“I have been paying attention to Greg Reitan for several years now, finding him to be a pianist and composer who is already quite impressive and who seems to have a great deal of rapidly developing potential.” - Orrin Keepnews, from the liner notes for Antibes, released January 12, 2010 on Sunnyside Records
A native of Seattle, WA, Greg Reitan’s interest in music began at the age of ten. “I was fortunate to study with a number of great musicians,” he says, ‘[including] pianists Joni Metcalf, Dave Peck and composer/drummer Jerry Granelli. Summers were spent at the Bud Shank Jazz Workshop at Port Townsend, WA, where I studied piano with Hal Galper and arranging with John Clayton.” He won two scholarships to the Berklee School of Music, and the Kreielsheimer Scholarship at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle....
Source: Eugene Holley Jr.
AwardsASCAP Young Jazz Composer Award, 2002, Finalist, Hennessy Cognac Jazz Search, New York, NY, 1996, Finalist, Great American Jazz Piano Competition, FL, 1995, Finalist, John Coltrane Competition, 1991, Grand Prize: Best Score “Dumbarton Bridge” Providence, RI Film Festival, 1999, Harry Warren Award for Film Scoring, 1995, ASCAP Fred Karlin Film Scoring Fellowship, 1996
Post No BillsSunnyside Records
Some Other TimeSunnyside Records
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