formed an innovative and successful piano-less quartet with trumpeter Chet Baker, drummer Chico Hamilton, and bassist Bob Whitlock.

Bernie Hamilton in The Organization 1971

Bernie Hamilton

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American actor.

American actor.

Bernie Hamilton in The Organization 1971

Hamilton was born in East Los Angeles; his brother was jazz drummer Chico Hamilton.

The Original Chico Hamilton Quintet

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The Original Chico Hamilton Quintet is a live album by drummer and bandleader Chico Hamilton's Quintet featuring multi-instrumentalist Buddy Collette recorded in 1955 but not released on the World Pacific label until 1960.

Chico Hamilton Quintet in Hi Fi

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Chico Hamilton Quintet in Hi Fi is an album by drummer and bandleader Chico Hamilton, released on the Pacific Jazz label.

Chico Hamilton Quintet

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Chico Hamilton Quintet is a live album by drummer and bandleader Chico Hamilton, released on the Pacific Jazz label.

Howard Roberts

Howard Roberts

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American jazz guitarist, educator, and session musician.

American jazz guitarist, educator, and session musician.

Howard Roberts

With the assistance of Marshall, he began working with musicians, arrangers and songwriters including Neal Hefti, Henry Mancini, Bobby Troup, Chico Hamilton, George Van Eps, and Kessel.