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Alan Steward

"Electronic World Fusion", an exotic mix of funk, jazz, world music and electronica" Alan Steward is a producer, songwriter and recording artist who produced hits for Grammy-winning and Platinum-selling artists like the multi-platinum...

Albert Marcoeur

Born on the 12th of December 1947, in Dijon (Cote-d'Or) 1958 to 1966: Studied clarinet at the National Music and Drama School of Dijon (teacher: Roger Desoomer) “I'm glad I did it. I must have learnt a thing or two…" 1963:...

Alex Ward

Alex Ward was born in 1974. He is a composer, improviser, and performing musician. His primary instruments are clarinet and guitar, and he has also performed in public and on recordings on alto sax, piano/keyboards, bass guitar, and as a...

Alex Weiss

Composer, multi instrumentalist and director for Different Drum, Señor Weiss comes from Farockaway, a small costal village on the edge of New York City. His love of music began as a little boy watching the marching bands parade through...

Alicyn Yaffee

Graduate of Kelseyville High School.Student at California State University Sacramento. Double Jazz Studies Major. Guitar and Voice.

Alison Marae

San Diego musician, Alison Marae and independent label, Chanteuse Records, released her 6 song debut album on November 1, 2012. The album features four originals written by Alison Marae. Musically inspired by early jazz and lyrically...

Altay Bayram

Kanun(qanun) player from Macedonia. Turkish,Arabic,Grece,Macedonian and Balkan music player. He was born in Skopje - Macedonia and till living in Ohrid. He finished a highscoll and university in Turkey - Istanbul He is one of the best...

Amy Denio

Denio (rhymes with ‘Ohio’ or ‘gennaio’) is a multi- instrumentalist composer and singer based in Seattle, WA. Home-taper since the Dark Ages of Analogue, she started her label Spoot Music in 1986, with the release of her first...

Andy Voelker

Andy Voelker is a Berklee trained jazz musician who has studied bebop, hard bop, modern jazz, free jazz, avant guard jazz, and so called noise music. Having embraced the Boston free music scene early on, Andy has been able to incorporate...

Beep!

Beep! is a musical collective comprised of pianist Michael Coleman, bassist Nate Brenner and drummer Sam Ospovat. Their music is based on concepts of group interplay, free improvisation, song writing and orchestration in a piano trio...

Birds of Chicago

Birds of Chicago, is a collective based around JT Nero and Allison Russell. Whether touring as a duo or with the full family band, Nero and Russell have emerged as two of the most compelling new voices in North American Roots music. For...

Bob Siebert

"LIVE @ STEINWAY GALLERY" was recorded direct to DAT with no editing except for fading on applause. This collection of Standards originally appeared on the old MP3.com website, where it received over 15,000 plays. The trio on this CD was...

Bobby Carcasses

Bobby Carcassés New Album “De La Habana a Nueva York" 9 songs...featuring Dafnis Prieto: drums, Yosvany Terry: saxophone & chekere, Osmany Paredes: piano, Yunior Terry: bass, Marvin Diz: percussion, special guest Andrea Bratchfeld:...

Cameron Turner

It is sometimes difficult to write a biography of someone whom you have known half of your life... Cameron is a man inspired by the world around him. Mainly the sounds that the ever breathing earth makes day to day. He is the only one who...

Carosones

In 1949 Renato Carosone founded is own band, almost unknown in an Italy rebuilding itself after WW2. In the next ten years he would go on to write a new page in the “Canzone Napolitana” throughout the world. In his own version of the...

Chris Light

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Daniel McDermott

Daniel McDermott is a Irish composer, pianist, producer and multi-instrumentalist (10 instruments). He studied classical piano and guitar from a young age before progressing to Jazz piano/flamenco guitar and tenor saxophone in college. He...

David Edward Williams

Bach. Degree in Music Composition Unv. of Md 1991 BFA Corcoran College of Art Wash DC 2007 Art Peformance/ Meat Market Gallery Wash DC 2007 Free Jazz Improv Performance/Solo Piano/ Corcoran College of Art Poetry Reading/Corcoran College of...

David Leikam

David Leikam is a San Francisco-based composer, creative, designer, improviser, and bandleader of the industrial jazz unit zBug. Being born with cerebral palsy has affected his body and speech, given him a distinct view into his creative...

David Panton

David Panton was born in the 1940s in the English Midlands where his formative musical experience revolved around singing in the local church choir and later with a mixed voice choir and an amateur operatic society. He began teaching...

Didi Tokaoui

composer, arranger, mixer, remixer and misc ! I'm an ecclectic and multi-instrumentist musician who live in Marseille, in south France after 10 years in Paris as a independant session and band musician, didi tokaoui is the new artist name...

Don Thompson

Don (Donald Winston) Thompson. Pianist, bassist, vibraphonist, drummer, composer, arranger, recording engineer, b Powell River, north of Vancouver, 18 Jan 1940. After childhood piano lessons he took up the string bass and the vibraphone in...

Dreaming In Colour

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Dwmtg

Meeting at a studio in 1997, veteran noise bassist Tony Gordon (Zandosis) takes the young and spirited drummer Dale W Miller (Palomar) under his wing and shows him the ways of truely playing free. Over years of playing together in various...

Eddie Durham

Eddie Durham, one of the most important Swing Era composer/arrangers, was born in San Marcos, Texas, on August 19, 1906. His father played the fiddle at square dances, and his oldest brother, Joe, who played cello briefly with Nat King...

EL's MystERy

EL's MystERy (BMI) is the trade name of progressive jazz rock fusion recording artist and composer, Tony Belcastro. Tony is a high functioning autistic savant who plays guitar, bass, percussion, drums, piano/keyboards, and various other...

Eric Haltmeier

Eric Haltmeier is an active performer on woodwinds, keyboards, and electronics. He has recorded and performed with 'Space Genetics' with Paul Scea, the 'Car Music Project' (an ensemble of instruments made from car parts), 'Stop Correcting...

Heiner Goebbels

Heiner Goebbels The composer and director Heiner Goebbels (*1952) belongs to the most important exponents of the contemporary music and theatre scene. His compositions for ensembles and big orchestras published by » Ricordi Munich are...

Highland Park Pops Big Band

The Highland Park Pops Big Band is a 17-piece jazz band that plays swing tunes, jazz favorites, dance music and big band standards. Performing primarily in the northern Chicago suburbs, the Highland Park Pops Big Band is interested in...

Hugo Fattoruso

Hugo Fattoruso was born in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1943. Fattoruso is a composer, arranger, multi-instrumentalist and vocalist.[1] As well as developing a career as a soloist, he has participated and performed in many different genres: Trio...

James Gordon

James Alex Gordon A Musical Biography Friends call him by the name of: Jim Birthplace: San Francisco, California Happy - with 2 Children 1 Grand Child : ) Vocals-Lead Trumpet-Tenor Saxophone,Piano Other instruments: Synthesizer, Trombone,...

James Henry Smith

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Jeff Brent

Piano lessons, guitar lessons, sax lessons, fiddle lessons, flute lessons, harmonica lessons, mandolin lessons. Styles taught: Jazz, Blues, Rock, Funk, Latin, C&W, R&B, and more! Jeff Brent has traveled the world as a professional...

Jeffrey Hayden Shurdut

Signal To Noise By: Lawrence Cosentino In the notes to his eight-part “digital box set” on Ayler Records, Jeffrey Hayden Shurdut calls himself a “moving portal,” a human receptor communicating “the all-out storm of the world.”...

Jessica Fichot

Armed with four languages and an array of instruments, Jessica Fichot is making world music that's truly universal. Drawing from her multinational background, Jessica has created a fusion of French chanson, gypsy jazz, vocal jazz and...

Jets Overhead

Our band lives on a massive island that is pigment green with sharp grey mountains moving slowly and peninsula fingers stretching out and snagging the sea. The people in the band are all different heights and all have very different tastes...

Joe Blessett

First instrument alto sax, moved on guitar, explored with synths first korg poly 800 and discovered that with a sequencer attach to couple of drum machines I could create much more. I have graduate to professional equipment, but the...

Jon Goforth

Jon Goforth Jon Goforth is known as a captivating musical storyteller with many voices. His music career spans thirty years during which he has performed live and been recorded many thousands of times. Yet every time Jon picks up an...

Joshua Geisler

Joshua Geisler plays the Bansuri, the North Indian Bamboo Flute, with a flowing, highly ornamented style that effortlessly weaves together Indian Classical Music and Jazz. With solid roots in both East and West, his music is at the same...

Justin Lewis

Has played guitar from mid teens, adding trumpet flute and alto/soprano sax since twenties.

Kevin Spears

Considered by many as one of the best kalimba players alive today, Kevin KalimbaMan Spears gift on electric kalimba/sanza has astounded audiences around the world. He is a performer of exceptional virtuosity and creativity who balances the...

Lajos Ishibashi-Brons

Lajos Ishibashi-Brons was born in the Netherlands in the early 1970s, but moved to Tokyo, Japan in 2008. He has been making music since the 1980s, but rarely professionally. Most of his projects mix(ed) influences from jazz, noise, drone,...

Laurence Bourdin

Rencontre la vielle à roue en Périgord à l’âge de treize ans et commence en jouant le répertoire des musiques traditionnelles d’Occitanie. Sa formation instrumentale se fait auprès de divers maîtres : Michel Lemeur, JF Heitzen,...

Mambo Legends Orchestra

The former musicians of the Tito Puente Orchestra have come together as the Mambo Legends Orchestra. The Mambo Legends Orchestra brings all of its incredible musicians together under their new name to bring their music to an international...

Marc Constant

Marc Constant - Multi-Instrumentalist & Composer. Marc Constant is a multi-instrumentalist and composer from Haiti. Marc started his music education by taking private lessons from his cousin Marcelin Denis. He continued his music studies...

Mario Rechtern

Born in Berlin 1942, he began playing the saxophone as a teenager. At that time he claims he had a lot of sounds to penetrate and questions to ask. While officially playing clarinet and violin he had to hide his first saxophone from his...

Max Vasquez

An Award Winning Composer(Los Angeles Music Awards Best Jazz Album and Best Lounge Artist 2006), since 1978, Max embraces all styles of music with a keen instinct for the nuances of each genre he excels in. At the age of nine, he performed...

Melvin Taylor

Life and times of Blues Guitarist Melvin Taylor Melvin Taylor was born in 1959 in Jackson, Mississippi. His musical roots however have always been in Chicago, where he moved with his music-loving, guitar playing family when he was just...

Miguel Serrat

Miguel Serrat started playing Latin percussion as a young boy. He studied Latin Percussion, Rhythm, Afro-Caribbean Rhythms and Merengue/Salsa Ensemble with local Latin percussion legends. He continued his studies and by the age of sixteen...

MuthaWit

MUTHAWIT featuring BOSTON FIELDER There's a difference between being immersed in music and getting lost in it. If the former is protective and predictable, the latter revels in chance and the unexpected. MuthaWit? Definitely the latter....
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