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1980
1980
Brecker Brothers
Tour Europe
Photos: Jesse Klapholz, the sound engineer as seen on the last picture)
 
1980 May
Recording session of David Matthews' Super Funky Sax
David Matthes, Neil Jason, Dave Sanborn, Don Grolnick, Ronnie Cuber, Andy Newmark, David Spinozza
Photos: Masato Hashi
1980 between September/October
Recording session of Yoshiaki Musuos'  The Song Is You And Me
Photo: Kosei Tamura
1980 July Europe
Brecker Brothers
Photo: Unknown
1980
Japan, with Peter Erskine
Photos: Peter Erskine
 
     
1980 July
Brecker Brothers
Jazzfestival Nice
Photo: Philippe Lacomblez
1980 July 19
Brecker Brothers
Jazzfestival Paris - L'Olympia
Photos: Philippe Lacomblez
     
 
1981
1981 between August 19 - October 29
Recording session of David Matthews' Grand Cross
Photo: David Tan
1981
Three Quartets with special Guest Dizzy Gillespie
Carnegie Hall New York
Photo: Darryl Pitt
1981, September
Steps: Mike Mainieri, Mike Brecker, Don Grolnick, Peter Erskine, Eddie Gomez
Recording sessions of Paradox live at Seventh Avenue South  (Jazz club owned by the Brecker Brothers)
New York USA
Photos: Deborah Feingold (color) Unknown (B/W)
       
1981 December 8-10
Steps: Mike Mainieri, Mike Brecker, Don Grolnick, Steve Gadd, Eddie Gomez
Recording sessions of Step By Step
Nippon Columbia Studio Japan
Photos: Unknown
1981
Chick Corea Three Quartets Tour. Japan.
Chick Corea: Piano
Mike Brecker: Tenor
Eddie Gomez: Bass
Roy Haynes: Drums
Photo's: Hiro Ito
1981, May
Brecker Brothers Japan
Kazumi Watanbe on Guitar, and Mark Gray on keyboards.
Photo: Unknown
1981
Italy
80/81 band
Pat Metheny, Mike Brecker, Charlie Haden, Dewey Redman, Jack DeJohnette
Photo: Unknown
       
1982
   
1982
Michael Brecker: Drums
Tony Lakatos: Tenor
Laszlo Gardony: Piano
Venue unknown
Photo: unknown
   
 
1983
1983, September 28 or 29
Steps
Seventh Avenue South - New York
Photos: Masato Hashi
1983, august 23
Don Grolnicks band  Idiot Savant"
Seventh Avenue South - New York
Photo: Masato Hashi
1983, december 15
Chuck Loeb Band
Chuck Loeb, Michael Brecker, Carmen Questa, Mitchell, Forman, Will Lee: Bass, Peter Erskine
Photo; Unknown
1983
Steps Ahead
Istanbul
Photo: Mike Mike Mainieri's website and Peter Erskine)
 
1984
 
1984, October
Recording session of Mark Grays' album The Silencer
New York
Photo: Kenji Takigami
1984
Steps Ahead
Camden Jazzfestal London UK
Photo:Tim Motion
1984,  June 6
Bob Mintzer, Mike Brecker, Bob Berg
Photo: from Bob Mintzers website
  1984
Michael Brecker on Saturday Night Live
Mike Brecker was in the "Hot Tub" sketch with Eddy Murphy (Impersonation of James Brown)
This picture was probably taken after the show.
New York
Photo: unknown
 
1985
1985,  during recording of Skin Dive
Mike Brecker, Claudia Franks, Steve Gadd and Michael Franks
Photo
: Claudia Franks
1985 August
Madarao Jazz Festival Japan
Night Session with Buddy Tate Mike Brecker and Branford Marsalis
Photo
: Unknown
1985??
Promo Steps Ahead for Electra Musician
Photo
: Darryl Pitt
     
1987
1987
Mike Brecker UK. Picture from magazine "Musician" september issue.
Article by Tom Moon

Photo: unknown
1987
With Henry Johnson (Guitar) and Roy Haynes (Drums)
Sweet Basil New York
Photo: Richard Laird
1987
Mike Brecker with Larry Carlton
Backstage at The Village Vanguard
Photo: Richard Laird
1987 July 18
Nimes - France
Photo: Unknown
1987 July 30
Michael Brecker
Paris - New Morning Jazzclub
Photo: Unknown
       
 
1987 October
Michael Brecker Band
Location Unknown (europe)
Photos: unknown
1987
Michael Brecker
Recording sessions of "Something's Going on"By 52nd Street
Photos: Unknown
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1987
Michael Brecker and Sam Zambito at a promo for AKAI.
Sam and Mike both did a lot of programming on synths for the EWI. Especially the Oberheim Xpander and Matrix 12
 
1987, July 11
Michael Brecker Band
The Hague, The Netherlands
Photos: Wilfried Rijsemus
 
1988
1988, July 8
Herbie Hancock Quartet
The Hague, The Netherlands
Photos: Wilfried Rijsemus
 
1988, April 15-18
Michael Brecker clinic (April 15-17) The Pic with the sax section (far right) is from left to right: Leo van Oostrom, Michael Brecker, Ferdinand Povel
Conservatory The Hague Holland
Photos: Louis Gerrits
 
 
1988, June 26
Headhunters II - Featuring Michael Brecker
Beacon Theatre, New York, USA
Photos: Judy Schiller
 
   
1989
1989 July
Mike Brecker band with special guest Franco Ambrosetti
Lugano - Switzerland
Photo: Unknown, from Franco Ambrosettis' website
1989, July 29
Mike Brecker and Stanley Turrentine
Tokyo - Japan
Photo: Ichiro Shimizu
1989, July 16
Mike Brecker Band
North Sea Jazz Festival - The Hague - Holland
Photos: Louis Gerrits