Randy Brecker

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Randal Edward "Randy" Brecker (born November 27, 1945) is an American trumpeter and flugelhornist. His versatility in different musical genres has made him a sought-after player, equally accomplished in playing jazz, rock, and R&B. He has also worked as a studio player for many famous musicians. He has performed or recorded with Stanley Turrentine, Billy Cobham, Larry Coryell, Bruce Springsteen, Lou Reed, Sandip Burman, Charles Mingus, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Horace Silver, Frank Zappa, Parliament-Funkadelic, Chris Parker, Jaco Pastorius, Dire Straits, Todd Rundgren, Blue Öyster Cult, Richard Barone, Spyro Gyra, Barbara Dennerlein and many others. In his formative years, Brecker studied trumpet with Bill Adam at Indiana University.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1969 Score Randy Brecker 3
1985 Amanda Randy Brecker & Eliane Elias 1
1987 In the Idiom Randy Brecker 1
1989 Mr. Max! Randy Brecker, Wolfgang Engstfeld, Gunnar Plümer, Peter Weiss 1
1990 Toe To Toe Randy Brecker 1
1995 Turtles Włodek Pawlik Quartet feat. Randy Brecker 2
1997 Into the Sun Randy Brecker 1
2000 The Jazz Times Superband Bob Berg, Randy Brecker, Dennis Chambers, Joey DeFrancesco 1
2003 34th N Lex Randy Brecker 1
2006 Both/And Marc Copland & Randy Brecker 1
2007 The Philadelphia Story - The Gospel as We Know It The Jimmy Amadie Trio With Special Guests Benny Golson, Randy Brecker, Lew Tabackin 1
2008 Randy in Brasil Randy Brecker 2
2008 The Body Acoustic Mintzer, Hidalgo, Gonzales, Chesky & Brecker 1
2009 Jazz Suite "Tykocin" Randy Brecker 2
2011 The Jazz Ballad Song Book Randy Brecker with DR Big Band and the National Danish Chamber Orchestra 1
2013 Night in Calisia Randy Brecker, Włodek Pawlik Trio 1
2013 The Brecker Brothers Band Reunion Randy Brecker 1
2014 Trumpet Story The Bill Warfield Big Band feat. Randy Brecker 1

Album + Live

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1992 Live at Sweet Basil Randy Brecker 1
2005 Soul Bop Band Live Bill Evans & Randy Brecker 2
2005 Some Skunk Funk Randy Brecker With Michael Brecker & WDR Big Band Köln 2

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
Hangin' in the city Randy Brecker 1

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