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George Duke

    Born 12th Jan 1946, San Rafael, California. George Duke is a pianist and synthesizer pioneer, who also majored in the trombone. Early influences: Les McCann and cousin Charles Burrell. First gig was with the house band at the Half Note club and with vocal band Third Wave in 1968, from there he backed such musicians as Dizzy Gillespie, Kenny Dorham and Don Ellis, playing session musician on Jean-Luc Pontys Pacific Jazz Albums.1970 was a milestone for Duke playing on The Mothers of Invention album 200 Motels.


    LPs
    A Brazilian Love Affair
    1980

    3.5
    1 Votes
    Master Of The Game
    1979

    3.5
    1 Votes
    The Aura Will Prevail
    1975

    4
    3 Votes
    Live Albums
    The Billy Cobham-George Duke Band : Live In Europe
    1976

    3.3
    2 Votes

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