Maceo Parker

Maceo Parker

 

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Maceo Parker (/ˈms/; born February 14, 1943) is an American funk and soul jazz saxophonist, best known for his work with James Brown in the 1960s, as well as Parliament-Funkadelic in the 1970s. Parker was a prominent soloist on many of Brown's hit recordings, and a key part of his band, playing alto, tenor and baritone saxophones. Since the early 1990s, he has toured under his own name.[1]

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It's All About Love
Album
It's All About Love is an album by musical artist Maceo Parker, released on February 23, 2018.
Roots Revisited
 
Roots Revisited is an album by saxophonist Maceo Parker which was originally released on the Minor Music in 1990.
Mo' Roots
 
Mo'Roots is a 1991 album by Maceo Parker.
Life on Planet Groove
 
Life on Planet Groove is a 1992 album by Maceo Parker.

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Popular Albums15

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Song Appearances & References1

Live Album Appearances & References4

Musical Groups1

Musical Group References2

Minor Film Appearances & References1

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Gateshead International Jazz Festival - hear how Maceo Parker can't wait to take to the stage
  –  April 6, 2018
Alan Nichol catches up with Maceo Parker ahead of the launch of Gateshead International ... Where it started was in a music-loving family home in Kinston, North Carolina, where his father played piano and drums and both parents sang in the local church ...
Dec. 29-30: Maceo Parker, Beth Stelling, Greg Proops, Rick Estrin, Straight No Chaser, SF Magic Underground, Brothers Comatose
  –  April 1, 2018
Maceo Parker: The funk and soul bandleader and sax man (best known for his work with James Brown in the 1960s) kicks off a four-night engagement ... [9 p.m., Great American Music Hall, 859 O’Farrell St., S.F.] Con Brio: The Bay Area band — called ...
This weekend in and around Berks: April 13 to April 15
  –  April 13, 2018
Closing-weekend highlights include the Heart and Soul of Sax, including Kirk Whalum, Everette Harp and Maceo Parker, at 7 p.m. on Friday at the Scottish Rite Cathedral, 430 S. Seventh Ave., West Reading; Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton at 7:30 p.m. on Friday at ...
Big names coming to the Green Music Center this summer
  –  April 11, 2018
3 p.m. Outdoor lawn only, free. No ticket needed for entry. July 28 — Blues at the Green: Maceo Parker Big Band, Eric Lindell and the Grand Nationals, Deva Mahal. 2 p.m. Gates open at noon. Tickets: $35-$75; outdoor table, $40; lawn, $25. Special event ...
Gateshead International Jazz Festival - hear how Maceo Parker can't wait to take to the stage
  –  April 6, 2018
Alan Nichol catches up with Maceo Parker ahead of the launch of Gateshead International Jazz Festival. I must admit that when the line-up was first announced for Gateshead International Jazz Festival, which runs from Friday to Sunday in Sage Gateshead, one ...
Dec. 29-30: Maceo Parker, Beth Stelling, Greg Proops, Rick Estrin, Straight No Chaser, SF Magic Underground, Brothers Comatose
  –  April 1, 2018
Maceo Parker: The funk and soul bandleader and sax man (best known for his work with James Brown in the 1960s) kicks off a four-night engagement, with guest singer Judith Hill (of “The Voice” fame). [7:30 p.m., SF JAZZ, 201 Franklin St., S.F.] San ...
Reading area set to buzz with annual Berks Jazz Fest
  –  March 30, 2018
He said that’s a good thing because he’d be too nervous to play on stage with Maceo Parker, whom he looks up to. “Classic Berks concert — it sounds like a show I’d wanna see,” he said. Among the multitude of festival concerts is one that jazz ...

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