Thaddeus Joseph Jones (March 28, 1923 – August 20, 1986) was an American jazz trumpeter, composer, and bandleader who has been called "one of the all-time greatest jazz trumpet soloists".
|Birth name||Thaddeus Joseph Jones|
|Born||March 28, 1923|
Pontiac, Michigan, U.S.
|Died||August 20, 1986 63) (aged|
|Occupation(s)||Musician, composer, arranger, bandleader|
|Instruments||Trumpet, cornet, flugelhorn|
|Labels||A&M, Blue Note, Debut|
|Associated acts||Count Basie, The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra, Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk|