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Perry Joslin

Although he began using piano at age three, smooth jazz pianist Perry Joslin spent the greater section of his adult life functioning beyond the music industry. A company major in university, Joslin continued to execute jazz and graduated from Ohio Wesleyan School in 1983, adding a in music to his …

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Tommy Potter

Tommy Potter was usually best-known for his association with Charlie Parker (1947-50), particularly to be an associate of Bird’s quintet at the same time when its additional players were Kilometers Davis, Duke Jordan and Maximum Roach. Never a significant soloist himself on the amount of an Oscar Pettiford, Potter (who …

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Muhal Richard Abrams

Composer, arranger, and pianist Muhal Richard Abrams is basically a self-taught musician who was simply deeply influenced from the bop improvements of the past due Bud Powell. Abrams is a beacon within the jazz community like a co-founder (and 1st leader), in 1965, of Chicago’s renowned vanguard music organization, the …

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Mtume

A former jazz percussionist, Mtume moved into urban modern and funk in the past due ’70s and became one of the most successful makers and performers both in styles through the ’80s. The child of the fantastic jazz saxophonist Jimmy Heath, Mtume was a conga participant and percussionist who documented …

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The Miracle Orchestra

Another through the crop of excessively schooled jazz felines forging into rock-derived improvisational music, the Miracle Orchestra combine vintage fusion noises with an increase of cohesive hippie undertones. The music group came jointly in 1996 as people attended the brand new Britain Conservatory of Music as well as the Berklee …

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Adam Holzman

Jazz keyboardist Adam Holzman (b. Feb 15, 1958, in NY, NY) has already established an interesting profession trajectory. The boy of Jac Holzman, the leader of Elektra Information during its past due-’60s heyday, Holzman discovered keyboards young, picking right up the device when he is at the third quality. Since …

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Mark Hollis

The frontman from the influential new wave-era band Talk Talk, singer/songwriter Tag Hollis finally mounted his long-awaited solo career through the later ’90s. Younger sibling of Ed Hollis, a disk jockey and manufacturer who continued to manage rings such as for example Eddie & the Sizzling hot Rods, Hollis originally …

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Minus 8

By the finish from the ’90s, Minus 8 maker Robert Jan Meyer had developed a diverse, unique design of beat-driven jazzy dance music that received him very much acclaim. His past due-’90s drum’n’bass-influenced recordings for Inflamable and Higher Floor had been effective, but Meyer’s work with Compost required him to …

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Mike Lawrence

A trumpeter and one-time person in Joe Henderson’s group within the ’70s, Lawrence was featured on a recently available Optimism release.

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Omni Trio

In fact the single force of 1 Rob Haigh, Omni Trio’s sunny make of intricate, orchestrated drum’n’bass continues to be developing in acclaim because the onset of “ambient” or “intelligent” jungle within the mid-’90s brought names such as for example L.T.J Bukem, Springtime Heel Jack port, and TPower towards the …

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