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professional jazz vibraphonist, percussionist, hand drummer, pianist, composer, clinician, educator
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Charles Brooks, DMA is proud to be a supportive member of the K&K Sound Artist Family. Recently selected as a K&K Sound Artist of the Month, Brooks fully endorses K&K Sound amplification systems:"I have successfully used K&K Sound's vibraphone amplification system for more than a decade and it is because of their system that I am able to express myself wholly and successfully in various musical fashions and settings. K&K's products live up to their reputation and I would recommend them to any musician." -- CBDMA

Charles Brooks, DMA is proud to be a supportive member of the K&K Sound Artist Family. Recently selected as a K&K Sound Artist of the Month, Brooks fully endorses K&K Sound amplification systems:"I have successfully used K&K Sound's vibraphone amplification system for more than a decade and it is because of their system that I am able to express myself wholly and successfully in various musical fashions and settings. K&K's products live up to their reputation and I would recommend them to any musician." -- CBDMA

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Charles Brooks, DMA Releases First Solo Jazz Album

Louisiana Jazz Musician Charles Brooks, DMA Announces the Release of His First Full-Length Solo Jazz Album SOUL MAGNET 

BATON ROUGE — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Professional Louisiana jazz vibraphonist and percussionist Charles Brooks, DMA proudly announces the release of his long-awaited…

Brooks's Vibraphone Dissertation Selected for Inclusion in PAS Research Archives

This week, the international Percussive Arts Society selected Charles Brooks, DMA's vibraphone dissertation for inclusion in their research archives. Brooks's dissertation, "An Analytical Approach to Vibraphone Performance through the Transcription and Analysis of Gary Burton's Solo on 'Blue Monk,'" is…

Charles Brooks, DMA Releases First Full-Length Solo Album

BATON ROUGE – Professional Louisiana percussionist, jazz vibraphonist, and college educator Charles Brooks, DMA has officially released his first full-length solo percussion project entitled Empty Hand. Grounded heavily in the techniques and philosophies of martial arts, the album is…

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PINK FLOYD Tribute Experience Happens This Saturday, Folks

Saturday, July 8, 7 p.m.: Improv jazz-fusion aficionados The Charles Brooks Collective and powerhouse guest vocalist Margaret Fowler
Dyson House Listening Room

"We promised you a PINK FLOYD tribute experience and we're doing more than just delivering; we're…

July 8 - The Charles Brooks Collective to Play PINK FLOYD Tribute Show

PSST ... HEY YOU! Yep, this is happening ... for real!!!

On Saturday, July 8, Baton Rouge's explosive new (instrumental) experimental jazz-fusion group The Charles Brooks Collective will present an original, never-heard-before Pink Floyd WISH YOU WERE HERE tribute…

March 7 - International Recording Co. to Visit BRCC Campus

 

International Audio Component Manufacturer SOLID STATE LOGIC to Bring Mobile Production and Recording Studio to BRCC 

BATON ROUGE, LA -- Baton Rouge Community College will host Solid State Logic's custom-designed mobile production bus - The Broadcast Equipment Vehicle…

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