George Duke

George Duke
1946 - 2013

George Duke  American Musician

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George Duke was in a relationship with Jean-Luc Ponty.

George Duke had encounters with Dianne Reeves and Howard Hewett.

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American Musician George Duke was born George Mac Duke on 12th January, 1946 in San Rafael, California, USA and passed away on 5th Aug 2013 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 67. He is most remembered for Reach for It. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

George Duke is a member of the following lists: Epic Records artists, 1946 births and American dance musicians.

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First Name George
Middle Name Mac
Last Name Duke
Full Name at Birth George Mac Duke
Age 67 (age at death) years
Birthday 12th January, 1946
Birthplace San Rafael, California, USA
Died 5th August, 2013
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Musician, composer, musical director, producer, educator
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Reach for It
Music Genre (Text) Jazz fusion, R&B, Funk, Alternative Rock, Rock And Roll, Jazz Pop, Post-Disco, Crossover Jazz, Smooth Jazz, Progressive Rock, Jazz Rock
Music Genre Jazz, Piano
Year(s) Active 1967– 2013, 1967–2013, 1966–2013
Music Style Jazz-Pop
Music Mood Sophisticated
Instrument Piano
Instrument (text) Vocals, Piano, Synthesizer, Saxophone, Keytar, Flute, Bass, Trombone, Bass Guitar
Record Label Pacific Jazz, Pickwick, Mps/saba, Mps/basf, Atlantic, Epic/CBS, Elektra, Warner Bros., Bizarre, Telarc Jazz, Heads Up, MPS, SABA, Epic, Bizarre World
Associated Acts Stanley Clarke, Al Jarreau, Third World, Stevie Wonder, Jean-Luc Ponty Experience with the George Duke Trio, Frank Zappa, Cannonball Adderley, John Heard, Nat Adderley, Leon "Ndugu" Chancler, Lynn Davis, Napoleon Murphy Brock, Sheila Escovedo, Flora Purim, Billy Cobham, Earth, Wind & Fire, Jeffrey Osborne, Dianne Reeves, Kirk Whalum, Marcus Miller
Official Websites http://www.georgeduke.com/, http://georgeduke.com

George M. Duke (January 12, 1946 – August 5, 2013) was an American keyboardist, composer, singer-songwriter and record producer. He worked with numerous artists as arranger, music director, writer and co-writer, record producer and as a professor of music. He first made a name for himself with the album The Jean-Luc Ponty Experience with the George Duke Trio. He was known primarily for thirty-odd solo albums, of which A Brazilian Love Affair from 1979 was his most popular, as well as for his collaborations with other musicians, particularly Frank Zappa.

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
George Duke67 CapricornMusician
American
Dianne Reeves64 ScorpioVocalist
American
Howard Hewett65 LibraVocalist
American
Jean-Luc Ponty78 LibraViolinist
French

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Malcolm & Eddie1996Member of Musical ComboTV Show
Generations1989Johnny the piano playerTV Show
The Gavin & Lott Show1983TV Show
200 Motels1971Member of Mothers of InventionMovie

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