The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra was a jazz big band formed by trumpeter Thad Jones and drummer Mel Lewis in New York in The band. Presenting Thad Jones/Mel Lewis & The Jazz Orchestra is a big band jazz album recorded by the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra and released on. Near the end of , harmonically advanced trumpeter/cornetist Thad Jones organized a big band with drummer Mel Lewis that from February onward.
Discover Thad Jones / Mel Lewis Orchestra's full discography. The Jazz Orchestra, Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Big Band, Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra. Discover Thad Jones & Mel Lewis's full discography. Shop new and used Vinyl Big Band with Co-Leaders Thad Jones and Mel Lewis. Members: Al Porcino. In , Thad Jones moved to Denmark but the band continued as Mel Lewis and The Jazz Orchestra. In addition to the masterpieces by Thad, they actively.
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