DON GRUSIN

Pop/Art Song/Folk / Post-Fusion Contemporary / Post Bop • United States
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Born in Colorado and influenced mightily by his immigrant father from Latvia, Don grew up in Colorado as a wannabe cowboy, played sports in school, and always had music as something to fall back on – if you grew up in the Grusin household, you had to practice piano. Don started when he was 6, and his musical influences came from square-dancing to country-western bands at the grange; from pianists Art Tatum, Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans and Vladimir Horowitz; to his dad’s strolling through the house playing 2nd violin parts of Bartok string quartets.

Also of influence was their small town R&B radio station where Don digested the music of the great soul and funk bands and singers. This is how Don’s interest in African and Latin American music was born. Adding to this was his older brother Dave, who pointed him, unwittingly really, to the great jazz players of the
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Jvc / Xrcd 1992
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Grp Records 1990
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Sovereign Artists 2004
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Don Grusin
Pop/Art Song/Folk 1981
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10k-La
Pop/Art Song/Folk 1984
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Raven
Pop/Art Song/Folk 1990
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Zephyr
Pop/Art Song/Folk 1991
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No Borders
Pop/Art Song/Folk 1992
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Native Land
Pop/Art Song/Folk 1993
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Banana Fish
Pop/Art Song/Folk 1994
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Laguna Cove
Pop/Art Song/Folk 1998
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Traveling Fancy
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2004
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Better Than Christmas (with Natali Rene)
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2004
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The Hang
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2004
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Geography (with Bill Sharpe)(aka Trans Atlantica)
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2006
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Piano In Venice
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2008
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Old Friends And Relatives
Post Bop 2008
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Trans Atlántica (with Bill Sharpe)
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2012

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