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Primary Instrument: Trumpet

Born: November 27, 1945

Randy Brecker has been shaping the sound of Jazz, R and B and Rock for more than three decades. His trumpet and flugelhorn performances have graced hundreds of albums by a wide range of artists from James Taylor, Bruce Springsteen, Chaka Khan, George Benson and Parliament- Funkadelics to Frank Sinatra, Steely Dan, David Sanborn, Horace Silver, Jaco Pastorius and Frank Zappa.

Randy Brecker's history is as varied as it is distinguished. Born (1945) in Philadelphia to a piano-playing father, Randy spent summers in stage-band camps where he got his earliest experience in ensemble playing. He began playing RandB and funk in local bar bands while in his teens, but at the same time he had an ear for hard bop. “I'd listen to Sonny Rollins, Lee Morgan, Miles' Quintets, Art Blakey, Horace Silver, the Clifford Brown/Max Roach group.”...
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Featured recording “Randy Brecker: The Brecker Brothers Band Reunion”

Randy Brecker: The Brecker Brothers Band Reunion

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    Randy Brecker: The Brecker Brothers Band Reunion

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    Night in Calisia

    Summit Records
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    Randy Brecker with DR Big Band: The Jazz Ballad Song Book

    Half Note Records
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    Nostalgic Journey: Tykocin Jazz Suite

    Verve Records
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    Nostaglic Journey: Tykocin Jazz Suite

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    Randy in Brasil

    MAMA Records
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    Some Skunk Funk

    Telarc Records
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