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Guillermo Klein - 39% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz Latin
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Buenos Aires, Argentina. After studying piano and composition formally from the age of 11, Klein’s ability and developing interest in jazz brought him to the Berklee College Of Music in 1990. There he continued his performance and composition studies with Hal Crook, Jeff Friedman, Herb Pomeroy and others. After graduation, he continued his studies in New York with Carlo Read more

Kurt Rosenwinkel - 33% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Kurt Peter Rosenwinkel, 28 October 1970, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Playing guitar from an early age, Rosenwinkel’s musical ears were opened by the music of Pat Metheny, John Scofield and Bill Frisell. After briefly attending Berklee College Of Music in Boston, in the late 80s he moved to New York where he joined Paul Motian’s Electric Bebop Band, an associat Read more

David Binney - 28% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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2 August 1961, Miami, Florida, USA. Binney was raised in Ventura, California, and began playing saxophone at an early age. He studied at the Grove School and at the LA Jazz Workshop. Although concentrating on alto, he also became highly proficient on the soprano and tenor saxophones. In 1981 he relocated to New York City where he studied with George Coleman, Dave Liebman and Read more

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Ben Monder - 27% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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1962, New York City, New York, USA. Taking up the guitar as a child Monder became highly proficient and later studied music at the University of Miami and at Queens College. Since 1984, he has been based in New York City where he has worked in many contexts, mainly jazz, and with diverse musicians. During this period, which extended through the 90s and into the mid-00s, it w Read more

George Colligan - 23% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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29 December 1969, Summit, New Jersey, USA. Colligan was raised in a suburb of Baltimore, Maryland, where he attended Peabody Conservatory of Music. He had taken up the trumpet at the age of nine and his major at the conservatory was Classical Trumpet and Music Education. From his earliest days at school, his teachers had actively encouraged him to listen to jazz and as a res Read more

Ron Blake - 23% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
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Joel Frahm - 18% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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1970, Racine, Wisconsin, USA. As a child Frahm studied piano and also played bassoon but while in eighth grade at the Stephen Bull Fine Arts School where he had tuition from music teacher Gary Mollenkopf, he began playing tenor saxophone. In 1985 he moved with his family to West Hartford, Connecticut, where, as a student at William H. Hall High School, he came under the wing Read more

Geoffrey Keezer - 17% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Geoffrey Keezer, 20 November 1970, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA. Keezer’s parents were music teachers, his father playing drums, his mother piano and French horn, and Geoff began playing piano at the age of three and studied formally from age five. While in his early teens, he became interested in jazz and played in his father’s band. He studied at the University of Read more

Donny McCaslin - 16% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Donald Paul McCaslin, 11 August 1966, Santa Clara, California, USA. Born into a musical household, McCaslin attended his vibraphonist father’s weekly gigs. Taking up the tenor saxophone, he joined his father’s group when he was 12 years old. While in high school, he formed his own band, which was invited to play at the Monterey Jazz Festival, an event to which he r Read more

Brad Shepik Trio - 15% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Brad Schoeppach, 1966, Walla Walla, Washington, USA. After making a reputation in Seattle in his home state as a gifted and innovative guitarist, Shepik moved to New York City where he made a similar impact on the intense avant garde jazz and improvised scene. In the late 90s he was one of the collective trio Babkas (with Briggan Krauss and Aaron Alexander) and also led a qu Read more

Billy Hart - 13% match to Rez Abbasi

Genres: Jazz
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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William Hart, 29 November 1940, Washington, DC, USA. Hart is a self-taught drummer who, by the early 00s, had established himself as one of jazz music’s most invaluable session players. In the early 60s he worked with Shirley Horn (vocals) and briefly with the Montgomery Brothers. In 1966, he joined Jimmy Smith and in 1968 moved on to the band of Wes Montgomery. Followi Read more

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