Encyclopedia > Tony Williams

  Article Content

Tony Williams

Tony Williams (December 12, 1945 - February 23, 1997) was an American jazz drummer. His band, Lifetime, is considered a pioneer in the fusion movement, a combination of rock music and jazz. He had early fame at age 17 with Miles Davis and was the "spark" that ignited some of Miles' best post bop in the 1960's. He lived and taught in the San Francisco Bay Area until his death.

External links

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article

... the large numbers of men fighting overseas. At war's end, women were expected to return to their traditional roles as housewives and mothers. The men returned from ...

This page was created in 33.7 ms