Jutta Hipp

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Birthday
4, 1925
Birthplace
Leipzig, Germany
Death Date
Apr 7, 2003 (78)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
4, 1925
Birthplace
Leipzig, Germany
Death Date
Apr 7, 2003 (78)

About

Bebop and cool-jazz artist who was also a skilled painter, often depicting fellow jazz musicians in her portraits.

Before Fame

She fled Communist-occupied East Germany for West Germany after World War II, where she collaborated with bandleader Hans Koller.

Trivia

She recorded a studio album with jazz saxophonist Zoot Sims in 1956, which became a coveted collector's item.

Family Life

She withdrew from the music industry after a while and never married or had any children.

Associated With

She was sponsored by Horace Silver.