Pretty Girl – Bob Brookmeyer

This tender ballad is a great example of Bob Brookmeyer's simple, efficient lyricism. Originally recorded on an all-star session featuring Stan Getz, the first issued recording was by Bob's quintet with Clark Terry.

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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