BOBBY BRADFORD

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How can one begin to assess the numerous contributions of a great cornetist/trumpeter/ composer/bandleader/educator? How can one also adequately offer a testament for an artist who is such a high quality human being and who profoundly touches so many lives?

Those of us who have been blessed to know Bobby Bradford for a number of years can attest to a probing, powerful intellect that assimilates the history of Jazz in a highly unique manner, drawing conclusions that are as innovative and provocative as one of his solos. His understanding of the history, coupled with his embracing of Jazz’s mandate for innovation, reveals itself in his teaching, playing and composing. I have profoundly admired his brilliant mind, up-tempo wit and his usual location of being two or three steps ahead of everyone else. Like Lester Bowie, he has achieved an individualistic incorporation of Louis Armstrong’s musical language and has placed that influence
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BOBBY BRADFORD Discography

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BOBBY BRADFORD Bobby Bradford With John Stevens And The Spontaneous Music Ensemble album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bobby Bradford With John Stevens And The Spontaneous Music Ensemble
Avant-Garde Jazz 1974
BOBBY BRADFORD Volume One (with John Stevens and The Spontaneous Music Ensemble) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Volume One (with John Stevens and The Spontaneous Music Ensemble)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1980
BOBBY BRADFORD Volume Two (with John Stevens And The Spontaneous Music Ensemble) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Volume Two (with John Stevens And The Spontaneous Music Ensemble)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1981
BOBBY BRADFORD Lost In L.A album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lost In L.A
Avant-Garde Jazz 1984
BOBBY BRADFORD Varistar (with Tom Heasley, Ken Rosser) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Varistar (with Tom Heasley, Ken Rosser)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2009
BOBBY BRADFORD Bobby Bradford / Frode Gjerstad Quartet : The Delaware River album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bobby Bradford / Frode Gjerstad Quartet : The Delaware River
Avant-Garde Jazz 2015

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BOBBY BRADFORD live albums

BOBBY BRADFORD Love's Dream album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Love's Dream
Avant-Garde Jazz 1975
BOBBY BRADFORD Freebop: Live Tracks album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Freebop: Live Tracks
Avant-Garde Jazz 1986
BOBBY BRADFORD One Night Stand album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
One Night Stand
Avant-Garde Jazz 1988
BOBBY BRADFORD Bobby Bradford / John Carter Quintet: Comin' On album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bobby Bradford / John Carter Quintet: Comin' On
Avant-Garde Jazz 1989
BOBBY BRADFORD Bobby Bradford / William Roper / Francis Wong : Purple Gums album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bobby Bradford / William Roper / Francis Wong : Purple Gums
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
BOBBY BRADFORD Live At The Los Angeles County Museum Of Art album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live At The Los Angeles County Museum Of Art
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
BOBBY BRADFORD Midnight Pacific Airwaves album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Midnight Pacific Airwaves
Avant-Garde Jazz 2009
BOBBY BRADFORD Reknes (with Gjerstad + Håker Flaten + Nilssen-Love) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Reknes (with Gjerstad + Håker Flaten + Nilssen-Love)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2009
BOBBY BRADFORD Live in LA (with  Mark Dresser, Glenn Ferris) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live in LA (with Mark Dresser, Glenn Ferris)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2011
BOBBY BRADFORD Kampen (with Frode Gjerstad, Ingebrigt Håker Flaten, Paal Nilssen-Love) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Kampen (with Frode Gjerstad, Ingebrigt Håker Flaten, Paal Nilssen-Love)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2012
BOBBY BRADFORD Love (with Frode Gjerstad, Paal Nilssen) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Love (with Frode Gjerstad, Paal Nilssen)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2012
BOBBY BRADFORD Bradford/Gjerstad Quartet : Silver Cornet album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bradford/Gjerstad Quartet : Silver Cornet
Avant-Garde Jazz 2014
BOBBY BRADFORD Bobby Bradford & John Carter : No u turn (Live in Pasedena 1975) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bobby Bradford & John Carter : No u turn (Live in Pasedena 1975)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2015
BOBBY BRADFORD Live At The Open Gate album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live At The Open Gate
Avant-Garde Jazz 2016
BOBBY BRADFORD Bobby Bradford / Hafez Modirzadeh / Ken Filiano / Royal Hartigan : Live At The Magic Triangle album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bobby Bradford / Hafez Modirzadeh / Ken Filiano / Royal Hartigan : Live At The Magic Triangle
Avant-Garde Jazz 2017
BOBBY BRADFORD Bobby Bradford / Hafez Modirzadeh / Roberto Miranda / Vijay Anderson : Live At The Blue Whale album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bobby Bradford / Hafez Modirzadeh / Roberto Miranda / Vijay Anderson : Live At The Blue Whale
Post Bop 2018
BOBBY BRADFORD Bobby Bradford / Frode Gjerstad / Kent Carter / John Stevens : Blue Cat album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bobby Bradford / Frode Gjerstad / Kent Carter / John Stevens : Blue Cat
Avant-Garde Jazz 2019

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BOBBY BRADFORD Spontaneous Music Ensemble album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Spontaneous Music Ensemble
Avant-Garde Jazz 2009

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