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us: Bullock, Hiram

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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Osaka (Japan)
    • Death Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Peabody Conservatory of Music
        • Organization: (naf) University of Miami
        • Organization: (naf) 24th Street Band
        • Organization: (naf) Brecker Brothers
        • Organization: (naf) Atlantic Recording Corporation
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Miles Evans Orchestra
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Jazz-rock (Music)
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Jazz musicians
            (lcsh) Guitarists
        • Sources

          • found: Sanborn, D. Straight to the heart [SR] p1984: notes (Hiram Bullock, guitar & background vocals)
          • found: Independent online ed., July 28, 2008 (Hiram Bullock; b. Hiram Law Bullock, Sept. 11, 1955, Osaka, Japan; d. July 25, 2008, New York; 11 September 1955; charismatic jazz-rock guitarist)
          • found: African American National Biography, accessed January 2, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Bullock, Hiram; jazz musician, guitarist; born 11 September 1955 in Osaka, Japan; studied at Peabody Conservatory of Music and at the University of Miami; worked in local night clubs; New York, he worked with major recording artists, including Michael Brecker, Billy Joel, Kenny Loggins, and Barbara Streisand; recorded with Brecker Brothers, Gil Evans Orchestra, Steps Ahead, Miles Davis; cofounded the 24th Street Band; was a founding member of Paul Shaffer's band (1982-1984); became musical director of David Sanborn's Night Music series; was part of the house band on NBC's Saturday Night Live; acted as a musician in the film Under Siege (1992); recorded for Atlantic records (1986-1990); toured Japan with the Miles Evans Orchestra; died 25 July 2008 in New York, New York, United States)
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