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Jones in 1976
|Birth name||Elvin Ray Jones|
|Born||September 9, 1927|
Pontiac, Michigan, U.S.
|Died||May 18, 2004 (aged 76)|
Englewood, New Jersey
From 1960 to 1966, he was a member of the John Coltrane quartet. His brothers Hank Jones and Thad Jones were also jazz musicians with whom he recorded. He was added into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame in 1995.
References[change | change source]
- Yanow, Scott. "Elvin Jones". AllMusic. Retrieved 2011-10-19.
- "Modern Drummer's Readers Poll Archive, 1979–2014". Modern Drummer. Retrieved August 10, 2015.