Al Turner

February 20, 2017

Al Turner

Al Turner says about SCARBEE CLASSIC EP-88S:
“Just when I thought that I had heard the best Virtual Instrument Rhodes, Scarbee does it again with the Classic EP 88s. It is simply the most realistic sounding Rhodes on the market!!!

Great Job!!!”


BIO

AL TURNER “THE BURNER” is certainly no stranger to the industry nor to many other artists. A bassist since the age of 12, Turner has played with some of the brightest luminaries in the business. Al is currently the Musical Director for Jazz Great Earl Klugh, as well as, KEM, and has performed with some of the top names in the music industry.

You can hear his cleverly and meticulous bass lines on recordings by Earl Klugh, Kem, Aretha Franklin, Oleta Adams, Anita Baker, Nancy Wilson, Randy Crawford, Gladys Knight, Bob James, Ron Isley and Patti LaBelle to name a few. In addition, Al has written and produced songs for recording artists Earl Klugh, Bob James, Kem, Tim Bowman, Edgar Wallace, Jr., Guy Ensley & Ron Otis. Always in demand, Al has toured the world performing with Earl Klugh, Kem, Bob James, Cheryl Lynn, Oleta Adams, David Benoit and Everette Harp. Television performances include, The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, The View, The Steve Harvey Show, Good Morning America, The Jimmy Kimmel Show, The Arsenio Hall Show, The Mo'Nique Show, as well as several performances at the White House.

Al’s artistry exceeds category and has been featured on many television and radio commercials. Driven by artistic mastery, Al Turner "The Burner" is an A-List side man and has performed hundreds of live shows nationally and internationally and continues to amaze and thrill audiences who will undoubtedly find themselves grooving to “Simply Amazing”, his forth album in 10 years. "Simply Amazing" finds the gifted producer, expanding his iconic style. This new album produced by Al Turner, along with co-producers Barry Eastmond, Dana Davis and Dave Isaac is a strikingly balanced record, that finds Al skillfully blending Jazz, Funk and R&B, creating an eclectic melodic statement. The album features all-star collaborations with the likes of Earl Klugh, Barry Eastmond, Ray Parker, Jr., Marlon McClain, Paul Jackson, Jr., Tom Braxton and Eric Marienthal and highlights Al's undeniable ability to create and amplify the talent of other musicians when they connect. His time is here!
Visit www.alturner.com for more music, information and social media links.




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