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Don Alias

perc, 1939-2006 US, New York
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. Charles Donald Alias Sr. Charles Alias

American jazz percussionist and drummer. Born December 25th, 1939 in New York City - died March 29th, 2006 in New York City. He performed & recorded with Nina Simone, Miles Davis, Mongo Santa Maria, Tony Williams, Elvin Jones, Lou Rawls and Blood, Sweat & Tears.

  • Percussion
  • Drums
  • Congas
  • Backing Vocals
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • Pop
  • R&B/Soul
  • Electronic
Popular Tracks   
It's About That Time - Live At Carnegie Hall/1994 on Jazz Volume: Herbie Hancock by Herbie Hancock
Free Above Sea on Oneness by Jack DeJohnette
Jack In on Oneness by Jack DeJohnette
Welcome Blessing on Oneness by Jack DeJohnette
Priestesses Of The Mist on Oneness by Jack DeJohnette
From The Heart / C.M.A. on Oneness by Jack DeJohnette
Bill's Waltz on Bill's Waltz by Gene Perla, Elvin Jones & Don Alias
Yellow Stars in Heaven on Introducing Uri Caine: Shortlist by Uri Caine & Wolfgang Kläsener
Daybreak on Bill's Waltz by Gene Perla, Elvin Jones & Don Alias
Arthur Rainbow on Operanoïa by Various Artists

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Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
Herbie Hancock & The New Standard Allstars In JapanHerbie Hancock, Michael Brecker, John Scofield, Jack DeJohnette, Dave Holland, Don Alias2008Album
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