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Tom Harrell

1946 -

Origin: United States

Main instrument: Trumpet

Genre: Jazz

Born in Illinois, Tom Harrell grew up in California and studied composition at Stanford University. Moving to New York at the dawn of the ’70s, he joined Horace Silver’s quintet, recording 5 albums with him. Trumpeter, composer and ceaseless musical explorer, his 50-year career has featured over 270 recordings, an array of Grammy nominations and collaborations with Bill Evans, Dizzy Gillespie, Phil Woods, Charlie Haden, Art Farmer, Joe Lovano, Philip Catherine, Carlos Santana, Ron Carter, the Brussels Jazz Orchestra and Amsterdam Metropole Orkest. In 2013, he completed 3 projects: Colors of a Dream, with Esperanza Spalding, Jaleel Shaw and his quintet, an amalgam of Latin, swing and funk, Trip with Mark Turner, Ugonna Okegwo and Adam Cruz, and First Impressions, a chamber orchestra recording featuring arrangements of pieces by Debussy and Ravel.

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1989 Charlie Haden Liberation Music Orchestra Saturday, July 8, 1989 at 8:30 p.m.
UQAM / Salle Marie-Gérin-Lajoie
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1998 Tom Harrell Quintet Friday, July 10, 1998 at 11 p.m.
Théâtre du Gesù
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1999 Joe Lovano's Trio with Cameron Brown, Idris Muhammad and special guest Tom Harrell Saturday, July 3, 1999 at 7:30 p.m.
Monument national - Ludger Duvernay
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2012 Tom Harrell Quartet – sans piano Friday, July 6, 2012 at 7 p.m.
Upstairs
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Friday, July 6, 2012 at 9:45 p.m.
Upstairs
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Saturday, July 7, 2012 at 7 p.m.
Upstairs
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Saturday, July 7, 2012 at 9:45 p.m.
Upstairs
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2014 Tom Harrell Colors of a Dream with Esperanza Spalding, Jaleel Shaw, Johnathan Blake, Ugonna Okegwo, Wayne Escoffery Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 9:30 p.m.
Théâtre Jean-Duceppe - PdA
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