Jelly Roll Morton

Jelly Roll Morton

American pianist, bandleader and composer, often considered as the first true composer of jazz music.Born 20/09/1885 or 20/10/1890 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Died 10/07/1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA.Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 (Early Influence). ...more

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