Slam Stewart

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Birthday
21, 1914
Birthplace
Englewood, NJ
Death Date
Dec 10, 1987 (73)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
21, 1914
Birthplace
Englewood, NJ
Death Date
Dec 10, 1987 (73)

About

Jazz bassist known for his ability to bow the bass and sing or hum an octave higher.

Before Fame

He attended the Boston Conservatory where he heard Ray Perry sing along with his violin.

Trivia

He helped record bebop classics like "Groovin' High" and "Dizzy Atmosphere."

Family Life

He was born in Englewood, New Jersey.

Associated With

Stewart collaborated with Coleman Hawkins.