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Jim Jacobs

Rank #1 US Gurnee, IL Jazz / Latin Jazz / Holiday

50% of sales go to the charity Fender Music Foundation.

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Sounds Like: Miles Davis, Chet Baker, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, Chris Botti

Label: Sound Bites

Manager: Jim Jacobs

Bio: At 6, Jim started trumpet by observing his older sister’s group lessons. He led his first band as a Cub Scout project. His first gig as a “ringer” in a local junior high’s band was paid in pizza. Not much has changed. At 12, Jim discovered his passion with the Highland Park Pops where he can s... See Full Bio

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““Recado Bossa Nova” is a perfect song to listen to after a busy day. Nice guitarist playing on this track. A real pleasure coming across your selection of standards, and all played with smooth style & taste.”
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  • Matthews Ink (Artist) Matthews Ink
    Your music has a lot of style and class! You are a true professional! Well done!
  • Tony Frank (Artist) Tony Frank
    One word? Swingin'!!
  • The Nonsense Buffer (Artist) The Nonsense Buffer
    Jammin' to secret love right now. Great stuff. Peace!
  • Kane'd (Artist) Kane'd
    Really enjoyed your music! Very chilled and nice n the ear! Great job :-)
  • Bonde (Artist) Bonde
    Hi Jim Jacobs! Great music! God Bless you! Happiness!!! Success!!!
    Hey Jim, checking out Red Top :) awesome muted trumpet! Stay tuned in 2014 - and help Producer, Singer/Songwriter and Multi-Instrumentalist WR to be heard. The debut ...
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Q: Do you play a Bat Mitzvah luncheons for back ground music? If so what do you charge for a 3 hr party in Northbrook?
A: We certainly can do this. Please, email me at jimjacobsmusic@gmail.com with full details. I will in turn, send you a bid. If you prefer, you can phone/text me at 847/372-0656. Thanks for the inquiry!

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