Bob Florence



Bob Florence

Rating
Active
1940 to 2010
Born
May 20, 1932
Died
May 15, 2008
Location
United States
Genres
Blues
Biography
Bob Florence (May 20, 1932 - May 15, 2008) was an American jazz arranger and pianist. Biography: Florence began taking piano lessons at five and initially intended to be a concert pianist. His direction changed when he was exposed to jazz at Los Angeles City College. At the beginning of his career, Florence worked as a pianist and arranger with Dave Pell. He founded his first band in the late 1950s, working with, amongst others, Herb Geller, Bud Shank, Frank Capp and Bob Enevoldsen. Florence later participated in big band projects in the Los Angeles area, working mainly with session musicians and as an accompanist to various singers.

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State of the Art

State of the Art

Bob Florence June 25, 2013

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Serendipity 18

Serendipity 18

Bob Florence November 30, 1997

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