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Primary Instrument: Trombone

Born: July 7, 1926 | Died: June 22, 1987

Rehak, one of the finest bop players of the fifties and sixties, first came to fame in 1949, when he joined Gene Krupa’s Orchestra along with fellow trombonist Frank Rosolino.

Besides from having stints with the Woody Herman Big Band in the mid 50s, his most famous job came when he became a trombonist with Gil Evans’ Band in the late 50s. During this time he was the lead trombonist on many of Miles Davis’ recordings with the Gil Evans Orchestra and also appeared on “The Sounds of Miles Davis”, a television program that showcased the music from Kind of Blue (1959), as well as original compositions and arrangements by Gil Evans....
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”Frank Rehak is highly respected as one of the most individual of modern trombonists.” —Leonard Feather, The Encyclodepia of Jazz, 1960

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Featured recording “Jazzville Vol. 2”

Jazzville Vol. 2


1958
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    Jazzville Vol. 2

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