Julius Watkins

Born: 
10/10/1921
City: 
Detroit
Region: 
Michigan
Country: 
USA
Died: 
04/04/1977
Years Active: 
1940's-1970's
Genre(s): 
Instruments: 
French Horn

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Julius Watkins was an American jazz musician, and one of the first jazz French horn players. He won the Down Beat critics poll in 1960 and 1961 for "miscellaneous instrument" with French horn named as the instrument.

Discography

Released: 1956
Released: 1956
Released: 1956
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Released: 1976

Concerts

Event Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
Thelonious Monk Recording Session 11/13/1953 WOR Recording Studios NYC New York USA
Julius Watkins Recording Session 08/08/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Julius Watkins Recording Session 03/20/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Gigi Gryce Recording Session 10/22/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Fuller-Hawes Recording Session 05/18/1957 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Rouse-Watkins Recording Session 10/28/1957 Atlantic Recording Studios (1) NYC New York USA
Rouse-Watkins Recording Session 11/07/1957 Atlantic Recording Studios (1) NYC New York USA
Rouse-Watkins Recording Session 11/11/1957 Atlantic Recording Studios (1) NYC New York USA
Gil Evans Recording Session 04/09/1958 Manhattan Towers Studio NYC New York USA
Gil Evans Recording Session 05/02/1958 Manhattan Towers Studio NYC New York USA
Gil Evans Recording Session 05/21/1958 Manhattan Towers Studio NYC New York USA
Gil Evans Recording Session 05/26/1958 Manhattan Towers Studio NYC New York USA
Charlie Rouse-Julius Watkins Quartet 07/06/1958 Newport Jazz Festival (1) Newport Rhode Island USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 07/22/1958 Columbia 30th Street Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 07/29/1958 Columbia 30th Street Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 08/04/1958 Columbia 30th Street Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 08/18/1958 Columbia 30th Street Studios NYC New York USA
Art Farmer Recording Session 05/14/1959 Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Clark Terry Recording Session 11/19/1960 Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Benny Bailey Recording Session 11/25/1960 Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Les Spann Recording Session 12/08/1960 Plaza Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Les Spann Recording Session 12/16/1960 Plaza Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Phil Woods Recording Session 01/26/1961 Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Phil Woods Recording Session 02/10/1961 Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Jimmy Heath Recording Session 04/14/1961 Plaza Sound Studios NYC New York USA

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