kids encyclopedia robot

Curtis Fuller facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Curtis Fuller
Curtis Fuller.jpg
Background information
Birth name Curtis DuBois Fuller
Born December 15, 1934 (1934-12-15) (age 85)
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Genres Jazz, bebop, hard bop, soul jazz
Occupation(s) Musician, composer, educator
Instruments Trombone
Years active 1953–present
Labels Blue Note, Prestige, Savoy, Impulse!, Epic, Atlantic

Curtis DuBois Fuller (born December 15, 1934) is an American jazz trombonist. He is known as a member of Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers and works to many classic jazz recordings.

Fuller continues to perform and record, and is a faculty member of the New York State Summer School of the Arts (NYSSSA) School of Jazz Studies (SJS).

kids search engine
Curtis Fuller Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.