Eric Gravatt

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Eric Gravatt
Birth nameEric Kamau Gravatt
Born (1947-03-06) March 6, 1947 (age 73)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
GenresJazz fusion, post bop
Prison guard
Years active1965–present
LabelsColumbia, ECM
Associated actsWeather Report

Eric Kamau Grávátt (born March 6, 1947) is a jazz drummer from Philadelphia.[1] He has played with McCoy Tyner, Joe Henderson, Weather Report, Byard Lancaster, Dom Um Romão.[2] He was a member of Weather Report from 1972–1974.[1][3]


With Byard Lancaster

With Lloyd McNeill

  • Asha (1969)
  • Washington Suite (1970)

With Weather Report

With Julian Priester

With Eddie Henderson

With Joe Henderson

With McCoy Tyner

With Tony Hymas

  • Hope Street MN (nato, 2002)


  1. ^ a b Black Box interview with Eric Gravatt, 2009 (2009). "A realist of jazz, Eric Gravatt!". African American Registry. Retrieved May 26, 2012.
  2. ^ "1619 Music Company". 1619 Music Company. Retrieved February 4, 2011.
  3. ^ Allmusic credits

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