Bobby Shew



Bobby Shew

Rating
Active
1950 to 2010
Born
March 4, 1941
Location
Talking Rock, Georgia, United States
Biography
Bobby Shew (born March 4, 1941) is an American jazz trumpet and flugelhorn player. After leaving college in 1960, Shew was drafted into the U.S. Army and played trumpet with the NORAD band in Colorado Springs and on tour. After leaving the Army, Shew joined Tommy Dorsey's band and then played with the Woody Herman and then the Buddy Rich Big Bands in the mid- to late 1960s. In 1972 Shew moved from Las Vegas to Los Angeles where he did much studio work as well as play with some of the top big bands of the era through the end of the 1970s: Akiyoshi/Tabackin; Bellson; Ferguson; and others.

Top Songs by Bobby Shew


It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)

by Frank Mantooth Jazz Orchestra, Danny Barber, Howie Smith, Bobby Shew, Pete Christlieb, Steve Houghton, Matt Harris, Pat La Barbera, Kevin Mahogany & Frank Mantooth

Moonglow

by Allen Vizzutti, Bobby Shew & Vince DiMartino

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Trumpet Summit Prague: The Mendoza Arrangements Live

Trumpet Summit Prague: The Mendoza Arrangements Live

Randy Brecker May 12, 2015

7 Tracks

I Can't Say No

I Can't Say No

Bobby Shew May 27, 2008

8 Tracks

Salsa Caliente

Salsa Caliente

Bobby Shew June 9, 2006

9 Tracks

Heavyweights

Heavyweights

Bobby Shew May 23, 2006

9 Tracks

Trumpet Summit

Trumpet Summit

Bobby Shew November 30, 1995

11 Tracks

Tribute to the Masters

Tribute to the Masters

Bobby Shew July 25, 1995

9 Tracks

Trumpets No End

Trumpets No End

Bobby Shew January 1, 1984

12 Tracks

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