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Bill Watrous

Bill Watrous
Born: Jun 8, 1939 in Middletown, CT
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: One of the finest bop-oriented trombonists of the past 30 years, Bill Watrous has had a low profile since moving to Los Angeles in the 1980s despite remaining quite active. Possessor of a beautiful tone and remarkable technique, Watrous has been constantly overlooked in jazz popularity polls of the past ...Read full biography
Released: 1992
Label: GNP Crescendo Records
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Considering his obvious talents, it is surprising that trombonist Bill Watrous has recorded relatively little through the years. This CD is one of his better efforts, a quartet outing with pianist Shelly ...Read full review
Roarin' Back into New York, New York
Released: 1982
Label: Famous Door
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Trombonist Bill Watrous is heard at the peak of his powers on this Lp from the soon-to-be-obsolete Famous Door label. Joined by pianist Derek Smith, bassist Linc Milliman and drummer Ronnie Bedford, Watrous's ...Read full review
More Bill Watrous albums: Main Albums (16), Compilations (1), DVD/Video (1)