Jon Jang

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Birthday
11, 1954
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
11, 1954 (age 64)
Birthplace
California

About

Jazz artist who was an influential member of the Asian-American jazz movement. He was known for combining jazz and Asian music.

Before Fame

He obtained a B.M. degree in music performance from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music in 1978.

Trivia

His group the Jon Jang Sextet performed at the 1997 Beijing Jazz Festival.

Family Life

He was born of Chinese ancestry.

Associated With

He collaborated with many famous jazz artists, including Max Roach.