Jimmy Heath and trombonist J.J. Johnson 1953

Jimmy Heath and trombonist J.J. Johnson during a recording session at Wor Studios for a Miles Davis album 1953

Jimmy Heath and trombonist J.J. Johnson during

a recording session at Wor Studios for a Miles Davis album 1953

Photo Francis Wolff

Miles Davis – Blue Note Vol. 2 – 1953

J.J. Johnson and Clifford Brown 1953

J.J. Johnson and Clifford Brown during a rehearsal for Johnson’s The Eminent J. J. Johnson session of June 22 1953 (photo by Francis Wolff)

J.J. Johnson and Clifford Brown during a rehearsal for Johnson’s The Eminent J. J. Johnson session of June 22 1953

Photo Francis Wolff

J.J.Johnson – The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, Vol. 1 & 2 – 1953

J. J. Johnson – 1955

J. J. Johnson

(Hank Mobley in background) Johnson’s Quintet session,

Hackensack, NJ, June 6, 1955

Photo Francis Wolff

J.J. JOHNSON, HACKENSACK, NJ, 1955

J.J. Johnson 1958,

J.J. Johnson 1958,

Jazz trombonist J.J. Johnson, saxophonist Jimmy Heath, and trumpeter Clifford Brown during a recording session for the J.J. Johnson Sextet at Wor Studios in New York City 1958

Photo Francis Wolff

J.J. Johnson With Cliford Brown WOR Studios, NYC, June 22, 1953