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Mike Mainieri

Mike Mainieri
Born: Jul 4, 1938 in New York, NY
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Genre: Classical, Jazz, Pop/Rock
Biography: Mike Mainieri, a talented and distinctive vibraphonist, has had a productive and diverse career. He first played vibes professionally when he was 14, touring with Paul Whiteman in a jazz trio called Two Kings & a Queen. He played with Buddy Rich's bands for a long period (1956-1963) and then became a ...Read full biography
An American Diary
Released: 1994
Label: NYC Records
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In addition to a few group originals, vibraphonist Mike Mainieri performs some unusual pieces with his quartet (Joe Lovano on tenor, soprano, and alto clarinet; bassist Eddie Gomez; and drummer Peter Erskine) ...Read full review
Blues on the Other Side
Released: 1962
Label: Argo
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More Mike Mainieri albums: Main Albums (16), DVD/Video (3)