Support All About Jazz

All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. Pay $20 and we'll hide those six pesky Google ads that appear on every page, plus this box and the slideout box on the right for a full year! You'll also fund website expansion.


I want to help

Jeffrey Gimble

Raised in Texas blues country, in a house full of music, the son of Houston saxophonist and bandleader, Maynard Gimble, he began to reveal his budding talent at the age of four. But, despite his early connection with jazz – frequently going to gigs with his father — it was the musical theatre that dominated the early part of his long career. His resume as an actor includes performances in stage shows such as Hair, Forbidden Broadway and The Tempest, as well as the cult film, Crimson Force.

“For most of my life jazz was something I really liked, and I listened to it... but it was never something that I really explored until I moved to L.A. a few years ago.”

Read more
CD/LP/Track Review
Take Five With...
CD/LP/Track Review
Read more articles
”Gimble makes one heck of an entrance into the jazz world, with an impressive debut that's beyond good; it's quite frankly, terrific in style, swing and swagger” —Edward Blanco, All About Jazz

”an auspicious debut jazz album...a cause for celebration...” —Jack Goodstein, Seattle Post-Intelligencer

”The ebb and flow of variety is at times breathtaking. One of the best for 2013. Remember the name Jeffrey Gimble” —Brent Black, Critical Jazz

7 Photos

Albums

Premium Profiles

Behn Gillece Behn Gillece
vibraphone
Phil Allen Phil Allen
trombone
Ken Field Ken Field
sax, alto
Nicolas Bearde Nicolas Bearde
vocalist
Chris Abelen Chris Abelen
trombone
Hilary Kole Hilary Kole
vocalist
Synia Carroll Synia Carroll
vocalist
Sal La Rocca Sal La Rocca
bass, acoustic
Rob Reddy Rob Reddy
saxophone

All About Vince Guaraldi!

An exclusive opportunity for All About Jazz readers to participate in the celebration of a jazz legend.