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Robert Hurst

b, *1964 US, Detroit
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. Robert Leslie „Bob“ Hurst III

Robert Hurst (born October 4, 1964) is an American jazz bassist.Hurst played guitar early in his career before concentrating on bass. He worked with Out of the Blue in 1985 and also did work with musicians such as Tony Williams, Mulgrew Miller, Harry Connick Jr., Geri Allen, Russell Malone, and Steve Coleman. From 1986 to 1991 Hurst played in Wynton Marsalis's ensemble, and played with Branford Marsalis in the early 1990s. He was also a member of The Tonight Show Band. His debut as a leader, 1993's Robert Hurst Presents, reached #13 on the Billboard Top Jazz Albums chart. He currently teaches jazz bass at the University of Michigan.

        
Instruments
  • Bass
  • Bass guitar
  • Double bass
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Hip-Hop/Rap
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Song for Dub on Surfacing by John Beasley, Robert Hurst & Vinnie Colaiuta
Personal Legend on Surfacing by John Beasley, Robert Hurst & Vinnie Colaiuta
Brother Blue on Surfacing by John Beasley, Robert Hurst & Vinnie Colaiuta
Elle on Surfacing by John Beasley, Robert Hurst & Vinnie Colaiuta
If so, Then... on Surfacing by John Beasley, Robert Hurst & Vinnie Colaiuta
Surfacing on Surfacing by John Beasley, Robert Hurst & Vinnie Colaiuta
Reverie on Surfacing by John Beasley, Robert Hurst & Vinnie Colaiuta
Seven Layers on Surfacing by John Beasley, Robert Hurst & Vinnie Colaiuta
Midnight Rule on Surfacing by John Beasley, Robert Hurst & Vinnie Colaiuta
Afromation on Black Current Jam by Robert Hurst

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Band Members
Discography


Title Artist Year Type
Black Current JamRobert Hurst2017Album
Gentle GiantsTal Cohen, Greg Osby, Jamie Oehlers, Robert Hurst, Nate Winn2017Album
DeterminationGlenn Tucker, Alex White, Dwight Adams, Rafael Statin, Robert Hurst, Vince Chandler2015Album
Climate ChangeBéla Szakcsi Lakatos, Tim Ries, Robert Hurst, Rudy Royston2014Album
Unrehurst, Vol. 2Robert Hurst2010Album
Bob Ya HeadRobert Hurst2010Album
Jazz Is A SpiritTerri Lyne Carrington With Herbie Hancock, Gary Thomas, Robert Hurst, Paul Bollenback, Wallace Roney2002Album
Unrehurst, Volume 1Robert Hurst2001Album
One For NamesakeRobert Hurst Featuring: Kenny Kirkland & Elvin Jones1993Album
Robert Hurst Presents: Robert HurstRobert Hurst1993Album
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