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Bob Berg

Bob Berg
Born: Apr 7, 1951 in Brooklyn, NY
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Died: Dec 5, 2002 in Amagansett, NY
Genre: Jazz
Biography: Tenor saxophonist Bob Berg channeled the bold dynamics of hard bop to emerge as one of contemporary jazz's most expressive and resourceful improvisers, honing a richly articulated sound bolstered by flawless technical command. Born in New York City on April 7, 1951, Berg grew up in Brooklyn, initiating ...Read full biography
Enter the Spirit
Released: 1993
Label: Stretch Records
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Although Bob Berg has still not developed a strikingly original tone, his talents on tenor and soprano are so consistent as to be taken for granted. With either Chick Corea, David Kikoski, or Jim Beard ...Read full review
Back Roads
Released: 1991
Label: Denon Records
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One of the Bobs who has been greatly influenced by Michael Brecker -- the others include Bob Shepherd, Bob Mintzer and Bob Malach -- Bob Berg has one of his strongest and most inspired efforts in Back ...Read full review