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 (jăz′măn′, -mən)
A jazz musician or composer.


n, pl jazzmen
(Jazz) a male musician who plays jazz


(ˈdʒæzˌmæn, -mən)

n., pl. -men (-ˌmɛn, -mən)
a musician who plays jazz.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jazzman - a musician who plays or composes jazz musicjazzman - a musician who plays or composes jazz music
instrumentalist, musician, player - someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
syncopator - a musician who plays syncopated jazz music (usually in a dance band); "they called themselves the Dixie Syncopators"
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Accompagnes des membres de la troupe gnawa de Hamid El Kasri et du bassiste mauricien, Linley Marthe, le maallem et le jazzman se sont livres a une sorte de concours musical implicite entre jazzmen et gnawa dans une harmonie parfaite ou l'un ou l'autre des deux styles etaient mis en avant selon le morceau.
The sweetest clarinet you're ever likely to hear comes from New York jazzman Ken Peplowski, a veteran of the Benny Goodman orchestra and, happily for us, a frequent visitor to Eugene.
JAZZMAN Soweto Kinch will be tuning up in Birmingham city centre tomorrow as he prepares for a special event beneath Hockley flyover next month.
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Jazzman Digby Fairweather enjoys a charity pint named in his honour.
Fellow jazzman Jamie Cullum was moved to say of Teal: "Clare has a timeless sound to her voice and classic touch and sound to her own songwriting.
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The Yorkshire trainer's fifth runner at the course came good in some style under a confident ride from Ted Durcan, who tracked the pace set by Zippi Jazzman before pushing him clear inside the final furlong to beat the rallying front-runner.
The flamboyant jazzman continued to perform even after collapsing on stage during a concert with his band Digby Fairweather's Half Dozen in January.
Like a jazzman hears notes in his head, Snyder maps out how to speak.
According to jazzman Wynton Marsalis, "The soul gives us resilience--an essential quality since we constantly have to rebound from hardship.
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