Cecil Brooks

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.

A native of the Homewood neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Brooks released a number of albums for Muse Records and then Savant Records. He currently owns and operates a jazz club in West Orange, New Jersey called “Cecil’s”.


As leader