Sunday Night Jazz Showcase
Program #336 (September 19 at 8:00pm)
Tom Harrell, (born June 16, 1946, Urbana, Illinois, U.S.), American jazz trumpet player and composer who was recognized for his lyrical improvisations and for his facility in both traditional and experimental styles of jazz.
Harrell spent most of his youth in the San Francisco Bay area, where he began playing in jazz groups when he was 13.
He graduated from Stanford University in 1969 with a major in music composition, and he also studied with alto saxophonist Lee Konitz.