Oscar Moore Biography

American jazz guitarist (b. December 25, 1916 in Austin (USA) - d. October 8, 1981 in Las Vegas (USA). He was an integral part of the Nat King Cole Trio during 1937–1947. He also recorded with Lionel Hampton, Art Tatum (1941), the Capitol Jazzmen, and Lester Young. He played with his brother Johnny Moore (2) in the Johnny Moore's Three Blazers from 1947 to the mid-1950s.

For the drummer, see Oscar Moore (2).

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