Elvin Jones: In Memoriam
AAJ pays special tribute to the life and legacy of drummer Elvin Jones...
"I feel very, very gratified when people are complimentary to what I have done or appreciated it with sincerity... It makes me feel that maybe I did do something that was proper and that was right."
~ Elvin Jones
The heaviest cat I ever knew... no question. He was way beyond the musiche really knew the deal! What a life he lived and what he gave to the world!!
~ Dave Liebman (on Elvin Jones)
Articles & Links
A True Moment In Time
Remembering Elvin Jones
Elvin Jones: Legendary Drummer and Bandleader
Meeting Mr. Jones
Coda For Elvin: The Jazz Machine at The Regattabar
Happy 75th Birthday Elvin Jones!
Elvin Jones 2002 Interview
The Complete Blue Note Elvin Jones Sessions
Discuss Elvin Jones on the AAJ Bulletin Board