Terry Gibbs (born Julius Gubenko, October 13, 1924) is an American jazz vibraphonist and band leader. He has performed or recorded with Tommy Dorsey, Chubby Jackson, Buddy Rich, Woody Herman, Benny Goodman, Alice Coltrane, Louie Bellson, Charlie Shavers, Mel Tormé, Buddy DeFranco, and others. Gibbs also worked in film and TV studios in Los Angeles. In the 1950–1951 season, Gibbs was a popular guest on Star Time on the DuMont Television Network.
Terry Gibbs (born Julius Gubenko on 13 October 1924) is an american jazz vibraphonist and band leader. He has performed and/or recorded with Tommy Dorsey, Chubby Jackson, Buddy Rich, Woody Herman, Benny Goodman, Louie Bellson, Charlie Shavers, Mel Torme, Buddy DeFranco and others. Gibbs also worked in the film and TV studios in Los Angeles. He, as an instrumentalist, and his big band, The Dream Band, have won prestigious polls, such as those of downbeat and Metronome.
TERRY GIBBS is a big band, latin jazz, cool jazz bop music artist. Terry Gibbs began his career at the age of 12 after winning the Major Bowes Amateur Hour Contest and subsequently began touring professionally. He spent many years as a drummer and percussionist playing gigs until his affinity for bebop motivated him to turn down a scholarship to Julliard as a timpanist and return to the vibes.
Shaine Une Zees (Pretty & Sweet) (6:26) Nyah Shere (New Dance) (4:11). A klezmer band quickly transitions out of a vibe-based jazz quartet.
Terry Gibbs discography. From Me to You: A Tribute to Lionel Hampton. Music from Cole Porter's Can Can (Remastered). The Exciting Terry Gibbs Big Band + Swing Is Here.