Amazon.com Widgets

Sammy Nestico

Primary Instrument: Composer/conductor

Born: February 6, 1924    

At the age of 17, Sammy Nestico became the staff arranger for ABC radio station, WCAE, Pittsburgh, Pa. He received his B.S. degree in music education from Duquesne University, and has been honored three times by the school with an honorary Doctor of Music degree, the Distinguished Alumni award, and in 1994, he was inducted into the ?Century Club?. North Texas State also presented him with special music awards in 1978, 1979 and 1980. As an educator, he has directed the music programs at Westinghouse Memorial High School, Wilmerding Pa., Pierce College, Los Angeles, Ca. and the University of Georgia, Athens, Ga....
read more

  • BUY

    Fun Time and More Live


    2011
  • BUY

    Sammy Nestico: A Portrait of Sammy

    Fenwood Music
    2005
  • BUY

    Basie-cally Sammy

    Hänssler Classic
    2005
  • BUY

    Big Band Favorites Of Sammy Nestico

    Summit Records
    1998
  • BUY

    Night Flight

    Summit Records
    1986
  • BUY

    Dark Orchid

    Summit Records
    0
View Discography Page

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

Watch More Videos

New York Beat

CD/LP/Track Review

Extended Analysis

CD/LP/Track Review

More articles about

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Featured recording “Fun Time and More Live”

Latest Release

Fun Time and More Live

(2011)

Events Calendar

Sorry, there are no Sammy Nestico events available at this time. Submit one now.

TIP: Reach multiple calendar destinations with a single post. Learn now here.

Rank: 740 Views: 13,850 Fans: 4
Search
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Mark Elf

Mark Elf

About | Enter

Stefano Bollani

Stefano Bollani

About | Enter

Carmen Lundy

Carmen Lundy

About | Enter

Wadada Leo Smith

Wadada Leo Smith

About | Enter

Bandzoogle: GET STARTED TODAY - FREE TRIAL

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

Musician Search

Help improve the Sammy Nestico profile

All About Jazz musician profiles are maintained by musicians, publicists and trusted members like you. Interested? Tell us why you would like to improve the Sammy Nestico musician profile.