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© Miroslav Jurčeka (1989-2021)
BYAS Don
(sax)

Personal Data:

Born: 21.10.1912 (Muskogee, USA, as Carlos Wesley Byas)
Died: 24.08.1972

Albums Discography:

#TitleRelease DateLabelTypeUKUSA
1.A Tribute to Cannonball
& Bud Powell
1962
2.Midnight At Minton's30.03.1999
3.Melody Swing 1941-4501.06.1999
4.Featuring the Mary Lou Williams Trio07.06.1999
5.Feat Sir Charles Thompson06.02.2001
6.Complete American Small Group Recordings29.10.2002Definitive Classics
7.Complete 1946-51 European Small Group Master Takes26.11.2002Definitive Classics
8.1951-195221.10.2003Classics
9.195216.11.2004Classic Compact Disc
10.1952-195321.03.2006Classics Fr
11.Stardust13.06.2006
12.Don Byas25.11.2008B.D. Jazz
13.Best of Byas 1938-194906.01.2009Acrobat
14.Complete 1946-1954 Paris Recordings13.11.2012Solid Jazz
15.The Don Byas Collection: 1939-6111.03.2014Acrobat Music
16.Timme's Treasures
& Inez Cavanaugh & Vic Dickenson & Erroll Garner & John Levy
05.02.2016Storyville
17.Meets the Jacob Brothers: Groovin' High17.03.2017

Press References:

Melody Maker
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19794127.10.197944Jazz Albumsalbum review