Tony Malaby Tony Malaby

Originally from Tucson, Arizona, Tony Malaby has been permanently based in New York since 1995 and has been a member of many notable jazz groups including Charlie Haden’s Liberation Orchestra, Paul Motian's Electric Bebop Band, Mark Helias' Open Loose, Fred Hersch's quintet and Walt Whitman project, Michell Portal's Birdwatcher, various projects with Daniel Humair and bands led by Mario Pavone, Tim Berne, Chris Lightcap, Kris Davis, Angelica Sanchez, Michael Attias and Marty Ehrlich.

His debut cd “Sabino”(Arabesque) made the NY Times and Philadelphia City Paper's top ten jazz lists for 2000. He has a brand new release: “Tamarindo” with bassist William Parker and Nasheet Waits on drums. It is available on the Clean Feed label. His other releases include: “Adobe” available on Sunnyside in the US, featuring Drew Gress and Paul Motian; Apparitions” on the Songlines label featuring Tom Rainey, Mike Sarin, and Drew Gress; and “Alive in Brooklyn Vol. 1 and 2” featuring Angelica Sanchez and Tom Rainey.

Tony leads several projects of his own including: APPARITIONS featuring: Drew Gress, Tom Rainey and Mike Sarin. The Tony Malaby CELLO TRIO, featuring Chicago cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm and percussionist John Hollenbeck. The quartet PALOMA RECIO(Loud Dove) with Ben Monder, Eivind Opsvik and Nashhet Waits. The trio TAMARINDO featuring bassist William Parker and Nasheet Waits on drums

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November 21, 2011

Tony Malaby - Novela (Clean Feed, 2011) *****

April 02, 2011

Tony Malaby's Tamarindo Live!

August 26, 2010

Mark Turner and Tony Malaby Step in at Village Vanguard

June 06, 2010

Gigging: Tony Malaby's Tamarindo at Jazz Gallery

May 14, 2010

Tony Malaby and His Horn Bring the Clean Feed Festival's New York Shows...

March 01, 2009

Songs from Iceland Featuring Tony Malaby

October 27, 2008

Tony Malaby Cello Trio - Warblepeck (Songlines, 2008)

January 04, 2008

Tony Malaby's Cello Trio (Fri) Pete Zimmer Group (Sat) at Cornelia...

December 31, 2007

Ribs & Brisket Revue (Mon) Speakeasy (Tue) Tony Malaby's Cello Trio...

December 21, 2007

Jeremy Udden Quartet (Fri) Tony Malaby's Apparitions (Sat) Cameron...

December 17, 2007

Mark Weinstein QT (Mon) Kaiku (Tue) Kim Bock QT (Wed) Yoon Sun Choi and...

September 14, 2007

Tony Malaby/Mark Helias (Fri) Jeremy Steig Trio (Sat) Sam Sadigursky's...

September 10, 2007

Composers Collaborative (Mon) Morrison Motel (Tue) Steve Northeast...

April 09, 2007

Composers Collaborative (Mon) Morrison Motel (Tue) Mauricio de Souza...

March 26, 2007

Mindy's Monday (Mon) Joel Newton Situation (Tue) Soul of the Blues...

December 01, 2006

Tony Malaby Tuba Trio (Fri) Ryan Scott And Sean Wood (Sat) Victor...

August 11, 2006

Violinist John Ettinger releases new CD "Kissinger in Space" with Tony...

March 19, 2006

Brian Allen Trio with Tony Malaby and Tom Rainey Southwest Tour

October 14, 2005

Jeremy Steig Qt (Tonight) Morrison Motel (Tue) Tony Malaby Qnt (Sat) &...

February 10, 2005

Ben Waltzer Trio + 1 featuring Tony Malaby at Cornelia Street Cafe...


Albums by Tony Malaby

Album Incantations by Tony Malaby


Clean Feed Records

Album Scorpion Eater by Tony Malaby

Scorpion Eater

Clean Feed Records



Clean Feed Records


Paloma Recio

New World Records



Clean Feed Records


Twines of Colesion

Clean Feed Records


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