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Randy Brecker Pays Tribute to Brother Michael at USF

On Monday, April 23, trumpeter Randy Brecker (pictured) paid tribute to his brother Michael, the late tenor saxophonist, in the last of three consecutive concerts at the University of South Florida in Tampa.

Joined by Chuck Owen and the Jazz Surge along with violinist Rob Thomas, Brecker played new big-band arrangements of Michael’s compositions, including pieces by the winners of the first International Jazz Arranging Competition.

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