Duane Eubanks (born January 24, 1969 in Philadelphia) is an award-winning jazz trumpeter and flugelhornist, known for his participation in Dave Holland's big band. He is the younger brother of Kevin Eubanks and Robin Eubanks.
Eubanks was raised in a musical family, but stopped playing in his teens and instead pursued a degree in accounting; six years later, he conceded that this had been an error, and returned to music. He subsequently studied jazz at Temple University, where he played with Wynton Marsalis and Billy Taylor, and also spent two years training with Johnny Coles.
Eubanks released his first album, My Shining Hour, in 1999, having been approached by a producer who had heard him performing on his brother Robin's album 4: JJ / Slide / Curtis and Al.
Awards and honors
- My Shining Hour (1999)
- Second Take (2001)
- Things of That Particular Nature (2015)
- "DE3: Live at Maxwell's (2016)
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