BOB BERG

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The tragic death of saxophonist Bob Berg in an automobile accident has stunned the jazz community world-wide. Berg was driving with his wife, Arja, through a snowstorm when his car was struck by a cement truck. His wife was thrown clear, and although badly injured, is expected to recover, but the saxophonist was killed in the impact.

Berg was regarded as a major figure in his generation. He served an apprenticeship working with Jack McDuff, Horace Silver and Cedar Walton in the Seventies, then emerged to wider notice as a member of Miles Davis’s band from 1984-86. He went on to lead or co-lead his own groups, as well as working with other top names like Chick Corea.

The saxophonist was a strong and highly resourceful improviser in both acoustic and electric jazz settings, and developed a rich, hard-edged and beautifully articulated tenor sound.

He had recently recorded with the
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BOB BERG New Birth album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
New Birth
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1978
BOB BERG Short Stories album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Short Stories
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1987
BOB BERG Cycles album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Cycles
Bossa Nova 1988
BOB BERG In the Shadows album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In the Shadows
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1990
BOB BERG Back Roads album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Back Roads
Post Bop 1991
BOB BERG Enter The Spirit album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Enter The Spirit
Post Bop 1993
BOB BERG Virtual Reality album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Virtual Reality
Post Bop 1993
BOB BERG Riddles album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Riddles
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1994
BOB BERG Another Standard album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Another Standard
Post Bop 1997
BOB BERG Acoustic Quartet ‎: Exciting Story album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Acoustic Quartet ‎: Exciting Story
Fusion 1997
BOB BERG Bob Berg, Randy Brecker, Dennis Chambers, Joey DeFrancesco ‎: The JazzTimes Superband album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bob Berg, Randy Brecker, Dennis Chambers, Joey DeFrancesco ‎: The JazzTimes Superband
Post Bop 2000
BOB BERG Remembering album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Remembering
Post Bop 2005

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BOB BERG Steppin' Live In Europe album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Steppin' Live In Europe
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1985
BOB BERG We Miss You album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
We Miss You
Post Bop 2016

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BOB BERG New York Journey album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
New York Journey
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2008

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Geneva Concert
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2005

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