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TED2009

Herbie Hancock: An all-star set

ハービー・ハンコック: 「オールスター・セット」

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伝説的なジャズ・ミュージシャンのハービー・ハンコックが、旧友2人(ヘッドハンターズの元ドラマーとベーシスト、ハービー・メイソンとマーカス・ミラー)と共に素晴らしい演奏をお届けします。美しくアレンジされた ハービー・ハンコックの定番「ウォーターメロン・マン」を最後までじっくりお楽しみください。

- Jazz legend
Herbie Hancock is an iconic jazz musician, known as much for his mastery of the traditional as he is for entirely changing the game. Full bio

(Music)
(演奏)
00:18
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(拍手)
11:04
(Music)
(演奏)
11:27
(Music) (Applause)
(演奏)(拍手)
14:13
(Music) (Applause)
(演奏)(拍手)
22:50
(Applause)
(拍手)
24:11
Herbie Hancock: Thank you.
ハービー・ハンコック:ありがとう
24:34
Marcus Miller. (Applause)
マーカス・ミラーと(拍手)
24:37
Harvey Mason. (Applause)
ハービー・メイソンです(拍手)
24:42
Thank you. Thank you very much. (Applause)
ありがとう
ありがとうございます(拍手)
24:48
Translated by Miwa Nagamitsu
Reviewed by Akiko Hicks

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About the Speaker:

Herbie Hancock - Jazz legend
Herbie Hancock is an iconic jazz musician, known as much for his mastery of the traditional as he is for entirely changing the game.

Why you should listen

Pianist and composer Herbie Hancock has been a part of every permutation and development of both acoustic and electronic jazz since his career began. He truly stepped into the spotlight in 1963, releasing his first hit “Watermelon Man” and then joining the Miles Davis Quintet. From these promising beginnings, Hancock went on to outdo all expectations, earning critical acclaim, the respect of his peers and commercial success. He has generated more than 50 albums, won 12 Grammys, received an Academy Award and even scored five MTV Awards in the 1980s.

Hancock is known for his extraordinary career as well as for his penchant for experimentation. A double major in music and electrical engineering at college, his fascination with musical gadgets led him to become one of the first jazz pianists to work with electronic keyboards. As well as using unexpected instruments, Hancock’s landmark albums blurred the boundaries of music, effortlessly mixing jazz with the once unlikely partners of funk, soul, rhythm and blues, and more. Hancock’s experimentation has changed the face of jazz forever, and even as he approaches his 70th year he continues to perform, create, push the envelope and amaze.

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Herbie Hancock | Speaker | TED.com