Randy Brecker

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Birthday
27, 1945
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
27, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
Pennsylvania

About

Famous flugelhornist and versatile trumpeter, known for playing in a wide variety of genres.

Before Fame

He grew up in Cheltenham, Pennsylvania and went on to play trumpet on the first Blood, Sweat, and Tears album.

Trivia

He and his brother Michael founded the group the Brecker Brothers, a funk fusion band.

Family Life

His first wife was a Brazilian jazz pianist Eliane Elias and he went on to marry Ada Rovatti, an Italian tenor saxophonist; he collaborated musically with both women.

Associated With

He has collaborated with many artists, including Bruce Springsteen.