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Bob Brookmeyer

Bob Brookmeyer
Aliases
Bob Brookmeyer Quartet
Bob Brookmeyer Quintet
Bobby Brookmeyer and his Orchestra
Real name
Robert Edward Brookmeyer
Born
December 19, 1929
Died
December 15, 2011
Country
United States
Comments
Jazz valve trombonist, he has also recorded as a pianist.
Member of
Gerry Mulligan All-Star Tribute Band
Family
Margo Guryan Ex-spouse (Years of marriage unknown, but couple divorced not later than 1970)

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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
1961 (13 artists)

Covers by Bob Brookmeyer

Title Performer Release date Originally by
1962 Agostinho dos Santos
1965 Dennis Morgan, Jack Carson and Sally Sweetland
1959 Margaret Simms & Paul Bass
1998 Miles Davis
April 2004 Hiram Sherman, Frances Mercer, Hollace Shaw, Ralph Stuart
1987 Leo Reisman and His Orchestra
1959 Frances Williams
1990 Tom Waits
1965 (unknown), (unknown)
1990 Aida Ward
1965 Herbie Hancock
1959 Count Basie and His Orchestra
1960 Thelonious Monk Trio
1956 Belle Baker
January 1955 Ambrose and His Orchestra
1999 Ambrose and His Orchestra
1963 Ginger Rogers & Willie Howard
1966 Sam Lanin's Dance Orchestra
1962 Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators
1978 Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators
1987 Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators
1962 Carlos Lyra
1962 (unknown)
1986 Jay McShann at the Piano & Walter Brown
1960 Maxine Sullivan, Louis Armstrong, Bill Bailey, The Dandridge Sisters, The Rhythmettes and The Deep River Boys
April 2004 Maxine Sullivan, Louis Armstrong, Bill Bailey, The Dandridge Sisters, The Rhythmettes and The Deep River Boys
1999 Maxine Sullivan, Louis Armstrong, Bill Bailey, The Dandridge Sisters, The Rhythmettes and The Deep River Boys
2005 Johnny Hodges and Orchestra
1990 Eagles
1987 Woody Herman and His Orchestra - Vocal by Mary Ann McCall
1962 Woody Herman and His Orchestra - Vocal by Mary Ann McCall
1957 Chick Webb and His Orchestra
1986 The Orioles - Sid Bass Orch.
April 2004 Ginger Rogers & Allen Kearns
1960 Harry Richman
1990 The Beatles
1966 Milt Jackson
1990 Billie Holiday
1986 Ray Charles
January 1955 Joy Hodges & Austin Marshall
1955 Tempo King and His Kings of Tempo
1959 Bert Stock and His Orchestra
1957 Bert Stock and His Orchestra
April 2004 Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra with vocal refrain by Red McKenzie
1963 Frances Comstock & Alfred Drake
1956 Bobbe Arnst
1990 Bob Hope
1956 Bob Hope
1986 Eva Taylor
1963 William Gaxton & Ethel Merman
September 15, 1998 William Gaxton & Ethel Merman
1986 (unknown), Dick Powell
1959 Ethel Merman
1956 Mary Healy
1998 Mary Healy
1999 Mary Healy
1961 Cab Calloway & His Orchestra
1978 Wilbur Evans
1956 Fred Astaire & Nan Wynn
1999 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1979 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
May 1955 Lou Gold and His Orchestra
1990 Tom Waits
January 1955 Maurice Chevalier, Rolfe Sedan, Bert Roach, Jeanette MacDonald
1959 Jo Stafford with Paul Weston and His Orchestra
1960 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1963 Peter Cookson
1961 Mildred Bailey with The Delta Rhythm Boys
1986 Orlando's Orchestra
1965 Rex Harrison
1957 (unknown)
1954 Count Basie and His Orchestra
1959 Count Basie and His Orchestra
1965 Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra
1963 June Knight & Charles Walters
September 15, 1998 June Knight & Charles Walters
1956 Cliff Edwards "Ukulele Ike"
1990 Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra
1959 Jelly Roll Morton
1979 Billie Holiday
1956 Connie Boswell
1963 Kurt Gerron
1962 Agostinho dos Santos
1990 (unknown)
1986 Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra
1956 Gertrude Lawrence, Mae West with Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1965 Erroll Garner Trio
1966 The Jungle Band
September 15, 1998 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1990 Sophie Tucker
1959 Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra
1999 Mitzi Green
1963 Mitzi Green
1956 King Cole with with Orchestra Conducted by Frank DeVol
April 2004 Fred Astaire
1990 Jimmie Cox
1960 Bing Crosby
September 15, 1998 Jo Stafford with Paul Weston and His Orchestra
1959 Bing Crosby with Georgie Stoll and His Orchestra
1963 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1998 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Frank Sinatra
1954 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Frank Sinatra
September 15, 1998 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Frank Sinatra
1962 Luiz Bonfá
September 15, 1998 Gene Austin
1990 Jimmy Cliff
1999 Music Composed and Conducted by John Lewis
1954 Gene Krupa & His Orchestra
1965 Gene Krupa & His Orchestra
September 15, 1998 Adriana Caselotti
September 15, 1998 Gertrude Lawrence
1965 The Art Farmer Quartet featuring Jim Hall
1965 The Art Farmer Quartet featuring Jim Hall
1998 Victor Young and His Orchestra
1965 The Thelonious Monk Quintet
1990 Russ Columbo and His Orchestra
1999 The Randy Weston Trio
September 15, 1998 Abbie Mitchell
1963 Abbie Mitchell
1978 Gus Arnheim Coconut Grove Orchestra
1963 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
September 15, 1998 Mary Lawlor and John Price Jones
1959 Adele Astaire
1955 John Payne & Joan Merrill
1960 Joseph Knecht's Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra
1960 (unknown), Joe Loss and His Band
1959 Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians
1960 Eddie Albert & Marcy Westcott
1963 Margaret Whiting with Frank De Vol and His Orchestra
1959 Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra
1979 Duke Ellington
1955 Jane Froman & Everett Marshall
1963 Anthony Newley
April 2004 Bob Crosby and His Orchestra
1962 Ray Heatherton & Mitzi Green
1961 Fred Waring's Singers
1961 Gene Krupa & His Orchestra
1998 William Gaxton, Lois Moran and Reporters
1965 William Gaxton, Lois Moran and Reporters
1990 Helen Morgan
1978 Ted Fiorito & His Orchestra
1987 Kay Kyser and His Orchestra
April 2004 Fay Templeton
1978 Dick Jurgens and His Orchestra
1990 Larry Clinton & His Orchestra
1963 Adele Astaire & Eddie Foy Jr.
1990 Bob Dylan
1960 Jeanne Aubert & Lawrence Gray
1986 Frances Langford, Libby Bennett, Ann Miller & Trudy Erwin
1955 Busby Berkeley and Joyce Barber
1956 Hal LeRoy & Eunice Healy

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
7 x Wilder The Bob Brookmeyer 4 1961 Verve Records
Back Again Bob Brookmeyer 1978 Sonet
Bob Brookmeyer and Friends Bob Brookmeyer 1965 Columbia
Bob Brookmeyer and Friends Bob Brookmeyer 2005 Columbia
Bob Brookmeyer Plays Bob Brookmeyer and Some Others Bob Brookmeyer 1955 Clef Records
Bob Brookmeyer Quartet Bob Brookmeyer Quartet January 1955 Pacific Jazz
Brookmeyer Bobby Brookmeyer and his Orchestra 1956 Vik
Gingerbread Men Clark Terry / Bob Brookmeyer Quintet 1966 Mainstream Records
Gloomy Sunday and Other Bright Moments The Bob Brookmeyer Orchestra 1962 Verve Records
Jazz Is a Kick Bob Brookmeyer 1960 Mercury
Kansas City Revisited Bob Brookmeyer, Al Cohn, Paul Quinichette, Jim Hall, Big Miller 1959 United Artists Records
Live at Birdland - Latin Jazz Tito Rodriguez, featuring Zoot Sims, Clark Terry, Bobbie Brookmeyer, Al Cohen, Bernie Leighton 1963 United Artists Records
Live at the North Sea Jazz Festival Jim Hall / Bob Brookmeyer 1999 Challenge Records
Old Friends Bob Brookmeyer Quartet 1998 Storyville
One Night in Vermont Ted Rosenthal - Bob Brookmeyer April 2004 Planet Arts Recordings
Oslo The Bob Brookmeyer Quartet 1987 Concord Jazz
Out of This World Bob Brookmeyer, Netherlands Metropole Orchestra September 15, 1998 Koch Jazz
Portrait of the Artist Bob Brookmeyer 1960 Atlantic
Samba para dos Lalo Schifrin / Bob Brookmeyer 1963 Verve Records
Shadow Box Benny Aronov featuring Bob Brookmeyer,Tom Harrell 1979 Choice
Storyville Presents Bob Brookmeyer Featuring Al Cohn Bob Brookmeyer featuring Al Cohn 1954 Storyville [US]
Street of Dreams Nancy Harrow featuring Bob Brookmeyer 1990 Gazell [US]
Stretching Out Zoot Sims - Bob Brookmeyer Octet 1959 United Artists Records
The Ivory Hunters Bob Brookmeyer and Bill Evans 1959 United Artists Records
The Power of Positive Swinging Clark Terry Bob Brookmeyer Quintet 1965 Mainstream Records
Today's Jazz The Bob Brookmeyer - Zoot Sims Quintet 1956 Jazztone
Tonight Clark Terry & Bob Brookmeyer Quintet 1965 Mainstream Records
Tonite's Jazz Today Zoot Sims and Bob Brookmeyer 1956 Storyville [US]
Traditionalism Revisited Bob Brookmeyer Quintet 1957 World Pacific
Trombone Jazz Samba - Bossa Nova Bob Brookmeyer 1962 Verve Records
Urso and Brookmeyer Phil Urso and Bob Brookmeyer September 1954 Savoy Records
Western Suite Jimmy Giuffre with Bob Brookmeyer & Jim Hall 1960 Atlantic
You're Nearer Nancy Harrow with Sir Roland Hanna and Special Guest Bob Brookmeyer 1986 Tono Records [US]

EPs

Title Performer Release date Label
9:20 Special Bob Brookmeyer Quartet May 1955 Disques vogue

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
The Playboy Jazz All-Stars - Volume Three various artists 1960 Playboy Records