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Fillius Jazz Archive

Monk Rowe
The Joe Williams Director
315-859-4071

The Milton and Nelma Fillius
Jazz Archive
Hamilton College
198 College Hill Road
Clinton, NY 13323

Interviews to Date (by instrument)

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The transcripts and audio tracks from the oral history interviews are accessible from the library website. Click on a link below to access a specific interview.

 

ARRANGERS, COMPOSERS, AUTHORS, ETC.

Michael Abene
Manny Albam
Steve Allen
George Avakian
Jean Bach
Carol Bash
Iola Brubeck (Mrs. Dave)
John Budd
James Lincoln Collier
Ray Conniff
Burrill Crohn
Helen Oakley Dance
Stanley Dance
Mat Domber
Joel Dorn
Milt Fillius Jr.
Ira Gitler
Leslie Gourse
Jackie Harris
Skitch Henderson
Nat Hentoff
Mona Hinton (Mrs. Milt)
Bill Holman
Phoebe Jacobs
Leslie Johnson
Stanley Kay
Orrin Keepnews
Bob Kinkel
Ruth Lion (Mrs. Alfred)
John Levy
Chuck Mancuso
Howard Mandel
Dan Morgenstern
Albert Murray
J. Leo Rayhill
Dave Rivello
Phil Schaap
Maria Schneider
Peter Vacher
George Wein
Jillean Williams (Mrs. Joe)
Don Wolff


BANJO

Béla Fleck
Donn Andre


BASS

Keter Betts
Walter Booker
Ray Brown (audio only)
Ron Carter
Bob Cranshaw
Bill Crow
Ray Drummond
Phil Flanigan
Steve Gilmore
Henry Grimes
Bob Haggart
John Heard
Milt Hinton
Chubby Jackson
Kristen Korb
John Lamb
Jay Leonhart
Jack Lesberg
Jimmy Lewis
Bob Magnusson
Earl May
Christian McBride
Michael Moore
Nicki Parrott
Mitchell Player
Rufus Reid
Larry Ridley
Genevieve Rose
Frank Tate
Buster Williams


CLARINET

Evan Christopher
Kenny Davern* (Pt. 2)
Buddy DeFranco
Bob Gordon
Eiji Kitamura
Abe Most
Joe Muranyi
Ken Peplowski (& saxophone)
Allen Vache
Bob Wilber (& saxophone)
Sol Yaged


DRUMS

Rashied Ali
Don Alias
Carl Allen
Eddie Alley
Joe Ascione
Louie Bellson
Frank Capp
Greg Caputo
Terri Lyne Carrington
Jimmy Cobb
Panama Francis
Chico Hamilton
Jake Hanna
Louis Hayes
Ralph Humphrey
Sonny Igoe
Duffy Jackson
Vince Lateano
Eddie Locke
Sherri Maricle
Eddie Marshall
Roy McCurdy
Butch Miles
Adam Nussbaum
Bernard Purdie
Alvin Queen
Mickey Roker
Bob Rosengarden
Ed Shaughnessy* (Pt. 2)
Dick Sherman
Hal Smith
Earl Watkins
Jackie Williams
Jimmy Wormworth

FLUTE

Holly Hofmann
Kent Jordan
Sam Most (clarinet & tenor)
Dave Valentin
Frank Wess (& tenor)


GUITAR

John Abercrombie
Howard Alden
Billy Bauer
Gene Bertoncini
Carmen Caramanica
James Chirillo
Cal Collins
Herb Ellis* (Pt. 2)
Marty Grosz
Henry Johnson
Lou Pallo
Bucky Pizzarelli* (Pt. 2)
John Pizzarelli Jr.
Ann Rabson


PIANO

Toshiko Akiyoshi
Steve Allen
Shelly Berg
Warren Bernhardt
Joanne Brackeen
Dave Brubeck
Ray Bryant
John Bunch
Joe Bushkin
Bill Charlap
Jeannie Cheatham
Bill Dobbins
Dave Frishberg
Onaje Allan Gumbs
Herbie Hancock
Roland Hanna
Dick Hyman* (Pt. 2)
Keith Ingham
Jon Jang
Jane Jarvis
Pete Jolly
Dick Katz
Roger Kellaway
Bob Kinkel
Roy Kral
Tom Lellis
Pete Levin
Harold Mabern
Junior Mance* (Pt. 2)
Gap Mangione
Dave McKenna
Marian McPartland
Jay McShann
Rick Montalbano
Marty Napoleon
Oscar Peterson
George Shearing
Ray Sherman
Norman Simmons* (Pt. 2)
Derek Smith
Paul Smith
Frank Strazzeri
Ralph Sutton
Billy Taylor
Al Tinney
Ross Tompkins
Johnny Varro
Dan Wall
Jon Weber
Gerald Wiggins
Mike Wofford
Richard Wyands
Denny Zeitlin


SAXOPHONE

Eric Alexander
Harry Allen
Tom Baker
Jane Ira Bloom
Nick Brignola
Buddy Colette
Charles Davis
Jerry Dodgion
Frank Foster* (Pt. 2)
Chico Freeman
Al Gallodoro* (Pt. 2)
Jim Galloway
Scott Hamilton
Bob Hardaway
Red Holloway
Javon Jackson
Jerry Jerome
Plas Johnson
Bruce Johnstone
Kidd Jordan
Sam Kininger
Ralph LaLama
John LaPorta
Carmen Leggio
Charles McPherson
Don Menza
Bobby Militello
Billy Mitchell
James Moody
Lanny Morgan 
Sam Most
David Murray
Tommy Newsom
Harold Ousley
Dave Pell
Houston Person* (Pt. 2)
Flip Phillips
Vi Redd
Jerome Richardson
Scott Robinson
Ray Shiner
Gary Smulyan
Fred Staton
Lew Tabackin
Buddy Tate
Joe Temperley
Norris Turney
Benny Waters
Bobby Watson
Ernie Watts
Frank Wess
Steve Wilson
Phil Woods

TUBA

Vince Giordano
Bob Stewart


TROMBONE

Wayne Andre
Arthur Baron
Dan Barrett
Eddie Bert
Jimmy Cheatham
Buster Cooper
Wycliffe Gordon
Urbie Green
Al Grey
Slide Hampton
Bob Havens
Bill Hughes
George Masso
Phil Mead
Grover Mitchell
Benny Powell* (Pt. 2)
Alan Raph
Roswell Rudd
Bill Watrous
Spiegle Willcox


TRUMPET

Nat Adderley
Bill Berry
John Best
Wendell Brunious* (Pt. 2)
Conte Candoli
Pete Candoli
Doc Cheatham
Jim Cullum
Rusty Dedrick
Peter Ecklund
Harry “Sweets” Edison
Derrick Gardner
Bobby Johnson Jr.
Jon Erik Kellso
Clyde Kerr Jr.
Joe Magnarelli
Joey Morant
Sam Noto
Jimmy Owens
Jack Palmer
Ed Polcer
Dave Robinson
Randy Sandke
Bob Schulz
Jack Sheldon
Lew Soloff
Byron Stripling
Clark Terry
Warren Vache
Joe Wilder* (Pt. 2)
Gerald Wilson


VIBRAPHONE

Peter Appleyard
Terry Gibbs
Lionel Hampton

VIOLIN

Claude “Fiddler” Williams


VOCALISTS

Germaine Bazzle
Ruth Brisbane
Ruth Brown
Jackie Cain
Jeannie Cheatham
Jon Hendricks* (Pt. 2)
Joanne “Pug” Horton (Wilber)
Etta Jones
Sheila Jordan
Rebecca Kilgore
Roy Kral
Tom Lellis
Jane Monheit
Nicki Parrott
Ann Rabson
Dianne Reeves
Annie Ross
Joe Williams
Nancy Wilson
Jimmy Witherspoon
Snooky Young

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