| 1950s in jazz|| 1950 in music|
| 1949 in jazz – 1951 in jazz|Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool
Stan Kenton: Presents
Ralph Sutton: Ralph Sutton
Lennie Tristano: Wow
Stan Getz: Quartets
Al Jolson, American singer, comedian and actor
Al Killian, American jazz trumpet player and occasional bandleader
Alvin Burroughs, American swing jazz drummer
Chelsea Quealey, American jazz trumpeter.
Fats Navarro, American jazz trumpet player.
Leo Watson, American jazz vocalese singer, drummer, trombonist and tipple player
Ray Perry, American jazz violinist and saxophonist.
1950 in jazz Wikipedia
This is a timeline documenting events of Jazz in the year 1950.