Trumpeter Brad Goode is a unique and instantly recognizable virtuoso. Whether
working as a soloist, bandleader, lead trumpet man or sideman, for 25 years he
has consistently been one of the busiest performers in the United States.
Brad's jazz pedigree was established through his apprenticeship with many
legends of the music. As a youngster, he toured and recorded with Von
Freeman, Red Rodney, Al Cohn, Eddie Harris, Ira Sullivan, Frank Morgan, Don
Lanphere, Curtis Fuller, Jack DeJohnette, Ernie Krivda, Richie Cole, Rosemary
Clooney, Barrett Deems and many others.
Brad led his own combo in Chicago from 1986 until 1998, appearing at major
festivals and night clubs around the world, including a twelve year stint as
leader of the house band at the famous Green Mill Jazz Club