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     George Robert
 
 

Born: George Paul Robert on 1960 in Geneva, Switzerland
Genres: Jazz
Styles: Hard Bop, Jazz Instrument, Trumpet Jazz, Big Band, Swing
Instruments: Sax (Alto)

One of the finest jazz musicians born in Switzerland, altoist George Robert has long considered his main influences to be Charlie Parker and Phil Woods. He started on piano when he was eight, and clarinet at ten, playing with a family band that included his four brothers. Robert switched permanently to alto as a teenager. In 1980, he moved to the United States to study at Berklee, settling in New York in 1985. Robert recorded his first album that year (for his GPR label), and in 1987, formed a quintet that he co-led with trumpeter Tom Harrell on and off through 1992. George Robert, who has toured with Clark Terry, has recorded many albums as a leader for Contemporary, TCB, Mons, and Jazz Focus.

- Scott Yanow (All Music Guide)


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musicians.allaboutjazz.com/musician.php?id=10731 Biography & articles on All About Jazz
   
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  как основной исполнитель ...
 George Robert - 'Peace' - 2005, DIW
 George Robert - 'Remember The Sound' - 2009, ACT, Vision
 George Robert - 'Soul Searching' - 2005, Disk Union
 George Robert - 'Wingspan' - 2006, Blue Note
  как основной соисполнитель ...
 Clark Terry - 'The Good Things In Life' - 1966, Mons Records
  как соисполнитель ...
 Tom Harrell - 'Visions' - 1991, Contemporary
 


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