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Elvin Jones, Dear John C. 

Charlie Mariano (as) Hank Jones or Roland Hanna (p) Richard Davis (b) Elvin Jones (d) recorded Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 23, 1965

Elvin Jones, Dear John C.

Charlie Mariano (as) Hank Jones or Roland Hanna (p) Richard Davis (b) Elvin Jones (d) recorded Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 23, 1965

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John Birks Gillespie.

John Birks Gillespie.

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Charles Mingus.

Charles Mingus.

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John Jenkins and Kenny Burrell.

John Jenkins and Kenny Burrell.

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Erroll Garner and Art Tatum at Birdland 1952. 

Credit: Marcel Fleiss

Erroll Garner and Art Tatum at Birdland 1952.

Credit: Marcel Fleiss

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John Coltrane. 

Credit: Michael Ochs archives / Getty Images.

John Coltrane.

Credit: Michael Ochs archives / Getty Images.

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Elvin Jones

Elvin Jones

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Miles Davis

Miles Davis

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Essential.

Essential.

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Bebop concert poster featuring legends Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis and Max Roach.

Bebop concert poster featuring legends Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis and Max Roach.