Jon Hassell

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Birthday
22, 1937
Birthplace
Tennessee
DEATH DATE
Jun 26, 2021 (84)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
22, 1937
Birthplace
Tennessee
DEATH DATE
Jun 26, 2021 (84)

About

Experimental trumpet player who dabbled in electronic distortion and influenced world music.

Before Fame

He earned a Master's degree from the Eastman School of Music in New York.

Trivia

He studied under Pandit Pran Nath in India and imitated the singer's style in his trumpet playing.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Memphis. His final days were spent with family and loved ones.

Associated With

He collaborated with Brian Eno on the album Fourth World, Vol. 1: Possible Musics.