Date of Birth:
14 March 1933
Quincy Jones played in 2 movies in the Animation, Family, Fantasy, Music, Documentary genres.
Quincy Jones got succeed with average imdb rating 7.6.
Born in Chicago, African-American composer/musician Quincy Jones grew up in Seattle. An alumnus of both the Berklee School and Boston's Schillinger school of music, the 17-year-old Jones became a trumpeter/arranger for Dizzy Gillespie, then toured with Lionel Hampton before organizing his own band. From the late '50s through 1968, Jones held down executive posts at Barclay Records of Paris and Mercury Records of Hollywood. The first of Jones' jazz-dominated movie scores was for 1965'... Read more