Bob Brookmeyer

    Bob Brookmeyer

    • Bob Brookmeyer
    Bob Brookmeyer

    Bob Brookmeyer

    • Bob Brookmeyer

    Bob Brookmeyer

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    Bob Brookmeyer - On The Way To The Sky

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        Bob Brookmeyer was long considered one of the top valve trombonists in jazz and a very advanced arranger whose writing was influenced by modern classical music. He started out as a pianist in dance bands but played valve trombone with Stan Getz (1953). He gained fame as a member of the Gerry Mulligan quartet (1954-1957), was part of the unusual Jimmy Giuffre Three of 1957-1958 (which consisted of Giuffre's reeds, Brookmeyer's valve trombone, and Jim Hall's guitar), and then re-j... Read more

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