Jazz trumpeter Randy Brecker has helped redefine the sound of jazz, R&B, and rock. He’s played on hundreds of albums by artists like Bruce Springsteen, Frank Sinatra, Steely Dan, Jaco Pastorius, and Frank Zappa. Alongside his brother Michael, he formed the Brecker Brothers Band, which earned seven Grammy nominations.
Pianist George Cables has performed and recorded with some of the greatest jazz musicians of our time, including: Joe Henderson, Roy Haynes, Max Roach, Art Blakey, Sonny Rollins, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, Sarah Vaughn, Tony Williams, Bobby Hutcherson, and Dizzy Gillespie. Cables has composed and arranged for recordings by Dexter Gordon, Art Pepper, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, Bobby Hutcherson, and many others.
Legendary bassist and two-time Grammy Award-winner Eddie Gomez has been on the cutting edge of music for over four decades. He has worked with numerous jazz giants including Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Bill Evans, Gerry Mulligan, Benny Goodman, Chick Corea, and Lionel Hampton.
Drummer Jimmy Cobb is the elder statesman of all of Miles Davis’ incredible bands. Cobb’s inspirational work with Davis, John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderley, Bill Evans, and more spanned 1957 through 1963 and included the masterpiece Kind of Blue, the most popular jazz recording in history.