Johnny Frigo



Johnny Frigo

Rating
Active
1940 to 2010
Born
December 27, 1916
Died
July 4, 2007
Location
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Biography
Johnny Frigo (December 27, 1916 - July 4, 2007) was an American jazz violinist and bassist. His son, Derek John Frigo, was the lead guitarist for the rock band Enuff Z'nuff. Derek Frigo died of a drug overdose on May 28, 2004. Johnny Frigo died at age 90 of complications from a fall. He had been battling cancer according to some reports of his death. Biography: Frigo was born in Chicago, Illinois, and studied violin for only three years beginning at age 7. In high school he started to play double bass in dance orchestras, and would continue his career as a bassist for several decades.

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Hot Club of 52nd Street

Hot Club of 52nd Street

Michael Moore July 23, 2004

9 Tracks

Live From Studio A in New York City

Live From Studio A in New York City

John Pizzarelli

14 Tracks

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