Born: June 5, 1954 Primary Instrument: Piano
Jazz pianist and educator Gerard D’Angelo has worked and toured with many jazz icons such as Anat Cohen, Gary Smulyan, Steve LaSpina, Joey Baron, Vincent Herring, Nat Adderley, John Patitucci, Chris Potter, Dick Oats, Lou Marini, Victor Jones, Buddy Williams, Mark Murphy, Jeff Hirshfield, Victor Lewis, Elliot Zigmund, Jay Anderson, Hilary Cole, Lainie Kazan, George Anders, Bucky Pizzarelli, Red Rodney, Mel Lewis, Ira Sullivan, Zoot Sims, Ira Sullivan, Georgie Auld, the Glenn Miller Orchestra, and many more. His compositions have been recorded by Nat Adderley, Vincent Herring, Ted Shumate, and Larry Willis. And interestingly enough, he also worked with famed American actor and comedian Billy Crystal in 1974....
New York, NY
Teaches privately and is a core faculty member at The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music and Manhattan School of Music.