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Bob Edmondson

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Born: March 5, 1935    Primary Instrument: Trombone

Bob Edmondson

An original member of Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass, Bob worked and recorded with artists such as Harry James, Benny Goodman, Dizzy Gillespie, Shelly Manne, Terry Gibbs, Gerald Wilson and others from 1953-1983. He also worked extensively as a studio musician on numerous scoring sessions for film and television productions. As a young musician Edmondson began his career on trombone in Phil Moore's marching band, playing in off shoot ensembles such as his German band and dance band. Well it was the 50's.

In 1952 Edmondson and Herb Alpert met as high school musicians. In 1962, following the release of the single of The Lonely Bull, Alpert and his partner Jerry Moss formed a record label, using the initials of their last names. A&M Records was born. Bob initially worked with the TJB when they appeared in public for the first time at The Crescendo in Los Angeles in 1963. He then recorded with The Tijuana Brass on South of the Border and on all subsequent albums and helped organize what became the performing group....
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TIJUANA BRASS



Casino Royale, Original Soundtrack
Bert Bacharach
MGM
1967


Whipped Cream & Other Delights
Herb Alpert
A&M
1965


What Now My Love
Herb Alpert
A&M
1988


The Beat of the Brass
Herb Alpert
A&M
1968


South of the Border
Herb Albert
A&M
1964


Going Places
Herb Alpert
A&M
1965


Coney Island
Herb Alpert
A&M
1975


You Smile - The Song Begins
Herb Alpert
A&M
1974


Bullish
Herb Alpert
A&M
1984


As Session Musician


Dream Band, Vol 4:Main Stem
Terry Gibbs
Contemporary
1961


Dream Band, Vol 5:The Big Cat
Terry Gibbs
Contemorary
1961


Incomparable
Anita O'Day
Verve
1960


Swings Cole Porter
Anita O'Day
Verve
1959


Give a Damn
Pete Jolly
A&M
1969


Real World
David Diggs
A&M
Album Producer
1983

Pictures At An Exhibition, Framed In Jazz
Allyn Ferguson (featuring Paul Horn)
Ava
1961

The Jazz Soul of Dr. Kildare
Harry Betts
Fresh Sounds
1962

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