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Donald Byrd

First Name: 
Donald
Last Name: 
Byrd
Skills/Instrument: 
Gender: 
m
Date of Birth: 
December 9, 1932 - February 4, 2013
Birthplace: 
Detroit, MI
Ethnicity:
African/African Descent
Region of Origin:
Midwest USA

Activities

sessions

Jackie McLean October 21, 1955 - Session
10/21/1955
Donald Byrd December 2, 1955 - Session
12/02/1955
Jackie McLean January 27, 1956 - Session
01/27/1956
Elmo Hope May 7, 1956 - Session
05/07/1956
Phil Woods June 15, 1956 - Session
06/15/1956
Gene Ammons July 13, 1956 - Session
07/13/1956
Jackie McLean July 13, 1956 - Session
07/13/1956
Jackie McLean July 20, 1956 - Session
07/20/1956
Paul Chambers September 21, 1956 - Session
09/21/1956
Hank Mobley November 25, 1956 - Session
11/25/1956
Jimmy Smith February 11, 1957 - Session
02/11/1957
Oscar Pettiford May 26, 1957 - Session
05/26/1957
Sonny Clark September 1, 1957 - Session
09/01/1957
Oscar Pettiford October, 1957 - Session
10/01/1957
Miles Davis late 1957 or early 1958 - Session
10/01/1957 - 03/31/1958
Red Garland November 15, 1957 - Session
11/15/1957
Art Blakey December 1957 - Session
12/01/1957
Red Garland December 13, 1957 - Session
12/13/1957
John Coltrane January 10, 1958 - Session
01/10/1958
Johnny Griffin February 25, 1958 - Session
02/25/1958
John Coltrane May 23, 1958 - Session
05/23/1958
Art Blakey November 9, 1958 - Session
11/09/1958
Donald Byrd December 21, 1958 - Session
12/21/1958
Jackie McLean January 18, 1959 - Session
01/18/1959
Art Blakey March 29, 1959 - Session
03/29/1959
Lionel Hampton April 13, 1959 - Session
04/13/1959
Jackie McLean May 2, 1959 - Session
05/02/1959
Donald Byrd October 4, 1959 - Session
10/04/1959
Donald Byrd January 17, 1960 - Session
01/17/1960
Donald Byrd January 25, 1960 - Session
01/25/1960
Donald Byrd July 10, 1960 - Session
07/10/1960
Jackie McLean February 11, 1963 - Session
02/11/1963
Dexter Gordon June 2, 1964 - Session
06/02/1964
Cal Tjader November 19, 1964 - Session
11/19/1964
Cal Tjader November 23, 1964 - Session
11/23/1964
Donald Byrd May 15, 1970 - Session
05/15/1970

tracks (personnel variances from session for individual track)

Issue Leader

At Newport - issue-leader
Byrd in Flight - issue-leader
Electric Byrd - issue-leader
Fuego - issue-leader
Jazz in Transition - issue-leader
Off to the Races - issue-leader

Lyrics and/or Music

Amen - Song
Bup-a-Loup - Song
Carol - Song
Cecile - Song
Down Tempo - Song
Dusty Foot - Song
Essence - Song
Estavanico - Song
Fuego - Song
Funky Mama - Song
Ghana - Song
Hank's Tune - Song
Kerplunk - Song
Kimyas - Song
Lament - Song
Lex - Song
Little T - Song
Lorraine - Song
Low Life - Song
Marney - Song
Omicron - Song
Soulful Kiddy - Song
Sudwest Funk - Song
Tanya - Song
The Dude - Song
Tippin' - Song
We Six - Song