Charles Earland
Genres:
Blues, Jazz
Meta styles:
Hard Bop, Jump Blues/Piano Blues, New Orleans/Classic Jazz, Soul Jazz/Groove
Styles:
Hard Bop, Jazz Blues, Jazz-Funk, Mainstream Jazz, Soul Jazz

Charles Earland (24 May 1941?11 December 1999) was an American jazz composer, organist, and saxophonist. Earland was born in Philadelphia, and learnt to play the saxophone at high school. He played tenor with Jimmy McGriff at the age of seventeen, and in 1960 started his first group. He started playing the organ after playing with Pat Martino, and joined Lou Donaldson's band from 1968 to 1969. The group that he led from 1970, including Grover Washington, was successful, and he eventually started playing soprano saxophone and synthesizer.

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The Mighty Burner

The Mighty Burner

2
Year:
2004
Tracks:
10
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Funk Fantastique (1971-1973 Sessions)

Funk Fantastique (1971-1973 Sessions)

Year:
2004
Tracks:
9
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Organomically Correct

Organomically Correct

Year:
1999
Tracks:
12
Bitrate:
192 kbps
Slammin' And Jammin'

Slammin' And Jammin'

Year:
1998
Tracks:
8
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Blowing the Blues Away

Blowing the Blues Away

Year:
1997
Tracks:
8
Bitrate:
192 kbps
Earland's Street Themes

Earland's Street Themes

Year:
1983
Tracks:
8
Bitrate:
320 kbps
In The Pocket

In The Pocket

Year:
1982
Tracks:
5
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Earland's Jam

Earland's Jam

Year:
1982
Tracks:
10
Bitrate:
320 kbps
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