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Jazz Musician Database

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  • ADENIJI Heavywind (various)

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    ADENIJI the Heavywind (Multi-instrumentalist, producer, arranger/songwriter). ____ With a fine blend of western contemporary beats and ethnic sounds from Africa, his music continues to evolve with time. Press; “Adeniji is on this...
  • All Souls at Sundown (various)

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    Now in its seventh season, All Souls at Sundown is an evening meditation of jazz and poetry, presented monthly from October through May. Past performers include Claudia Acuña, Kenny Barron, Regina Carter, Bill Charlap, Wayne Escoffery,...
  • Allan Andre Markman (various)

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    Allan Andre Markman is an avant-bard on voice, saxophone, guitar, piano, and typewriter, equal parts literary and musical. Educated in the Western classical guitar tradition at the Mannes School, he went on to study rock, jazz, and...
  • Amanda Tiffin (various)

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    Amanda Tiffin (Piano and vocals) belongs to a new crop of jazz artists: musicians who are not only passionate and ambitious about their music, but who go the extra mile to polish their talent through formal training. Amanda graduated from...
  • Andile (various)

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    Born in Cape Town. South Africa in 1962.
  • Andy Guthrie (various)

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    Andy Guthrie is a composer, singer, pianist, and guitarist living and working in New York City. He was born on an Apache Indian reservation in Arizona, raised in Pittsburgh, and previously lived and worked in Santa Fe and New Orleans. Andy...
  • ARK (various)

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    Carlos Homs (piano), Karl McComas Reichl (bass), Colin Stranahan (drums)
  • Barcelona Jazz Orquestra (various)

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    The first permanent Big Band in Barcelona The aim of the Barcelona Jazz Orquestra is to bring jazz closer to the general public, respecting the accuracy and proximity typical of the genre. The BJO combines tradition and innovation, merging...
  • Bassekou Kouyate (various)

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    From his early days in Bamako when he was playing in a trio together with Toumani Diabate and Keletigui Diabate till today where he is pursuing his own career, Bassekou has transformed the traditional music of the ngoni into the modern...
  • Bay Area Blues Society (various)

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    The Bay Area Blues Society is a non-profit, organization dedicated to the perpetuation of Blues, Jazz and Gospel as an indigenous American art form. We are dedicated to the preservation, promotion and representation of this American folk...
  • Beat Funktion (various)

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    The all-Swedish funk sextet Beat Funktion pays homage to instrumental early 70s funk, groove, soul, disco and afro-beat jazz by playing fresh yet retro-style original compositions. They add a unique flavour to their pulsating 70s vintage...
  • Bill 'Bojangles' Robinson (various)

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    Bill “Bojangles" Robinson, was the most famous of all African American tap dancers in the twentieth century. Dancing upright and swinging, his light and exacting footwork brought tap “up on its toes” from an earlier flat-footed...
  • Bobo Jenkins (various)

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  • Boldin Alonzo (various)

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    Photography and music are a way of life for Alonzo and the past 20 years has proven it. He perfected his craft in school and out of school. From the first camera (Pentax) to what he uses now (Canon 7D), he has traveled after high school...
  • BOLO (various)

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    BOLO is a dynamic ensemble with Surya Prakasha (Lavay Smith) on drumset, vocals and harmonium, Eliyahu Sills (The Qadim Ensemble) on ney & bansuri flutes, oud, and upright bass, and Evan Fraser (Dirtwire) on West African kamale ngoni...
  • Boston Horns (various)

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    The Boston Horns is led by Garret Savluk and Henley Douglas Jr., former front men of the Heavy Metal Horns. Over the course of 20 years, they’ve collaborated and toured with a wide range of artists including Tower of Power, Extreme,...
  • Brinae Ali (various)

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    Alexandria “Brinae Ali” Bradley’s background in the arts is quite extensive. Her first experience began at age three when she put on her first pair of tap shoes. This introduction ushered in her destiny. Under the guidance of her...
  • Brooklyn Jazz Underground (various)

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    The Brooklyn Jazz Underground is a new collective conceived in the spirit of a new, do-it-yourself music industry, and the emergence of myriad independent artists and record labels, spawning a creative boom which counts Brooklyn as one of...
  • Carlos Bernardo (various)

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    Carlos Bernardo was born in Cardiff, Wales, in December 1971, son of Brazilian parents. He arrives in Rio de Janeiro only a few months later, and when he was 9 years old he moves with his family to Vit�ria, a city-island in Brazil. In...
  • Carolina Bubbico (various)

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    With many years of versatile training, Carolina Bubbico is a pianist, singer, composer and musician of great sensitivity and artistic spontaneity. After working as writer, arranger and vocalist in several ensembles, Carolina produces the...
  • Chase Foster (various)

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  • Crash Boom Bang (various)

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    Crash.Boom.Bang is in loose terms a theatre troupe. We reside at the Flying Monkey Arts Center located in the Lowe Mill in Huntsville, AL. Within the course of six weeks we completely and utterly from the ground up put on a play. These...
  • Cristina Pato (various)

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    Cristina Pato has already opened historical new paths for the Gaita (Galician bagpipe). In 1998 Cristina Pato became the first female Gaita player releasing a solo album and since then she has collaborated with world music, jazz, classical...
  • David Amram (various)

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    David Amram - composer, conductor, multi-instrumentalist A pioneer player of jazz French horn, DavidAmram is also a virtuoso on piano, numerous flutes and whistles, percussion, and dozens of folkloric instruments from 25 countries, as well...
  • David Gonzalez (various)

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    David Gonzalez With speech, sound, mime, dance and above all, inspired imagination, nationally acclaimed master storyteller/performer David Gonzalez is keeping the ancient art of storytelling alive. From London’s Royal National Theater...
  • David Tang (various)

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    I operate a recording studio and teach Recording Arts Technology and Music Production at the Vancouver School of Arts & Academics in Vancouver, WA, USA.
  • Devil's Workshop Big Band (various)

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  • Dr. Trevorkian (various)

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    I started getting serious about making music after living with James Darley of Minos Conway in 03 and 04. Ever since I've been getting better and aquiring new instruments, making better quality recordings and sounding better live.
  • Edoardo Marraffa - Tonino Miano (various)

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    Edoardo Marraffa Degree in Musicology from the University of Bologna (1995). Discography (among others): “Solo, Edoardo Marraffa”, Bassesfere c 005, 2000. “Porcyville”, Una Barca , Vakki Plakkula, ida 012, 1998. Specchio Ensemble,...
  • Fghr (various)

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    FGHR was formed by improvisatory masters Darryn Farrugia, Leonard Grigoryan, Luke Howard and Ben Robertson in 2003. Since then they have performed regularly in Australia, charting new territory to create the contemporary masterpieces...
  • Frantz Loriot and Tonino Miano (various)

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    Frantz Loriot Begins his music studies on the violin with teachers such as M. Yasuda- Raclot, the brothers A. & C. Pons, N. Dupin, I. Gitlis, Y. Tate, and P. Robault. He studies improvisation with R. Huby, Joelle Leandre, Barre Phillips,...
  • Gary Lester (various)

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  • Gavin Jones (various)

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    An eclectic singer who can perform in a range of styles from Big Band to Pop to Soul and Rock. Powerful vocalist with a fabulous stage presence.
  • Geoffrey Armes (various)

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    Geoffrey has honed a musical approach that walks a knife-edge between the singer-songwriter and ambient club or world fusion approach to music making. Improvising is an important process in Geoffrey's intuitive composing style. The UK born...
  • GruvAvenue (various)

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    GruvAvénue Producer/Leader: Vincent Ong Formally known as “Black Machine", GruvAvénue exploded onto the KL music scene with its inaugural performance in The Actors Studio, Plaza Putra in 2001. The show saw the dynamic band combining...
  • Gus Giordano (various)

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    Gus Giordano wrote the highly acclaimed Anthology of American Jazz Dance , the first book of its kind. Giordano organized the first Jazz Dance World Congress in August 1990. This event, co-sponsored by Northwestern University, assembled...
  • Hananeel (various)

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    Hananeel, a fusion jazz band with a new innovative sound created from the influences of jazz, fusion, rock, funk and gospel. The sound resonates with excitement, inspiration, and creativity from six of the most progressive minds in music...
  • Helen Petts (various)

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    Visual artist and film-maker, working extensively in the field of free improvised and experimental music and live art both in still photography and video. Currently working on “Adventures in the House of Memory" - large collaborative...
  • Helge Schneider and the Firefuckers (various)

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  • James Shipp (various)

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    Born in Columbia, Maryland, James Shipp moved to New York to study music, and has resided there ever since. James’ career is full of musics that inhabit multiple worlds. His earliest work of note as a sideman was with Tito Puente veteran...
  • Jason Carroll (various)

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    Wichita, Kansas native Jason Carroll was born into music. At the young age of only two years old, he began playing drums on his father's drum set. Seeing his interest in the drums, his father Jimmy began to work with him, providing drum...
  • Jason Carroll and the Smooth Jazz Symphony (various)

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    Jason Carroll (born November 12, 1985 in Wichita, Kansas) is a contemporary smooth jazz artist and producer known for his skillful multi-instrumentalism. He has worked with various artists, crossing borders in many genres. His debut album...
  • Jazz underGround (various)

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    Jazz underGround is a network of NYC's greatest jazz musicians with NYC churches that want to sponsor free or donation only concerts for the public. Musicians include John Pattitucci, Mark Turner, Greg Tardy, Gretchen Parlato, Johnathan...
  • Kelvin Roy (various)

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    Kelvin grew up in Flint, Michigan. His father was from New Zealand and relocated to the United States after travelling there as a Fulbright scholar. Kelvin had copious lessons on piano and trombone, plus some voice training from an early...
  • Konstrukt (various)

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    KONSTRUKT is: Korhan Futacı: reeds, flutes, voice; Umut Çağlar: guitar, organ, moog, double reeds, violin, flutes, percussion; Barlas Tan Özemek: electric bass; Berke Can Özcan: drums, cymbals, percussion.
  • LA Jazz Underground (various)

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    LA Jazz Underground is a NuJazz collective based in L.A.'s West Side. DJ's, producers and programmers, live musicians and vocalists, create a sound that is as cool and eclectic as the city itself.
  • Lama (various)

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    Lama is Nils Martin Larsen. Nils Martin Larsen is Lama. A band that has evolved into its present form over the last 2 years. That is two years of intense song-writing and studiowork to figure out what the thoughts in Larsen's head sound...
  • Le Boeuf Brothers (various)

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    Remy and Pascal Le Boeuf (saxophone and piano) are part of a growing New York jazz scene characterized by odd time signatures, alternative rock, and the influences of artists such as Radiohead, Brian Blade and Kurt Rosenwinkel. What makes...
  • Leroy Foster (various)

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    Bluesman Baby Face Leroy Foster was born on 12 February 1923, in Algoma, Mississippi. He was one of the pioneers of the post-World War II southern blues resurgence in Chicago, arriving in the city in 1945.Between 1948 and 1952. Baby Face...
  • Leviathan Brothers (various)

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    Two piece, electric jazz duo plays songs you've heard. Loudly.

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