Jon Hassell

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Birthday
22, 1937
Birthplace
Tennessee
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
22, 1937 (age 81)
Birthplace
Tennessee

About

An experimental trumpet player who has 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.

Associated With

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