All About Jazz

Home » Musicians » AS IS

AS IS

AS IS is kicking off their summer tour this year in support of their highly anticipated CD release, Here’s to Life, later this summer. Recorded in NYC with Grammy-nominated producer, James McKinney, the album blends the duo’s signature intimacy with the talents of many special guest artists including drummer, Marcus Baylor; acclaimed saxophonist, David Binney; harmonica virtuoso, Gregoire Maret; bassist Rashaan Carter, Latin percussionist Alejandro Lucini, vocalists Christie Dashiel and Carl “Kokayi” Walker, and members of the Kennedy Center orchestra. Alan Schulman is a noted jazz guitarist from Cincinnati, Ohio who studied with the late great guitarist Cal Collins (formerly of the Benny Goodman Orchestra) and has appeared with noted jazz artists Anita Baker, Herbie Hancock, Wynton Marsalis & Michael Feinstein

Read more
“Stacey & Alan make music for all the right reasons: the art (witness their individual talents), each other, and their fellow humans (profits support Lyme disease research) – making this meditative work one of the finest of its kind.” – The Akademia, August 2015

“A Love Like Ours is nothing short of enchanting… The album’s fourteen-song lineup could have easily appeared on a Streisand, Michael Buble, Tony Bennett or Natalie Cole CD. None of these performers could have delivered a more dynamic release.” – All About Jazz, August 2015

“…there’s something hauntingly beautiful when you remove all of the exterior strings from a song, and you just have a single instrument and a voice like this…” —Jay Daniels, Radio Host, Simply Timeless - WRGG-FM (NPR affiliate)

27 Photos View in Slideshow

Discography

Here’s To Life

Here’s To Life

Night, Night The Elephant Productions
2018

buy
A Love Like Ours

A Love Like Ours

Independent
2015

buy

Videos