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1956

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Newport Jazz Festival, Freebody Park July 5, 1956 Count Basie Charlie Mingus Sarah Vaughan        
Newport Jazz Festival, Freebody Park July 6, 1956 Louis Armstrong Dave Brubeck Miles Davis        
Newport Jazz Festival, Freebody Park July 7, 1956 Duke Ellington Cat Anderson Harry Carney        

 

Newport Jazz Festival Lineup 1956

 

THURSDAY, JULY 5TH -

Count Basie

Joe Benjamin

Frank Foster

Roy Haynes

Percy Heath

Jutta Hip

Milt Jackson

Jimmy Jones

Connie Kay

John Lewis

Charlie Mingus

Modern Jazz Quartet

Joe Newman

Toshiko

Sarah Vaughan

Frank Wess

Joe Williams

 

FRIDAY, JULY 6TH -

Louis Armstrong

Art Blakey

Dave Brubeck

Donald Byrd

Buck Clayton

Eddie Condon

Bill Davidson

Miles Davis

Paul Desmond

Ella Fitzgerald

Bud Freeman

Emond Hall

Peanuts Hucko

Jazz Messengers

Kai Winding and J.J. Johnson

Billie Kyle

Cliff Leeman

Lou Megarity

Velma Middleton

Trummy Young

 

SATURDAY, JULY 7TH -

Duke Ellington

Cat Anderson

Harry Carney

Buddy Collette

Paul Gonsalves

Friedrich Gulda

Chico Hamilton

Jimmy Hamilton

Johnny Hodges

Jo Jones

Anita O'day

Russell Procope

Art Tatum

Clark Terry

Teddy Wilson Trio 

Program and festival lineup courtesy of http://newportjazzfest.net/

 

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