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Joe Farrell

Joe Farrell
Born: Dec 16, 1937 in Chicago Heights, IL
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Died: Jan 10, 1986 in Los Angeles, CA
Genre: Jazz
Biography: Joe Farrell's CTI albums of 1970-1976, which combined together his hard bop style with some pop and fusion elements, made him briefly popular among listeners not familiar with his earlier work. Farrell began playing clarinet when he was 11 and, after graduating from the University of Illinois in 1959, ...Read full biography
Released: 1971
Label: Masterworks Jazz
Critics' Rating:
Outback is the second and finest of Joe Farrell's dates for Creed Taylor's CTI label. Recorded in a quartet setting in 1970, with Elvin Jones, Chick Corea, and Brazilian percussionist Airto Moreira, Farrell ...Read full review
Follow Your Heart
Released: 1970
Label: CTI Records (Creed Taylor Inc.)
Critics' Rating:
A superior release, with Farrell in top form. Reissue. ~ Ron Wynn, Rovi ...Read full review
More Joe Farrell albums: Main Albums (20), Compilations (2)
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