Slam Stewart

Born: 
09/21/1914
City: 
Englewood
Region: 
New Jersey
Country: 
USA
Died: 
12/10/1987
Years Active: 
1930's-1980's
Genre(s): 
Instruments: 
Bass, Violin, Vocals
Image Credit: 
William P. Gottlieb/Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress.

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Leroy Eliot "Slam" Stewart was an American jazz bass player whose trademark style was his ability to bow the bass (arco) and simultaneously hum or sing an octave higher. He was originally a violin player before switching to bass at the age of 20.

Discography

Released: 1991

Concerts

Event Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
Lucky Millinder Orchestra 10/25/1946 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Lucky Millinder Orchestra 10/26/1946 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Lucky Millinder Orchestra 10/27/1946 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Lucky Millinder Orchestra 10/28/1946 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Lucky Millinder Orchestra 10/29/1946 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Lucky Millinder Orchestra 10/30/1946 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Lucky Millinder Orchestra 10/31/1946 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Slam Stewart 11/15/1946 Victory Supper Club Detroit Michigan USA
Slam Stewart 11/16/1946 Victory Supper Club Detroit Michigan USA
Slam Stewart 11/17/1946 Victory Supper Club Detroit Michigan USA
Slam Stewart 11/18/1946 Victory Supper Club Detroit Michigan USA
Slam Stewart 11/19/1946 Victory Supper Club Detroit Michigan USA
Slam Stewart 11/20/1946 Victory Supper Club Detroit Michigan USA
Slam Stewart 11/21/1946 Victory Supper Club Detroit Michigan USA
Nellie Lutcher / Snooky Young 06/24/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Nellie Lutcher / Snooky Young 06/25/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Nellie Lutcher / Snooky Young 06/26/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Nellie Lutcher / Snooky Young 06/27/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Nellie Lutcher / Snooky Young 06/28/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Nellie Lutcher / Snooky Young 06/29/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Nellie Lutcher / Snooky Young 06/30/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Dinah Washington 08/05/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Dinah Washington 08/06/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Dinah Washington 08/07/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA
Dinah Washington 08/08/1949 Flame Show Bar Detroit Michigan USA

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