VIC DICKENSON

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A distinctive trombonist with a sly wit and the ability to sound as if he were playing underwater, Vic Dickenson was an asset to any session on which he appeared. He stated out in the 1920s and '30s playing in the Midwest. Associations with Blanche Calloway (1933-1936), Claude Hopkins (1936-1939), Benny Carter (1939), Count Basie (1940), Carter again (1941), and Frankie Newton (1941-1943) preceded a high-profile gig with Eddie Heywood's popular sextet (1943-1946); Dickenson also played and recorded with Sidney Bechet. From then on he was a freelancing soloist who spent time on the West Coast, Boston, and New York, appearing on many recordings (including some notable dates for Vanguard) and on the legendary Sound of Jazz telecast (1957). In the 1960s, Dickenson co-led the Saints and Sinners, toured with George Wein's Newport All-Stars, and worked regularly with Wild Bill Davison and Eddie Condon. During 1968-1970, he was in a read more...
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VIC DICKENSON Vic Dickenson Septet, Vol.I album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Vic Dickenson Septet, Vol.I
Dixieland 1953
VIC DICKENSON Vic Dickenson Septet Vol.II (aka Vic Dickenson Septet, Vol. 1) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Vic Dickenson Septet Vol.II (aka Vic Dickenson Septet, Vol. 1)
Dixieland 1953
VIC DICKENSON Vic Dickenson Septet, Vol. 3 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Vic Dickenson Septet, Vol. 3
Swing 1954
VIC DICKENSON Vic Dickenson Septet Volume 4 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Vic Dickenson Septet Volume 4
Swing 1954
VIC DICKENSON Skin Tight And Cymbal Wise! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Skin Tight And Cymbal Wise!
Swing 1958
VIC DICKENSON Mainstream (with Joe Thomas) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Mainstream (with Joe Thomas)
Swing 1958
VIC DICKENSON Showcase album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Showcase
Dixieland 1958
VIC DICKENSON Showcase Vol 2 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Showcase Vol 2
Dixieland 1958
VIC DICKENSON Victor album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Victor
Swing 1974
VIC DICKENSON Gentleman Of The Trombone album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Gentleman Of The Trombone
Swing 1975
VIC DICKENSON Ding Dong (aka Vic Dickenson's Quintet) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ding Dong (aka Vic Dickenson's Quintet)
Swing 1977
VIC DICKENSON Trombone Cholly album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Trombone Cholly
Swing 1978
VIC DICKENSON Just Friends - Featuring Red Richards And John Williams album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Just Friends - Featuring Red Richards And John Williams
Swing 1986
VIC DICKENSON Swing That Music album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Swing That Music
Swing 2002

VIC DICKENSON EPs & splits

VIC DICKENSON Slidin’ Swing album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Slidin’ Swing
Swing 1957

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VIC DICKENSON In Holland album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In Holland
Swing 1976
VIC DICKENSON Yacht Club Swing album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Yacht Club Swing
Swing 1985

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VIC DICKENSON Vic Dickenson Septet album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Vic Dickenson Septet
Swing 1972
VIC DICKENSON The Essential Vic Dickenson (aka The Vic Dickenson Showcase) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Essential Vic Dickenson (aka The Vic Dickenson Showcase)
Swing 1975
VIC DICKENSON Vic Dickenson-Buddy Tate All Stars : French Festival album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Vic Dickenson-Buddy Tate All Stars : French Festival
Swing 1979
VIC DICKENSON Gentleman of the Trombone album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Gentleman of the Trombone
Swing 1992
VIC DICKENSON Breaks, Blues & Boogies album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Breaks, Blues & Boogies
Swing 1997
VIC DICKENSON Septet 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Septet 1 & 2 & 3 & 4
Dixieland 2012

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