Hackdaddy

Mike Hackbert is the creative force behind Hackdaddy. Mike has been an active musician since the early 70's, when he began playing brass instruments and settled on the trumpet as a primary instrument. Mike was involved with a number of bands and ensembles in high school and college; his composing and arranging skills were honed in college and are still in use today.

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“Your playing is beyond what I normally enjoy when it comes to horns in arrangements. I get this fantastic vibe every time I do hear your creations. You have a flow that is completely original yet echoes some of the pioneers who more than likely made you want to to play to begin with. I hear your own unique style & then I also hear raindrops from Bacharach to early Procol Harum arrangements. Damn fine playing “Hack.” - Richie Auriemma, Independent Recording Artist

“REFLECTIONS” takes me to one of the big ballrooms of fancy hotels in La Havan, Cuba in the 50's. - Carlos Mongrut/CMongrooves - Mongrooves Productions, International Recording Artist

“Para Siempre” is quite magical!!! The horn is brilliant and melodious and the instrumentation is gorgeously interweaved into it

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