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Jazz Musician of the Day: Jimmy Giuffre

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All About Jazz is celebrating Jimmy Giuffre's birthday today!

Reedman and composer Jimmy Giuffre was born in Dallas, TX. He started his musical education at age 9 learning the clarinet and within few years he was proficient enough to give solo clarinet recitals at local functions. After high school he attended North Texas State University receiving a B. A. in music. During his college years he played in local bands... Read more.

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