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Jack DeJohnette

American jazz drummer, pianist, and composer

Jack DeJohnette

American jazz drummer, pianist, and composer
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birthday
9th
August, 1942
Birth Place
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Birth Sign
leo
Biography

Jack DeJohnette (born August 9, 1942) is an American jazz drummer, pianist, and composer.
An important figure of the fusion era of jazz, DeJohnette is one of the most influential jazz drummers of the 20th century, given his extensive work as leader and sideman for musicians including Charles Lloyd, Freddie Hubbard, Keith Jarrett, Bill Evans, John Abercrombie, Alice Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, Joe Henderson, Michael Brecker, Herbie Hancock and John Scofield. He was inducted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame in 2007.

instruments played
drums
melodica
percussion
Piano
Associated Acts

Miles Davis, Keith Jarrett, Bill Evans, Joe Henderson, Freddie Hubbard, Sonny Rollins, Charles Lloyd, Michael Brecker, John Abercrombie, McCoy Tyner, Pat Metheny, Herbie Hancock, Don Byron, Compost (band)

Genres

Jazz, jazz fusion, new-age

Labels

Milestone, Prestige, ECM, MCA, Blue Note, Columbia

Occupations

Musician, composer

Years Active

1961 present

Name

Jack DeJohnette

Nationality

United States of America

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