Meet Marquis Hill: At age 26, Marquis Hill is already a well-known name on the Chicago jazz scene. After receiving a Bachelor's degree in Music Education/Jazz Studies, and studying privately at Northern Illinois University, he started performing heavily in Chicago. He has performed with artist such as: Dee Alexander, Tito Carrillo, Bobby Broom, Willie Pickens, Ron Perrillo, Victor Garcia, Benny Golson, Antonio Hart, Rodney Whitaker, Steve Turre, Ernest Dawkins, Maurice Brown, Corey Wilkes, Willerm Delisfort, Brian Lynch and many others. Shortly afterward, he recorded and released his sophomore album, Sounds of the City. Hill's third album, The Poet, is scheduled for an October 2013 release. Currently, Marquis is teaching at The University of Illinois at Chicago while maintaining a busy schedule of performances throughout the country. Instrument(s): Trumpet. Teachers and/or influences?
Marquis Hill-Trumpet Christopher McBride-Alto Sax Justin Thomas-Vibraphone Joshua Ramos- Acoustic Bass Bryan Doherty-Electric Bass Makaya McCraven-Drums Tumelo Khoza-Spoken Word Keith Winford-Bars Meagan McNeal-Vocals. released 22 October 2014.
Marvin Bugulu Smith), Fantasy (Tiffany Gouche' cover) [feat. His third full-length album, The Poet, appeared in 2013. In 2014, Hill gained even further acclaim by winning the prestigious Thelonious Monk Institute's International Jazz Competition. As part of his prize, Hill earned a recording contract with Concord Music Group.
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The Poet is the thirteenth studio album by American musician Bobby Womack. The album was released in November 1981, by Beverly Glen Music. The album reached the top of the Billboard Top Black Albums chart due to the success of the single "If You Think You're Lonely Now", which peaked at number three on the Billboard Hot Black Singles chart. Bobby Womack - Guitar, Lead Vocals. Nathan East, David Shields - Bass. Dorothy Ashby - Harp, Percussion. David T. Walker - Guitar.
Leading his fine working band, including pianist Joshua Moshier and alto saxophonist Christopher McBride, Hill ranges from catchy hard-bop originals to soulful and Brazilian-style ballads. A stylist in motion, he serves up fat melodic lines, purring plunger tones and snappy unison exchanges.
CreditsMarquis Hill - Composer, Primary Artist
William E. Lee - Composer
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|7||Nouvelle Orleans Marquis Hill||Marquis Hill||4:12|
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|9||The Poet Marquis Hill||Marquis Hill||4:34|
|10||The Color of Fear Marquis Hill||Marquis Hill||6:08|
|11||Vella Marquis Hill||Marquis Hill||5:54|
|12||The Indicator Marquis Hill||Marquis Hill||1:42|
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|14||Again Never William E. Lee||Marquis Hill||1:46|
|15||Legends Outro Marquis Hill||Marquis Hill||2:57|