George Duke

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From George, with Love: A Message from George Duke
Seventy Fourth Ave. (feat. George Duke, Don Menza & Dave Young)
Midnight Bolero (feat. George Duke, Don Menza & Dave Young)

George Duke (January 12, 1946 – August 5, 2013) was an American musician, known as a keyboard pioneer, composer, singer and producer in both jazz and popular mainstream musical genres. He worked with numerous acclaimed 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 as well as for his collaborations with other musicians, particularly Frank Zappa.