Peacemaker – Cecil McBee

A lyrical song in a reflective mood, Peacemaker has been played in a quite variety of settings and arrangements. Our lead sheet is especially based on Cecil McBee's recording with The Cookers; we also have a solo piano edition from Cecil's manuscript.

Cecil McBee

born on May 19, 1935

From the time he first arrived in New York City in 1964, Cecil McBee has remained one of the most in-demand bassists in jazz, appearing on hundreds of influential recordings as well as in clubs and concert halls throughout the world. During this same span of five decades, McBee has also become a celebrated composer and teacher, leading his own ensembles and earning a distinguished professorship at the New England Conservatory in Boston, where he has taught for over 25 years. Read more...

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