Rex Stewart (Trumpet Player) – Bio, Birthday, Family, Age & Born
Rex Stewart

Rex William Stewart Jr. was an American jazz cornetist who was a member of the Duke Ellington orchestra.

Birth name: Rex William Stewart Jr.
Born: February 22, 1907, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died: September 7, 1967, Los Angels, California
Genres: Jazz
Occupation(s): Musician
Instruments: Cornet
Years active: 1920sā€“1966
Associated acts: Duke Ellington
IMDb: Rex Stewart’s IMDb

About Rex Stewart

Known for his performances with and compositions written for the Duke Ellington Orchestra.

Before Fame

He collaborated with a few New York musicians before joining Ellington’s orchestra.


He wrote for many print outlets like Down Beat and Playboy.

Family Life

He raised two sons and two daughters.


Both Stewart and Jan Johansson were invited to tour with the Jazz at the Philharmonic.

Information related to Rex Stewart

  • Swing cornetists
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  • American jazz cornetists
  • Swing trumpeters
  • Riverside Records artists
  • Duke Ellington Orchestra members
  • RCA Victor artists
  • Musicians from Philadelphia

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Latest information about Rex Stewart updated on September 06, 2020.

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