CHRIS CHEEK

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Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Chris Cheek began playing the alto sax at the age of 12. Thanks to a strong public school music program and a highly supportive family, Chris had good educational and performance experiences from the very beginning. While attending Webster University, Chris played with a variety of local Jazz and Blues bands including legendary saxophonist Willie Akins' group and the Bob Kuban Brass. Chris went to Boston in 1988 to attend Berklee College of music where he studied with Herb Pomeroy, Joe Viola and Hal Crook. Chris moved to New York in 1992 and since then has toured and recorded with Paul Motian, Charlie Haden's Liberation Music Orchestra, The Bloomdaddies, and the Orquestra de Jazz de Matosinhos . Chris has also played with Bill Frisell, Brian Blade, Lee Konitz, Carla Bley, Tom Harrell, Wolfgang Muthspiel, Frank Carlberg, Eliot Zigmund, Brad read more...
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CHRIS CHEEK I Wish I Knew album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
I Wish I Knew
Post Bop 1997
CHRIS CHEEK A Girl Named Joe album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
A Girl Named Joe
Post Bop 1998
CHRIS CHEEK Vine album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Vine
Post Bop 2000
CHRIS CHEEK Blues Cruise album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Blues Cruise
Post Bop 2005
CHRIS CHEEK Saturday Songs album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Saturday Songs
Post Bop 2016

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CHRIS CHEEK Guilty,Live at the Jamboree album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Guilty,Live at the Jamboree
Post Bop 2004
CHRIS CHEEK Lazy Afternoon, Live at the Jamboree album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lazy Afternoon, Live at the Jamboree
Post Bop 2004

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