Randy Brecker

Born: 
11/27/1945
City: 
Cheltenham
Region: 
Pennsylvania
Country: 
USA
Years Active: 
1960's-present
Instruments: 
Flugelhorn, Trumpet

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Randy Brecker is an American trumpeter and flugelhornist. He is a highly sought after performer in the genres of jazz, rock and R&B, and has performed or recorded with Stanley Turrentine, Billy Cobham, Bruce Springsteen, Lou Reed, Sandip Burman, Charles Mingus, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Horace Silver, Frank Zappa, Parliament-Funkadelic, Chris Parker, Jaco Pastorius, Dire Straits, Todd Rundgren, Blue Öyster Cult, Richard Barone, Spyro Gyra, Barbara Dennerlein and many others. In his formative years, Brecker studied trumpet with Bill Adam at Indiana University.

Discography

Released: 1970
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Released: 1997
Released: 2003

Concerts

Event Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
Horace Silver Quintet 08/25/1969 Baker's Keyboard Lounge Detroit Michigan USA
Horace Silver Quintet 08/26/1969 Baker's Keyboard Lounge Detroit Michigan USA
Horace Silver Quintet 08/27/1969 Baker's Keyboard Lounge Detroit Michigan USA
Horace Silver Quintet 08/28/1969 Baker's Keyboard Lounge Detroit Michigan USA
Horace Silver Quintet 08/29/1969 Baker's Keyboard Lounge Detroit Michigan USA
Horace Silver Quintet 08/30/1969 Baker's Keyboard Lounge Detroit Michigan USA
The 11th House 10/25/1973 King Pleasure Ann Arbor Michigan USA
Grover Washington, Jr. 04/11/1976 Masonic Temple Detroit Michigan USA
Lenny White 05/14/1977 Royal Oak Music Theater Royal Oak Michigan USA
Hal Galper Quintet 01/29/1978 Dooley's (EL) East Lansing Michigan USA
Bob James 02/11/1979 Hill Auditorium Ann Arbor Michigan USA
Charles Mingus Tribute 06/19/1980 Detroit Institute of Arts Detroit Michigan USA
Randy Brecker 05/05/1986 MSU Music Building Auditorium East Lansing Michigan USA
Randy Brecker 12/19/1997 Bird of Paradise Ann Arbor Michigan USA
Randy Brecker 12/20/1997 Bird of Paradise Ann Arbor Michigan USA
Randy Brecker / Rufus Reid 02/09/2001 Warriner Hall Mount Pleasant Michigan USA
26th Annual International Jazz Festival 09/05/2005 Hart Plaza Detroit Michigan USA
28th Annual International Jazz Festival 09/02/2007 Hart Plaza Detroit Michigan USA
Detroit International Jazz Festival 09/06/2010 Hart Plaza Detroit Michigan USA
33rd Annual Detroit Jazz Festival 09/03/2012 Hart Plaza Detroit Michigan USA