Dameron, Tadd

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Dameron, Tadd Gender: M
Tadley Ewing Peake
born on 21 February 1917 at 11:15 (= 11:15 AM )
Place Cleveland, Ohio, 41n30, 81w42
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 02°29' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 01°22 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 05°01'

Tadd Dameron


American jazz musician, composer, arranger and pianist, he worked with the likes of Billy Eckstine, Dizzy Gillespie, and Count Basie.He began his career as a pianist and made a special name for himself by arranging for swing bands beginning in 1938 In 1947 he was named Best New Jazz Arranger by Esquire magazine. In 1956 he released his album "Mating Call" with John Coltrane.

He suffered from a drug addiction and was arrested in 1958; he spent the next two years in jail but resumed his musical career upon his release.

He died of cancer on March 8, 1965.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Byrd, Donald (born 9 December 1932)
  • associate relationship with Davis, Miles (born 26 May 1926)


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1956 (An album, "Mating Call")
  • Crime : Arrest 1958 (For drugs)

Source Notes

Steinbrecher has birth certificate in hand


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Cancer)
  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Abuse Drugs
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Cancer)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Composer, arranger)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Pianist, pianist)