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     Alan Broadbent

Born: Apr 23, 1947 in Auckland, New Zealand
Genres: Jazz
Styles: Post-Bop, Bop
Instruments: Composer, Arranger, Piano

An unsung hero of the acoustic piano, Alan Broadbent is a highly lyrical and melodic bebopper/post-bopper who has cited Bill Evans, Wynton Kelly, Tommy Flanagan, Nat "King" Cole, and Red Garland as some of his favorite pianists. Raised in New Zealand, he moved to Boston in 1966 to study at the prestigious Berklee College of Music. After staying on the road with Woody Herman (for whom he was a writer, arranger, and soloist) from 1969-1972, he settled in Los Angeles. Broadbent went on to work as a sideman for Chet Baker, tenor saxmen Warne Marsh and Gary Foster, and the late singer Irene Kral in the '70s, and with Bud Shank and arranger Nelson Riddle in the '80s.

The '90s found him writing arrangements for Natalie Cole, Marian McPartland, Scott Hamilton, and others, and playing alongside bassist Charlie Haden, tenor saxman Ernie Watts, and drummer Larance Marable in Haden's Quartet West - a unique and conceptual L.A.-based group that is known for including bits of dialogue from film-noir movies between bop performances. Broadbent's excellent trio albums for Discovery in the '80s and Concord in the '90s make it clear that he deserves to be much better known as a soloist.

- Alex Henderson (All Music Guide)

Ресурсы сети, связанные с исполнителем:
www.indiejazz.com/ArtistDetail.aspx?ArtistID=7 Biography
musicians.allaboutjazz.com/musician.php?id=5302 Biography & articles on 'All About Jazz'
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Broadbent About from 'wikipedia'
en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Broadbent About from 'wapedia.mobi' [mobile]
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CD коллекции, связанные с исполнителем:
  как основной исполнитель ...
 Alan Broadbent - 'Alan Broadbent With Strings' - 2005, King Japan
 Alan Broadbent - 'Pacific Standard Time' - 1995, Concord Jazz
 Alan Broadbent - 'You And The Night And The Music' - 2003, A440 Music
  как соисполнитель ...
 Ruth Cameron - 'Roadhouse' - 2000, Verve
 Michael Feinstein - 'Michael Feinstein With The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra' - 2001, Concord Jazz
 Michael Feinstein - 'The Sinatra Project' - 2008, Concord
 Charlie Haden - 'Always Say Goodbye' - 1994, Polygram
 Charlie Haden - 'Haunted Heart' - 1991, Prospekt, Polygram
 Charlie Haden - 'In Angel City' - 1988, Verve
 Charlie Haden - 'Quartet West' - 1986, Polygram
 Charlie Haden - 'The Art Of The Song' - 1999, Polygram
 Scott Hamilton - 'With Strings' - 1992, Concord Jazz, Galactic
 Shirley Horn - 'You're My Thrill' - 2001, Verve
 Salena Jones - 'Melodies Of Love' - 1980, JVC
 Diana Krall - 'Live In Paris' - 2002, Verve
 Jane Monheit - 'Live At The Rainbow Room' - 2003, N-Coded Music
 Lee Ritenour - 'Stolen Moments' - 1975, GRP
 Diane Schuur - 'Friends For Schuur' - 2000, Concord Jazz
 Diane Schuur - 'Midnight' - 2003, Concord Jazz
 Toots Thielemans - 'East Coast. West Coast' - 1988, Private Music
 Steve Tyrell - 'I'll Take Romance' - 2012, Concord, Telarc

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