Duke at the Montreux Jazz Festival, 1986
||January 12, 1946
San Rafael, California, U.S.
||August 5, 2013 (aged 67)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
||Jazz fusion, R&B, funk, alternative rock, rock and roll, jazz pop, post disco, crossover jazz, smooth jazz
||Musician, Composer, Musical director, Producer, Educator
||Vocals, piano, synthesizer, saxophone, keytar, flute, bass guitar, trombone
||Pacific Jazz, Pickwick, MPS/SABA, MPS/BASF, Atlantic, Epic/CBS, Elektra, Warner Bros., Bizarre, Telarc Jazz, Heads Up
||Stanley Clarke, Lynn Davis, Al Jarreau, Third World, Stevie Wonder, Jean-Luc Ponty Experience with the George Duke Trio, Frank Zappa, Cannonball Alderley
George Duke (January 12, 1946 – August 5, 2013) was an American musician, known as a keyboard pioneer, composer, singer and producer in both jazz and popular mainstream musical genres. He worked with numerous artists as arranger, music director, writer and co-writer, record producer and as a professor of music. He first made a name for himself with the album The Jean-Luc Ponty Experience with the George Duke Trio He was known primarily for thirty-odd solo albums, of which 'A Brazilian Love Affair' from 1980 was his most popular, as well as for his collaborations with other musicians, particularly Frank Zappa.
George Duke - Rendezvous
U.K. Epic EPC 26059 stereo (1984)
The vinyl record has remained in excellent condition.
Audio quality is very clear and strong throughout.
Both record centre labels are clean and unmarked.
The album cover is in excellent condition, displaying only minor signs of wear.
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