Carib – Bob Brookmeyer

A festive uptempo song featuring a unique groove—essentially samba in 3/2 meter. As with several Bob Brookmeyer songs, the solo form is different from that of the head.

Bob Brookmeyer

December 19, 1929 – December 15, 2011

American jazz trombonist Robert Brookmeyer was one of the top valve trombonists and advanced arrangers of his time. Born in Kansas City, Missouri, he started as a pianist in dance bands, winning the Carl Busch Prize for Choral Composition during his attendance at Kansas City Conservatory of Music. Read more...

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