Amazon.com Widgets

Mark Eisenman

No photos available. Upload them now.

Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: June 1, 1955    

Mark Eisenman

I'm a jazz pianist in Toronto who's originally from NYC. My latest Cd is a Quintet featuring Mark Eisenman (piano)

Pat Labarbera (saxophones) John Macleod (trumpet & flugelhorn) Steve Wallace (bass) John Sumner (drums) playing my original compositions.

I've been very active in the Toronto scene. I do a lot of accompanying gigs, playing in many bands. My reputation as a sensitive accompanist for vocalists seems to precede me. I also teach privately, and at York University. Please visit my web site for audio samples of my playing.

A few years ago I recorded with Jazz Drummer Jimmy Cobb, when he was at the IAJE in Toronto...
read more

Awards

Jazz Pianist Of the Year (Canadian Jazz Awards)
  • BUY

    Apparition

    Cornerstone Records Inc.
    2006

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=MarkEisenman

CD/LP/Track Review

More articles about

Post a formal announcement to the News Center. We'll publish it and syndicate it for you.

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Featured recording “APPARITION”

Latest Release

APPARITION

Cornerstone Records Inc. (2006)
'...he's a pianist of impressive idiomatic discipline, a bebopper in the swinging, mid-to-late fifties manner of the unsung Wynton Kelly and Sonny Clark, men who brought taste and technique to solos that were all snap and sparkle. Eisenman's contribution to this classic school is a comfortably controlled level of invention, not so facile as to seem merely practiced, or so giddy as to turn everything into a romp.” Mark Miller CD review of The Chant Mark Eisenman Unity/Page Rating ***1/2 Dec.18, 1997

”The T.O. pianist needs documenting as leader, though he's a sideman on many recordings.” CD Review-may 2, 1998 Geoff Chapman

Primary Instrument: Piano

Location: Toronto, ON

Willing to teach: Intermediate to advanced students

Credentials/Background:

York University, Mohawk College, The Jazz Camp, many private lessons for the past 30 years.

Clinic/Workshop Information:

The Art of the Rhythm Section Improvisation with the use of Space. Many other rhythmic ideas.
Rank: 5,748 Views: 4,399 Fans: 1
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

About | Enter

Tom Chang

Tom Chang

About | Enter

Cedar Walton

Cedar Walton

About | Enter

Sheryl Bailey

Sheryl Bailey

About | Enter

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW