Featured Website: Rob Schneiderman
Rob Schneiderman was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in California. His Jazz career began in San Diego playing piano for visiting soloists such as Eddie Harris, Sonny Stitt, Harold Land and Charles McPherson. A move to New York in 1982 led to performing and touring experience with the likes of J.J. Johnson, Chet Baker, James Moody, Art Farmer and Clifford Jordan including trips to Europe and Japan A performance fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts featured Rob with George Coleman, Jimmy Heath, Claudio Roditi, and Slide Hampton. The collaboration with Slide resulted in the CD New Outlook, the first of Rob's nine recordings as a leader for the Reservoir Music label. These CD's contain over twenty Schneiderman originals as well as arrangements of many standards. The most recent release is entitled Back in Town, with Boris Kozlov on bass and Johnathan Blake on drums. Among the sidemen featured on the other dates are Billy Higgins, Rufus Reid, Brian Lynch, Ralph Moore, Peter Washington, Lewis Nash, Akira Tana, Billy Hart, Gary Smulyan and Ben Riley. Rob's Reservoir CD Keepin' in the Groove received 4 ½ stars (out of five) from Down Beat magazine. Rob's recordings as a sideman include sessions with Eddie Harris, J.J. Johnson, and TanaReid.
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Official Website: http://www.robschneiderman.com/
Máirtín O'Connor at Irish Arts Center, March 30
IRISH ARTS CENTER PRESENTS LEGENDARY ACCORDION PLAYER MÁIRTÍN O'CONNOR AND HIS TRIO, MARCH 30
"Genius is an overused word, but it sits lightly on the shoulders of Galwegian accordionist and tune composer Máirtín O'Connor." -The Irish Times
Legendary accordion player Máirtín ...
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Feburary 26: Allan Haris in Collins Park 3-6 PM
February 26 from 3 to 6 pm: Global Arts Project, Inc. and the Collins Park Neighborhood Association celebrate Black History Month with Allan Harris. This is the second of five FREE concerts in the Artscape Concert Series for 2017 in Collins Park, 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach.
Over the past 20 ...
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Ben Markley Big Band -
"Clockwise: The Music of Cedar Walton" -
Featuring Terell Stafford -
Release Date: February 17
Ben Markley -
Pianist, Composer, Arranger
"Ben has found a way to embrace the music of Cedar Walton and transform it into stellar big band arrangements that express his voice, sound and musical genius."
- Terell Stafford
Pianist Ben Markley, along with special guest trumpeter Terell ...
(Feb 15, 2017 - 17:01:19) [read more]
Stanley Jordan at Baryshnikov Arts Center
Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 8pm
Baryshnikov Arts Center
450 West 37th Street
New York, NY 10017
Tickets $25 at (866) 811-4111 or www.bacnyc.org
The Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) and Jazz Foundation of America co-present Stanley Jordan. Among the most gifted guitarists of his generation, ...
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Gary Burton and Makoto Ozone at Miniaci Center March 4.
South Florida JAZZ, the area's premier modern jazz organization, continues its 25th Anniversary celebration by presenting world-renowned vibraphonist Gary Burton
in a career farewell concert with long-term collaborator, pianist Makoto Ozone. The performance will take place on Saturday, ...
(Feb 15, 2017 - 14:24:08) [read more]
"Horizonte," 3rd Album by Brazilian Pianist/Composer David Feldman, Set for March 10 Release
With his new album Horizonte, Rio de Janeiro-based pianist David Feldman has fully come into his own as a composer artfully extending the samba jazz tradition. Feldman introduces his superlative working trio with bassist André Vasconcellos and drummer Márcio Bahia, and welcomes two very ...
(Feb 14, 2017 - 16:52:11) [read more]