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Charnett Moffett

eb, b, *1967 US, New York City
Musician of Jazz

Charnett Moffett (born 10 June 1967) is an American jazz musician who plays piccolo bass, double bass and bass guitar.Moffett's given name was created as a combination of that of his father (Charles Moffett, the jazz drummer) and that of Ornette Coleman (the jazz saxophonist). Moffett played in his father's band and toured the Far East in 1975 at the age of eight. By the mid-1980s he had begun to create a reputation playing with Wynton Marsalis and Branford Marsalis. This led to a stellar career and Moffett recorded his debut album NETMAN in 1987 for Blue Note records. He has performed and recorded with a long string of musicians, including Stanley Jordan, Harry Connick, Jr., Ornette Coleman, McCoy Tyner, Kenny Garrett, Mulgrew Miller, Courtney Pine, Arturo Sandoval, Lew Soloff, Sonny Shar

  • Bass guitar
  • Bass
  • Double bass
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • Pop
Popular Tracks   
Trane Like on Trio Live in Gdynia by McCoy Tyner
Things Ain't What They Used to Be on The Bridge: Solo Bass Works by Charnett Moffett
Lazy Bird on Trio Live in Gdynia by McCoy Tyner
Will You Still Be Mine on Trio Live in Gdynia by McCoy Tyner
One Upon a Time on Trio Live in Gdynia by McCoy Tyner
In the Tradition Off on Trio Live in Gdynia by McCoy Tyner
Poinciana on Trio Live in Gdynia by McCoy Tyner
Where is Love on Trio Live in Gdynia by McCoy Tyner
Blues in' with Bob / Memories on Trio Live in Gdynia by McCoy Tyner
Free the Slaves on Bright New Day by Charnett Moffett

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Music From Our SoulCharnett Moffett2017Album
Spirit of SoundCharnett Moffett2013Album
The Bridge - Solo Bass WorksCharnett Moffett2013Album
TreasureCharnett Moffett2010Album
For The Love Of PeaceCharnett Moffett2004Album
Acoustic TrioCharnett Moffett1998Album
Still LifeCharnett Moffett1997Album
Planet HomeCharnett Moffett1995Album
Rhythm And BloodCharnett Moffett1994Album
NettworkCharnett Moffett1991Album
Beauty WithinCharnett Moffett1989Album
Net ManCharnett Moffett1987Album
Countin' On The BluesJohn Stubblefield / Hamiet Bluiett / Mulgrew Miller / Charnett Moffett / Victor Lewis1987Album
Bushman SongJohn Stubblefield, Geri Allen, Charnett Moffett, Victor Lewis, Mino Cinelu1986Album
Autumn LeavesManhattan Jazz Quintet : Lew Soloff, George Young, Dave Matthews, Charnett Moffett, Steve Gadd1985Album
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