Trumpeter Brad Goode is a unique and instantly recognizable virtuoso. Whether working as a soloist, bandleader, lead trumpet man or sideman, for 25 years he has consistently been one of the busiest performers in the United States.
Brad's jazz pedigree was established through his apprenticeship with many legends of the music. As a youngster, he toured and recorded with Von Freeman, Red Rodney, Al Cohn, Eddie Harris, Ira Sullivan, Frank Morgan, Don Lanphere, Curtis Fuller, Jack DeJohnette, Ernie Krivda, Richie Cole, Rosemary Clooney, Barrett Deems and many others.
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“ Tired of hearing trumpet clones of Miles Davis and Freddie Hubbard ?
Want a cliché’-free style? Try the fresh style of Brad Goode. It’s got power
and swing, tenderness and depth. Despite the challenges posed by attempting
to remain cliché-free, Goode manages to be quite fluid in his improvisations.
His fertile imagination is carried by a seemingly effortless command of the
-Mark Gridley, Historian , author of JAZZ STYLES
“He has transcended the standard-issue solutions and copycat technique that
characterize so many players of his generation. He departs convention with his
tonal, structural, harmonic and rhythmic touches without ever making a point of
-Lloyd Sachs, THE CHICAGO SUN-TIMES
“Goode’s high rev brain spins out musical ideas with a consistency that’s eerie