Moffett's debut as a leader features him with diverse groups ranging from duets to quartets and including such fine players as tenor saxophonist Michael Brecker, keyboardist Kenny Drew Jr, guitarist Stanley Jordan, drummer Al Foster, Kenny Kirkland on keyboards and several of his relatives (including his father, drummer Charles Moffett).
Charnett Moffett (born June 10, 1967) is an American jazz musician and composer known as an innovator and virtuoso who plays double bass, and fretless bass guitar and piccolo bass He currently leads and records and performs with his own bands and also tours and records in a duo capacity with singer, songwriter Jana Herzen. Moffett started playing bass in the family band, touring the Far East in 1975 at the age of eight. In the mid-1980s he played with Wynton Marsalis and Branford Marsalis
Charnett Moffett – Net Man. Label: Blue Note – BLJ-46993. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album. Art Direction, Photography By – Carol Friedman. Co-producer, Written-By – Charnett Moffett. Design – Condak Design. Executive-Producer – Christine Martin.
Charnett Moffett - Planet Home (1994). Songs in album Charnett Moffett - Planet Home (1994).
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CHARNETT MOFFETT is a fusion, world fusion post bop music artist. My approach to music is a bit more virtuosic than the norm because my training was unique. When I got to the bass, my dad didn’t start me on scales. Thanks to js for the addition and snobb for the updates. CHARNETT MOFFETT Online Videos. Charnett Moffett - Free the Slaves (New Album 'Bright New Day ' June 21) js.
Listen to music from Charnett Moffett like Kings And Queens, Music From Our Soul & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Charnett Moffett. As a teenager Moffett played in his father's band, but by the mid-1980s he had begun to create a reputation playing with Wynton Marsalis and Branford Marsalis.
Charnett Moffett – Treasure Biography. For musicians, compositions are precious reflections of the soul – aural snapshots of emotions, reflections and conceptions covering broad swaths of human expression and experience. Each offering allows the musician opportunity anew to communicate on varying wavelengths - conscious and subconscious, simple and complex, spiritual and intellectual. As a player and composer, and over the course of a fascinating career that began at a very young age, the virtuosic Charnett Moffett has been plumbing profound musical depths from within and without.
Bassist Charnett Moffett is one of those figures that we tend to take for granted, mostly because it seems like he's simply always been here. The once-upon-a-time child prodigy has been omnipresent on the scene since the mid '80s, holding down the low end for jazz's elite while bringing strength, consistency, and creativity to the fore through his bass work.