John Gilmore

John Gilmore

Also known as J. Gilmore, JG, John E. Gilmore, John Gilmour
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.jazzhouse.org/gone/lastpost2.php3?edit=920671464

Discography of John Gilmore:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Blowing In From Chicago 7 Audio 2003 Blue Note
2 New Steps 8 Audio 1978 Horo Records
3 Blowing In From Chicago 7 Audio 2003 Blue Note
4 Turning Point 7 Audio 1992 Improvising Artists Inc.
5 Blowing In From Chicago 6 Audio 1957 Blue Note
6 Turning Point 7 Audio 1975 Improvising Artists Inc.
7 Blowing In From Chicago 6 Audio Blue Note
8 Blowing In From Chicago 6 Audio 1990-12-26
9 Blowing In From Chicago 6 Audio 1983 Blue Note
10 Blowing In From Chicago 6 Audio 2010 Analogue Productions
11 Blowing In From Chicago 6 Audio Blue Note


American free jazz tenor saxophonist. Born September 28 (or October 29), 1931 in Summit, Mississippi. Died August 19 or 20, 1995 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Gilmore famously gave some saxophone lessons to [a=John Coltrane], but nevertheless choose to spend virtually his entire working life with [a=Sun Ra] and his Arkestra. Gilmore also occasionally played bass clarinet and percussion.


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