Bob Sheppard (musician)

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Bob Sheppard
Bob Sheppard saxophone 2009.jpg
Sheppard in 2009.
Background information
Born (1952-05-04) May 4, 1952 (age 65)
Trenton, New Jersey, United States
Genres Jazz, jazz fusion
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Piccolo
Labels BFM Jazz

Bob Sheppard is an American jazz saxophone player.

Sheppard has been a studio musician on a wide range of studio, film and television projects, and has also recorded his own albums. Among the many artists he has collaborated with are Steely Dan, Rickie Lee Jones, The Manhattan Transfer, Kurt Elling, Burt Bacharach, Elvis Costello, Randy Newman, Chick Corea, Billy Childs,[1] Scott Henderson, Michael Franks, John Beasley, and Marilyn Scott.

He has recorded as the "Lounge Art Ensemble" with bassist Dave Carpenter and drummer Peter Erskine.[2] He also been an educator at the University of Southern California.




  • Close Your Eyes (2010)


  1. ^ Kelman, John (2005-09-16). "CD/LP Review: Lyric: Jazz-Chamber Music Vol. 1". All About Jazz. Retrieved 2010-12-22. 
  2. ^ Kelman, John (2005-10-18). "CD/LP Review: Music for Moderns". All About Jazz. Retrieved 2010-12-22. 

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