Cecil Brooks III is an American jazz drummer who has worked with, among others, Marvin Peterson, Andrew Hill, Arthur Blythe, Russell Gunn, Etta Jones and Jimmy Ponder. [1]

A native of the Homewood neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Brooks released a number of albums for Muse Records and then Savant Records.[2][3]

He currently owns and operates a jazz club in West Orange, New Jersey called “Cecil’s”.[4]


As leader

As sideman

With Andrew Hill

  • But Not Farewell (1990)

Author Since: Oct 04, 2011

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