Billy Higgins

Oct 11, 1936


One of the co-founders of Ornette Coleman's revolutionary free jazz movement, jazz drummer Billy Higgins worked with some of the biggest names, including Sonny Rollins, John Coltrane, and Dexter Gordon.

Born in Los Angeles in October 1936, Higgins, an extremely adaptable drummer who began banging the skins as a child, became one of the jazz… More


Billy Higgins Videos

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The Perfect Man
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Round Midnight
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Children On Their Birthdays
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