Bryce Rohde

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Birthday
12, 1923
Birthplace
Australia
Death Date
Jan 26, 2016 (92)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
12, 1923
Birthplace
Australia
Death Date
Jan 26, 2016 (92)

About

Drew his inspiration from esteemed jazz theorist George Russell. His style was described as defined and alluring.

Before Fame

He played jazz in Adelaide, South Australia's capital city, before moving to Canada in 1953.

Trivia

He founded the Australian Jazz Quartet/Quintet with two other Australians and one American after he moved to Canada.

Family Life

He was raised in Hobart, Tasmania, and never lost his allegiance to his native land, even after moving halfway around the world.

Associated With

He performed with many jazz legends, including John Coltrane, Billie Holiday, Miles Davis, and Count Basie.