Some skunk funk

Randy Brecker (performer), Michael Brecker (performer), Jim Beard (performer)
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Some skunk funk
Randy Brecker  (trompet) Michael Brecker 1949-2007 (saxofoon) Jim Beard  (piano;keyboards) Will Lee Peter Erskine  (drums) Marcio Doctor  (percussie) WDR Big Band Köln  (big band)
BHM, 2012 | Other editions
1 dvd-video + bonus-cd
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About Randy Brecker

Randal Edward Brecker (born November 27, 1945) is an American trumpeter, flugelhornist, and composer. His versatility has made him a popular studio musician who has recorded with acts in jazz, rock, and R&B.

Early life

Brecker was born on November 27, 1945 in the Philadelphia suburb of Cheltenham to a musical family. His father Bob (Bobby) was a lawyer who played jazz piano and his mother Sylvia was a portrait artist. Randy described his father as "a semipro jazz pianist and trumpet fanatic. In school when I was eight, they only offered trumpet or clarinet. I chose trumpet from hearing Diz, Miles, Clifford, and Chet Baker at home. My brother (Michael Brecker) didn't want to play the same instrument as I did, so three years later he chose the clarinet!" Randy's father, Bob, was also a songwriter and singer who loved to listen to recordings of the great jazz trumpet players such as Miles D…Read more on Wikipedia