MUSICIAN LIST

This index refers to the 225,828 individual jazz musicians (1,409,428 total entries) included in over 244,847 recording sessions detailed in The Jazz Discography Database as of March, 2020.

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Musician nameSessionsRecording YearsInstruments
Nigel Black22000-2007fhr,horn
Paul Black11960b
Ralph Black11968vcl
Ray Black61955-1957ts
Rita Black11980vcl
Robert Black41983-2005b,cond
Robert "Bobby" Black11996tb
Ron Black11991d
Samantha Black11999cello
Scott Black311986-2008cnt,b,vcl,tp,v-tb
Scott Black31983-1987b
Seneca Black411998-2018tp,flhrn
Stan Black21951-1974tu,g
Stanley Black501931-1943p,arr
Steve Black12009g
Ted Black11927p
Tony Black91986-1999d,el-d
Vernon Black31994-2008g,keyboards,vcl
Vernon "Ice" Black181980-1996g,el-g
W.O. Black12007b
Willard Black11947p
William Black21979-1988b
Willie Black41924-1931mand
Black Bob11937p
Black Brothers11929vcl
Chief Black Feather12010
The Black Messengers11972vcl
Black Milk12004vcl trio
Black Thought11994vcl
Nick Blacka42011-2015b
Laurence Blackadder12008b
Blackbird11973g
The Blackbirds101943-1947vcl
Byron Blackburn12009b
Charlotte Blackburn21947vcl
Dave Blackburn31997-2013keyboards,d-programming,shimmer-g
Freddy Blackburn11941d
Henry Blackburn51969-2006sop,as,reeds
James Blackburn11993p
Jim Blackburn21993p
John Blackburn11979b
Lou Blackburn861958-1981tb,perc,ldr,shawm,fl,vcl
Mark Blackburn21986-1987tb
Ted Blackburn11976tp
Blackburn Twins11955vcl
Obsidion Blackbyrd11977background vcl,g,el-g
Tchad Blacke11996whistle sample
Linda Blacken141989-1992fhr
David Blacker11999tb
Joe Blacker11988synt programming
Alan Blackett11974d
G. Blackfarmer51978-1985g
Alex Blackford21931p
Blackheart21998vcl
Blackie201934-1939vcl
Keith Blackley11979d
Bud Blacklock21956-1957p
Ahmer'e Blackman12018cello
Alan Blackman31999-2011p,keyboards
Ben Blackman91944vln
Benore Blackman11972g
Charles Blackman11964tp
Cindy Blackman471987-2018d,vcl
Dan Blackman11997vln
Daniel Blackman42000-2003viola,vla
Don Blackman11980p
Donald Blackman21995-1997keyboards
Donald "Capt Keyboards" Blackman211976-1998synt,p,org,keyboards,vcl,el-p,clavinet,backng-vcl,
Larry Blackman31981-1988d,rhythm g,vcl,b,perc
Macy Blackman12010cnt,p,vcl
Marvin Blackman91975-1982ts,fl,sop,sax,saxes
Olly Blackman12014bass-d,perc,cymb,d-programming
Pat Blackman11971vcl
Rob Blackman41990tp,flhrn
Sean Blackman12005g
Tewee Blackman21929-1930g
The Blackman12001turntables
Wes Blackman11978g
Cindy Blackman-Santana12016d
Roger Blackmar11953b
Benorce Blackmon11978el-g
Bernorce Blackmon11978g
Bettie Blackmon11992vcl
Cotch Blackmon11971cga,perc
Deacon Willie Blackmon, Jr.11992first prayer
Dennis Blackmon12004org,keyboards
Junior Blackmon11954d
Phil Blackmon12006vcl
Clive Blackmore31959-1961tp,vcl
Dave Blackmore31996-2003b-cl,bar,as,sop
David Blackmore12003fl
Denny Blackmore11998tp
James Blackmore11992alto-cl
Jim Blackmore11979cnt
Josh Blackmore12014d
Joshua Blackmore52008-2018d
Marco Blackmore22008-2009as,bar
Dan Blacksberg32006-2019tb,tu
Daniel Blacksberg42006-2016tb
Dan Blacksburg12011tb
John Blackshaw11985tp
Michael Blackshaw11988tp
Adrienne Blackshere11981vln
Larry Blackshere71975-2003vib,g,el-g,mar
Fred Blacksmith81995d,perc
Blackstar11993rap
Harvey Blackston11971hca
Adam Blackstone22009-2016b
Benjamin Blackstone12018g
David Blackstone21998-2000tb
Dixie Blackstone41956-1993strings,vln
Harvey "Harmonica Fats" Blackstone11963hca
Jane Blackstone81968-2001vcl,voice
Nan Blackstone21931-1946vcl,p
Suzie Blackstone12011vcl
James Blackthorne21988g
Roger Blackton11955bass-d,cymb
Bill Blackwell11981tp
Bob Blackwell11972b
Bobby Blackwell119912,b
Bumps Blackwell21953-1957dir
Charlie Blackwell91945-1963d
Charlie Blackwell11958b
Charlie Blackwell81976backing-vcl,handclapping
Chris Blackwell12014g
Chuck Blackwell31971-1973d
Dale Blackwell11988tp
Ed Blackwell1151956-1992d,perc,rhythm logs,cowbell,wood-d,bells,tom-tom,cy
Eddie Blackwell21950tp
Geoff Blackwell81960-1980d,wbd
Gino Blackwell12013strings
Hakim Blackwell12005g
Hugh Blackwell181981-1992cl,as,sop,sax
James Blackwell142006-2018tp
John Blackwell51998-2003g,el-g,vcl
Kenny Blackwell11999g
Lou Blackwell19999-0000vcl
Louis Blackwell11951vcl
Martin Blackwell51977-1981p,keyboards,string machine,el-p
OJ Blackwell12010tp
Oliver "Ollie" Blackwell31927bj
Ollie Blackwell231925-1930bj
Otis Blackwell11960backing-vcl
Perry Blackwell11964org
Rick Blackwell31990-1992el-b,b
Robert A. Blackwell21962arr,cond
Ruderia Blackwell11979vcl
Scrapper Blackwell11930g
Stanley Blackwell11975parade-d
Tommy Blackwell11974tp
Virgil Blackwell161992-2006cl,b-cl,contra-alto-fl
Bill Blackwood11973sax
Ed Blackwood11984bj
Karl Blackwood22004-2008tp
Karl Scott Blackwood12005tp
Marc Blackwood12001b
Steve Blackwood31997-2002vcl,arr
Xantone Blacq12013vcl
Brian Blade2121990-2018d,arr,vcl,perc,g,voice,ac-g,tamb,cymbal,chekere
Dina Blade12005vcl
James P. Blade31926-1928arr,p
T. Blade11998g
Jimmy Blades131938-1939tymp,xyl
Milagros Blades12013pujador,cajo,recipador
Ruben Blades251976-2019vcl,comp,voice,perc,vln,maraccas
Tom Blades11982g
Tommy Blades41931-1959d,perc,harpophone
Wil Blades122005-2019org,clavinet
Will Blades12011org
Thomas Bladh31977-1981tb,tp,tu
Michael Bladt191995-2016ts,saxes,sop,backing-vcl,as,fl,cl,sax,vcl
Bob Blaedel11990d
Jonathan Blaek12007d,tamb,vcl
Hugo Blaer71927-1929xyl,perc
Aldo Blaga12010vcl
Martin Blagden11998p
... Blagoev11995hrn
Plamen Blagoev22003-2005el-b
V. Blagoev12002tp
Ventzi Blagoev11996flhrn
Ventzislav Blagoev22003-2011tp,flhrn
Ray Blagof21948-1961tp
Josef Blaha421965-1975p,oboe,org
Jurai Blaha12013sousa
Juraj Blaha72003-2017tu,sousa
Oldrich Blaha401960-1966p,org,oboe
Ralf Blaha11980g
Ralph Blaha11978g
Vladislav Blaha12000g
Attila Blaho41997-2009p
Natalia Blahova11995vcl
Zuzana Blahova11995vcl
Steve Blailock261995-2009g,el-g,bj
Amrita Blain11992vcl,perc
Brian Blain12005g,b,vcl
Tom Blain11992caterwauling
Andy Blaine11941tp,vcl
Hal Blaine361960-2004d,perc,chimes,vib
Jackie Blaine31953-1954vcl
Jerry Blaine11937vcl
Julien Blaine11996vcl
Ralph Blaine11990d
Rex Blaine11932vcl
Rose Blaine21941-1943vcl
Sandi Blaine21959vcl
Terry Blaine121991-2014vcl
Arnold Blair11977vcl
Barbara Blair41990-2004vcl
Belinda Blair21991voice
Bobby Blair21933-1935ts
Bobby Blair11936tb
Darius Blair12018ts
Donny Blair31999-2005g
Eddie Blair1921951-1987tp,flhrn
Ellen Blair21988-1992vln,viola
Greg Blair12017ts
J.D. Blair11998d
James D. Blair11996d
Janet Blair41940-1959vcl
Jerry van Blair31971-1972tp,flhrn,vcl
Jimmy Blair91939-1941vcl
Joe Oliver Blair11955p
John Blair111966-1977vln,vitar,vcl,el-vln,sitar
Josh Blair61997-1999d,perc
Joshua Blair11998perc
Judith Blair21997-1999p,vcl,org
Judy Blair22000-2005org,p,vcl
Lee Blair621926-1962g,bj
Lindsay Blair31977-2005g
Lindsey Blair101998-2009g,el-g
Mary Blair11989taxi hrn
Michael Blair201978-1992d,perc,b-mar,vcl,chamber bowls,arr,Chinese-d,metals,crychord,vib,box marimba, arr,Tibetan-cymb,flapper,cone-gongs,chromelodian II,harmonic canon,whirly tube,2 X 4,mar-eroica,humming,b-d,brushes,cga,timb
Milt Blair11937p
Oliver Blair81955-1957p
Peter Blair21998-2007arr
Sallie Blair121956-1962vcl
Sandi Blair21993-2006vcl
Sandy Blair11980vcl
Sean Blair12008unk
Steve Blair41975-1994b,g
Sue Blair12016harp
Tom Blair11994vcl
Tyrone Blair61998-2012d,perc
Willie Blair22003-2008b
La Verne Blaire11988background vcl
Allen Blairman231960-2016d,perc,programming,vcl
Loic Blairon12008b
Helainne Blais12006vln
J.F. Blais12000ts
Mimi Blais21991-1992p
Sam Blais12009as
Samuel Blais172003-2018as,bar,cl,sop,fl,comp,ts
Lin Blaisdell141952-1954tp
Catherine Blaise11996cello
Matt Blaize12005b
Kristian Blak431975-2016p,vcl,perc,harmonium,el-p,keyboards,arr,comp,naverlur,p-pizzicato,dbl-ocarina,Wurlitzer-p,vib,pipe-org,double-ocarina,p-strings,grotljod,mar
Mikael Blak151997-2011b
Alan Blake71982-1987vcl,synt,background vcl,el-p
Alex Blake901970-2019b,el-b,perc,vcl,voice
Allen Blake22000g
Andy Blake21984-1986reeds,keyboards,fl,saxes
Barry Blake12011p
Betty Blake31957-1960vcl
Bill Blake11991alto-fl
Blind Blake121926-1931g,vcl,speech,p
Bob Blake51926-1927vcl
Brian Blake12000d
Burt Blake11947b
Charlie Blake351936-1941d,vcl
Clare Blake11985background vcl
Claude Blake21984p
Cyril Blake21934cl
Cyril Blake11941tp,vcl
Dan Blake82006-2014sop,ts,fl,cl,sax,mellophone
Daniel Blake62004-2011sop,ts,reeds,fl,saxes
David Blake22014-2017g
Del Blake71981-1991perc,d,vib,xyl
Dick Blake11992p
Doug Blake31993-2004g,el-b
Ed Blake12013d
Ellsworth Blake11932ts
Eubie Blake1091917-1998p,vcl,p-roll,voice,comp,comments,narration,talking,dir
Happy Blake21928vcl
Ian Blake11985wooden-fl,b-cl,sax,el-b
James Blake11946tp
Jeremy Blake12005el-g
Jerry Blake351929-1942cl,as,vcl,arr,b-cl,ts,bar
Jerry Blake51949-1950p
Jimmy Blake1571936-1951tp,tb
Joan Blake31944-1956vcl
Joey Blake101989-2011vcl,b,backing-vcl,backup vcl,spoken word
John Blake761972-2012vln,strings,el-vln,p,arr,synt,el-p
John Blake, Jr.71996-2013vln
Johna Blake12011voice
Johnathan Blake592001-2019d,voice,tamb,hand-perc
Johnny Blake11932vcl
Jonathan Blake261996-2017d
Karen Blake31990-1994vcl,background vcl
Kenny Blake231985-2018as,ts,sop,sax,p,saxes
Lita Blake81982-1987vcl,vcl-arr,backing-vcl
Meredith Blake101939-1941vcl
Michael Blake521990-2018ts,sop,b-cl,cl,saxes,fl,sax,melodica,penny whistle,ghost-fl,as,toy keyboard,kalimba
Muna Blake22011-2014reading,voice
Naomi Blake12000saxes,fl
Norman Blake11974mando-cello,g,vcl
Oli Blake12019perc
Pat Blake31943-1944tp
Peter Blake11974keyboards
Ran Blake941959-2017p,comp,cond,arr,org,el-p
Richard Blake12009g,b
Ron Blake901993-2019ts,sop,fl,sax,tp,bar,as,flhrn,ar,cl,saxes
Ron Francis Blake12011tp
Russ Blake22001-2004Hawaiian steel-g
Russell Blake71980-2008el-b,b
Sandra Blake11998background vcl,vcl
Seamus Blake1401992-3028ts,sop,EWI,sax,g,vcl,saxes,windchimes
Sonny Blake21971-1989hca,vcl
Stephen Blake11987sop
Steve Blake61988-1995ts,as,saxes,wasp,prepared-p,reeds,sop,ss
Stewart Blake11951bar
Sue Blake21994vcl
Tchad Blake41996el-g,g-effects
Ted Blake11992b
Thomas Blake11948b
Tom Blake11929p
Tom Cat Blake11991g
Alejandro Blake Fearon21970b
Eric Blakeley11991g
Rubel Blakeley31944vcl
Sam Blakelock12017el-g
Faye Blakely11974vcl
George Blakely11986perc
Paul Blakely61927-1930ts,cl
John Blakeman11985tb,perc
Floyd Blakemore21938as
Jim Blakemore11997d
Jimmy Blakemore21995-1998d
Karen Blakemore61980-1997tp
Ken Blakemore21985-1995tb
Andrew Blakeney241924-1983tp,vcl
Jeanette Blakeney12013vcl
Don Blakeslee11959tu
Donald Blakeslee41969-1993tu
Jonathan Blakeslee12006b
Rob Blakeslee331984-2005tp,flhrn,cnt,perc,pocket-tp,shaker,shakers
Mike Blakesley81962-2007tb,vcl
Don Blakeson31964tp
Bruce Blakewell11983cl,vcl
Adam Blakey12017as,sop,fl
Art Blakey4021944-1995d,vcl,tymp,p,gong,chants,mc,interview,telegraph-d
Art Blakey, Jr.21976-1980cga,perc
Eveline Blakey11998vcl
Evelyn Blakey21967-1984vcl
Rubel Blakey141941-1945vcl
Wellington Blakey21964vcl
Jahdan Blakkamoore12011vcl
Bill Blakkestad51957-1962d
Roy Blakston41952-1954d
Karim Blal12012p
Evelyn Blalock11996vln
Natalie Blalock11997vcl
Misa Blam11986b
Misa "Michael" Blam301975-1999b,el-b,maestro shifter
David Blamires111992-1997tp,vcl,perc,mello,voice,recorder,melodica,g,vln,el-g
David Blamirez111984-1997vcl,voice,mello,vln,backing vcl
Daniel Blanc231983-2017as,fl
Georges Blanc181951-1958ts,cl,reeds,sax
Jacques Blanc11983fhr
Marc Blanc11969d,voice
Max Blanc401932-1943as,cl,fl,saxes
Mel Blanc11956vcl
Michel Blanc52002-2014d,perc,comp
Nathalie Blanc22009-2014vcl,comp
Pascal Blanc12019b
Pierre le Blanc11977bar,vln
Piet le Blanc11994bar
Ric Blanc31983tb
Rick Blanc41983-2007tb,b-tb,4
Yvonne Blanc111942-1950p
Chrystelle Blanc-Lanaute11997fl
Burt Blanca91959-1980g,bj,vcl
Marcello Blanca12001ts
Maria Blanca12019vcl
Tom Blancarte82006-2015b
Archie Blanch11948wbd
Guy Blanch12000saxes
Amaury Blanchard41982d
Edgar Blanchard91946-1988g,bj,b
Francis Blanchard11982vln
Harold Blanchard11944as
Hurley Blanchard91984-2000d
John Blanchard51952-1967d,marimba,perc
Kay Blanchard11981sop,cl
Pat Blanchard22008-2017tb
Patrice Blanchard61995-2011b,el-b
Pierre Blanchard231978-2017vln,viola,vcl
Terence Blanchard1051982-2017tp,synt-programming,p,comp,cond,flhrn,arr,synt,cello-arr
Will Blanchard11950fhr
Edgar Blanchard's Band 11953
Bill Blanche41915-1919bj
Marcel Blanche561952-1993d
Francis Dela Blancherie11997fretless-b
Boris Blanchet91996-2017ts,sop,sax
Richard Blanchet72009-2018tp
Francisco "Pancho" Blancheteau11954el-g
Jack Blanchett31932vln,g
Neville Blanchett31967-1969tp
Jack Blanchette1331929-1942g,vln
Giancarlo Blanchetti11987g
Olly Blanchflower71983-2008b,el-b
Jon Blanck52012-2018ts,arr
Norbert Blancke11959g,vcl
Stefaan Blancke32005-2014tb
Alonso Blanco12012p
Andy Blanco12006ts
Anthony Blanco11984d
Danny Blanco12008backing-vcl
Eduardo Blanco31999-2019tp
F. "Latino" Blanco12009bar
Francisco Blanco41991-2007bar,fl,b-cl
Francisco "Latino" Blanco12001fl,coros,as,bar
Jean Francois Blanco12004b,keyboards,g,scratches,programming
Jose "Grillo" Blanco11993vcl
Jose Manuel Blanco11997vcl
Leo Blanco51999-2016p,perc,el-p,synt
Marcello Blanco12000ts
Michael Blanco72006-2017b
Miguel Blanco12006arr
Mike Blanco31997-2005b
Moraima Blanco19999-0000coro
R. Blanco11994tu
Raul Blanco12014p
Steve Blanco22006-2008p
Kevin Blancq31995-2005tp,vcl
Bill Bland31996-2001vcl,perc
Bob Bland121945tb
Ed Bland51966-1969arr,cond,comp
Ernest "Ebongo" Bland22008-2010vcl,perc,cga,bgo
Geoff Bland381948-1986p
Jack Bland291924-1944g,bj,vcl
Leroy Bland21976tp
Michael Bland251990-2011d
Milton Bland11966p
Rod Bland21997unknown inst
Ron Bland81972-2014b,el-b
Shirley Bland21957wbd
Walter Bland12013keyboards,p
William Bland11988b-cl
Wilson T. Bland51987-1991tb
Tom Blandcarte12012b
Jacques Blandenier111977-2008tp
Olivia Blander12011cello
Neil Blandford22010-2013d,beats,bleats
Phil Blandford12007p
Quinn Blandford52002-2012d
Terry Blandford11986vcl
Walter Blanding641990-2018ts,cl,sop,saxes,arr,oboe,sax,reeds,as,shaker,vcl
Frankie Blandino12002console steel-g
Sally Blandon12017backing-vcl
Audrey Blane41934vcl
Charlie Blane11929vcl
Jimmy Blane11952tp
John Blane41982-2015b-tb,tb,tu
Ralph Blane21946vcl
Roger Blane12002g
Don Blaney51937-1938tb
Norah Blaney11926vcl
Paul Blaney221988-2008b
Carla Blank12007vln
Don Blank21959-1963p
I. Blank11956tp
Joe Blank11931cello,as
Nina Blank12016vcl
Ralph Blank21951-1957p
Rick Blank11985tb
Roger Blank211964-1992d,perc,log-d
Sammy Blank221920-1934tb
Sandro Blank12005as
Toto Blanke461970-1998g,el-g,vcl,bj,g-synt,synt,whistling,PPG-synt,bando
Harm Blanken11989ts
Jan Blanken11979tb
Bob Blankenship71988-2008d
Edwin Blankenstijn11996vln
Frans Blanker41992-2000as,ts,bar,sop
Andre Blankert21971g
Edwin Blankestein11993vln
Frans Blanket21975-1983vln
Svend Aage Blankholm21945-1968ts,strings
Svend Aage Blankholm11969fl
Pat Blanki12013org
Dan Blankinship32004-2011tp
Mark Blankinship12000perc
Pete Blannin591951-1979b
Mike Blanos41945-1946ts
Jean Blante11975keyboards
Floyd Blanton151954-1956b
Foy Blanton141954-1956p,b
Jake Blanton32000-2003g,b
Jimmy Blanton581939-1941b
Tyler Blanton42007-2013vib,comp,malletkat

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