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Buster Williams

Buster Williams is a prodigious artist whose playing knows no limits. He has played, recorded and collaborated with jazz giants such as Art Blakey, Betty Carter, Carmen McRae, Chet Baker, Chick Corea, Dexter Gordon, Jimmy Heath, Branford Marsalis, Wynton Marsalis, Gene Ammons, Sonny Stitt, Herbie Hancock, Larry Coryell, Lee Konitz, McCoy Tyner, Illinois Jacquet, Nancy Wilson, Elvin Jones, Miles Davis, the Jazz Crusaders, Ron Carter, Woody Shaw, Sarah Vaughan, Benny Golson, Mary Lou Williams, Hank Jones, Lee Morgan, Jimmy Rowles, Hampton Hawes, Cedar Walton, Bobby Hutcherson, Billy Taylor, Sonny Rollins, Count Basie, Errol Garner, Kenny Barron, Charlie Rouse, Dakota Staton, Kenny Dorham, Freddie Hubbard, etc. to name a few.

Mr. Williams has recorded soundtracks for movies including Les Choix des Armes; McKenna's Gold with Gregory Peck; David Lynch's, Twin Peaks “ Fire Walk With Me”; Spike Lee's, “Clockers” etc. Television commercials include, Coca-Cola; Old Spice; Tott's Champagne; Prudential Insurance; Chemical Bank; Alpo Dog Food; HBO; Budweiser Beer; etc. TV shows include an appearance on the Johnny Carson “ Tonight Show' with Errol Garner; the Jay Leno “Tonight Show” where he performed five of his original compositions with the Branford Marsalis Tonight Show Band. Other television shows include: Sesame Street with Joe Williams; A&E (Arts and Entertainment) with Bill Cosby; The Joan Rivers Show with Bill Cosby; The Andy Williams Show with Nancy Wilson; the Joey Bishop Show; the Grammy Awards with Herbie Hancock, Tony Williams and Bobby McFerrin; the Mike Douglas Show; the Today Show; etc.

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April 17, 2018

Jazz Musician of the Day: Buster Williams

April 17, 2017

Jazz Musician of the Day: Buster Williams

February 21, 2011

Jazz Bassist Buster Williams Performing at Iron Horse Music Hall in...

January 28, 2011

Remembering The Miles Davis Classic "Kind Of Blue" Jimmy Cobb’s So...

September 03, 2010

Buster Williams & Jeff Lorber Interviews

July 08, 2010

Buster Williams Presents Flamenco Jazz Project at Iridium Jazz Club...

May 13, 2010

Buster Williams "Something More" Trio at the Philadelphia Museum of Art...

September 28, 2008

Buster Williams' "Something More" Quartet at Smoke on October 2-4

June 01, 2008

New Buster Williams Live Album Available for Download

April 15, 2008

Buster Williams Quartet at Cachaca Jazz Club, May 16-18, 2008

September 13, 2007

Buster Williams Appears on "Sarah Vaughan: Live in '58 & '64" DVD

February 27, 2007

Buster Williams "Something More" Quartet Saturday, March 3rd 8:00 PM...

October 18, 2006

Buster Williams Quartet "Something More" at Smoke Fri & Sat, October 20...

October 18, 2006

Buster Williams Quartet Performs at Smoke, 10/20-10/21/06

October 05, 2006

Buster Williams Featured at Harlem Speaks Thursday, October 12th ...

June 22, 2006

Buster Williams' "Something More" Quintet at Sweet Rhythm June 23-June...

June 14, 2006

Buster Williams' "Something More" Quintet at Sweet Rhythm June 23-June...

May 01, 2006

Buster Williams Performs at Smoke, 5/26-5/27/06

February 24, 2006

Buster Williams Performs at Blues Alley in Washington, D.C., March 14-19

February 12, 2006

Buster Williams Performs at the Iridium Jazz Club, 3/2-3/5/06

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Discography

Audacity

Audacity

Smoke Sessions Records
2018

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Live Volume 1

Live Volume 1

Buster Williams Productions
2008

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Griot Libert

Griot Libert

HighNote Records
2005

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Griot Libert

Griot Libert

HighNote Records
2004

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Pinnacle

32 Records
1999

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