Expect to hear his virtuosic slap bass anchoring the proceedings, along with occasional forays on bass clarinet, in the service of clever covers and potent originals.
He is of African, Cherokee, Mongolian, and Irish ancestry. His early teachers included pianist Phineas Newborn, Jr. His closest childhood friend was trumpeter Booker Little. He also was a member of the Gerald Wilson big band.
Professional career[ edit ] In Lloyd was invited to become music director of Chico Hamilton 's group when Eric Dolphy left to join Charles Mingus 's band. Hamilton's albums on Impulse! He collaborated with Nigerian drummer Babatunde Olatunjiwith whom he played when he wasn't on the road with Hamilton.
For two years he remained with Cannonball Adderley, whom he credits in his own development as a leader.
His Columbia recordings, Discovery! Their first release together was a studio recording, Dream Weaverfollowed by Forest Flower: Live at Monterey Forest Flower was one of the first jazz recordings to sell a million copies,[ citation needed ] becoming a crossover success with airplay on FM radio.
Lloyd's Quartet was the first jazz group to appear at the famed Fillmore Auditorium in San Francisco,[ citation needed ] where they recorded Love-In The quartet fused improvisation, avant-garde jazzand free jazz with the psychedelic rock of the s. Miles Davis and other jazz figures were influenced.
Its performances in the Far East, the Soviet Union and the Eastern Bloc nations of Europe often marked the first time these audiences had heard an American jazz group live. He describes his music as having "danced on many shores". Despite recording several albums during the s and occasionally appearing as a sideman, he practically disappeared from the jazz scene.
During the s Lloyd played extensively with the Beach Boys both on their studio recordings and as a member of their touring band. Celebration released two albums. British jazz critic Brian Case called Lloyd's return "one of the events of the s. After the tour, Lloyd again retreated to Big Sur.
Inafter being hospitalized with a nearly fatal medical condition, Lloyd rededicated himself to music.
When he regained his strength in he formed a new quartet with Swedish pianist Bobo Stenson.
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