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Name: Eddie Jobson  
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Date of Birth: 28th April 1955
Place of Birth: Billingham, County Durham, England, UK
Profession: Composer
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Eddie Jobson is a British keyboardist noted for his use of synthesizers. He has been a member of several progressive rock bands, including Curved Air, Roxy Music, U.K., and Jethro Tull. He was also part of Frank Zappa's band for the Zappa in New York recording. Eddie also gained acclaim for being an outstanding violinist as well. In the 1980s, he released two CDs. The Green Album - with Zinc (1983) was performed in a rock-band format with session musicians, and Theme of Secrets (1985) was an electronic album and one of the first releases from New Age record label Private Music. Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, Jobson also built a successful career as a composer of soundtracks and jingles. He scored nearly 100 episodes of the TV series Nash Bridges. He produced the Bulgarian Women Choir's 2000 album Voices of Life, contributing three new compositions and playing violin on two of the new pieces. Since 2000, he has run Globe Music Media Arts , which describes itself as a music/video production company, music publishing company, and online store.

Solo Discography

  • The Green Album - with Zinc (1983)
  • Theme of Secrets (1985)

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