|Born||May 26, 1931|
|Donald Byrd, Sonny Stitt, Yusef Lateef, Red Garland, Ahmad Jamal|
Frank Gant (born May 26, 1931) is a jazz drummer.
Born in Detroit, Michigan, Gant recorded with Donald Byrd, Sonny Stitt, and extensively with Yusef Lateef in the late 1950s and then Red Garland before becoming a member of Ahmad Jamal's trio (1966-1976).
His first gigs were with Billy Mitchell and Pepper Adams, and after working with Little John Wilson and his Merry Men at the Madison Ballroom, including four days backing Billie Holiday, he went on to join Alvin Jackson's house band at the Blue Bird.
With Al Haig
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