Born: December 29, 1958
Drummer, composer, arranger and producer George Schuller, a native of New York City, moved to Boston in 1967 where he was raised and educated, and later received a Bachelor's Degree in Jazz Performance at the New England Conservatory of Music in 1982.
For the next twelve years, Schuller was a fixture on the Boston area jazz scene performing with Herb Pomeroy, Jaki Byard, Jerry Bergonzi, George Garzone, Mick Goodrick, John Lockwood, Ran Blake, Lisa Thorson, Billy Pierce, Bruce Gertz, Mili Bermejo, John LaPorta and Hal Crook.
In 1984, he co-founded the twelve-piece ensemble Orange Then Blue recording several acclaimed albums, including the 1999 release, Hold The Elevator: Live in Europe and Other Haunts (GM Recordings). Orange Then Blue toured extensively throughout the U.S., Canada, Middle East and Europe during the early to mid-90s. ...
AwardsMassachusetts Artist Foundation Fellowship for Music Composition (1987)
Nominated for Best Jazz Drummer, Boston Music Awards (1990)
NEA Composition Grant (1995)
Julius Hemphill Composition Award (2000)
Listen Both WaysPlayscape Recordings
Like Before, Somewhat AfterPlayscape Recordings
Round 'Bout NowPlayscape Recordings
'Round 'Bout NowPlayscape Recordings
Round 'Bout NowJJ-Tracks
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- Listen Both Ways by Troy Collins
- Like Before, Somewhat After by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio
- Like Before, Somewhat After by Nic Jones
- Like Before, Somewhat After by John Sharpe
- Like Before, Somewhat After by John Kelman
- Like Before, Somewhat After by Troy Collins