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Primary Instrument: Drums

Born: July 9, 1972

Over the course of his 20-year career, drummer Stanton Moore has become known as one of the premier funk musicians of his generation. On his latest album, Conversations, he moves in a slightly different direction, returning to his roots while reinventing his trademark sound. The result is a lively and combustible jazz piano trio outing that reveals unexpected new dimensions to Moore's always-engaging virtuosity.

Anyone who's ever heard the interplay between the drummer and his band-mates in the Stanton Moore Trio, Galactic, Garage a Trois or Dragon Smoke is no doubt aware of his intense improvisational chops. But with Conversations, Moore unveils his profound sense of swing and the fluency of his jazz vocabulary in its purest form for the first time. “I've played a lot of jazz in New Orleans through the years, but it's not something that the general public has ever seen me do or is even aware of,” Moore says. ...
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Conversations

Royal Potato Family
2014
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    Conversations

    Royal Potato Family
    2014
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    Groove Alchemy

    Telarc Records
    2010
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    Emphasis! (On Parenthesis)

    Telarc Records
    2008
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    III

    Telarc Records
    2006
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    Flyin' The Koop

    Blue Thumb Records
    2002
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    All Kooked Out!

    Fog City Records
    1998
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Date Event Ticket
Dec05 Stanton Moore's Spirit of New Orleans Drum Camp
The Old U.s. Mint
New Orleans, LA
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