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~LOOKING FOR RADIO AIR PLAY~ Contemporary Jazz CD: "For Your Love" by saxophonist Rick Britto

Posted on September 26, 2011 at 6:35pm 0 Comments

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Now Available on iTunes! Rick Britto's "For Your Love"

Posted on August 29, 2011 at 4:55pm 0 Comments

Now Available on iTunes!

Rick Britto | For Your Love | CD Baby

TrineArc Music Contemporary Jazz CD Release August 2011



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Where are you located?
New Bedford, MA
What is your affiliation to the Jazz World?
Musical Artist, Producer, Record Label, Educator, Clinician, Music Director, Arranger, Composer, Recording Engineer, Recording Studio, Jazz Historian, Fan
Tell us a little about your background...
Rick Britto is a well known jazz educator and musician from the New England area.

Rick's latest recording projects include: Trine: " +1", "In The Sky" and "Conversations with Erik & I" all released on the new TrineArc Music label!

Previous releases on other labels include: The Lord's Orphans: "Holy City", Trine: "Politics", Andy McWain Ensemble: "Resemblance" ," One O'clock Jump Live"

As a musician, Rick has performed with many artists and groups both nationally and locally including Karl Berger, Santi Debriano, Harold Jones, Freddie Redd, Kate McGarry, One O'clock Jump, Royal Hartigan, Wes Brown, Armsted Christian, Jim Robitaille, Semenya McCord, Marcelle Gauvin, John Harrison, Chris Poudrier, Bruce Gertz, Dave Zinno, Herb King, Kenny Wensel, Lou Columbo, Frank Wilkins, Alon Yavnai and numerous other musicians.

He has been double billed with such jazz notables as Ray Brown, Monty Alexander, Rosemary Clooney, D*** Johnson, Dave McKenna, The Artie Shaw Band, The Buddy Rich Band, and Count Basie's Orchestra.

In the world of popular music, Rick has performed with many R&B recording acts from The Drifters and The Tuneweavers to Tavares and even Queen Latifa to name a few.

Rick Britto is also a well known jazz educator from the New England area. A graduate of Berklee College of Music, he is a faculty member at both the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and Wheaton College instructing private lessons for saxophone and jazz piano, directing music ensembles and teaching Jazz Theory and African-American Music History. He has taught younger students locally by assisting band directors for both New Bedford and Old Rochester Regional High School Bands for years and currently teaches a few gifted younger students privately in his home. Rick has also adjudicated many concerts, clinics and competitions in school districts in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut.

Rick also owns a recording studio, Saurus Studio, where he has produced numerous projects for radio & television and engineered, recorded or mastered recordings for many artists locally. Latest projects include CD mastering for "Union", Cheryl Conte: "Fortress", "O Caboverdiano" and “Boa Vista” by Cape Verdean guitarist and cavaquinho player, Tazinho, Andy McWain Ensemble: "Resemblance", Trine: "Politics", Trine: " +1", Rick Britto - Matt Richard: "In The Sky" and his latest project Conversations with Erik & I", which be released this January 2011.

In the publishing world, Rick digitally restored and mastered old recordings for "The Music of South India" published by Prof. Matthew Allen of Wheaton College for Oxford University Press and scored music for "Jazz Consciousness Music, Race, and Humanity" by Prof. Paul Asterlitz for Wesleyan University Press.

Rick is also a professional web designer and web master for several artists and musician's websites including musical artists: Harold Jones, Semenya McCord, Candida Rose, Lonnie Gasperini, Marcelle Gauvin, The Dancing Dogs and Cobach Musik plus, psychic medium, Gail Hicks and Cape Verdean artist/photographer, Ron Barboza.

His newest venture is into the world of visual art! He just debuted his first piece of digital art work, "Mind, Body & Soul" a digital self-portrait, at Gallery X in downtown New Bedford as part of the Public Hanging Art Exhibit in August of 2010.

For more information on Rick Britto, please visit his personal web site: http://rickbritto.com
How did you hear about the Jazz Network? Please give full name of contact
Martin Barcos
What Instrument do you play?
Saxophone
What is your website address? Only websites that pertain to your business and how you can be contacted.
http://rickbritto.com
When Is Your CD Scheduled For Release?
January, September
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Into Your Love - Rick Britto - Joani Taylor - Nesta Talmadge

"RIP DEAR RICK!!!  You played amazing on the work we did and I feel very blessed and honoured to have met and worked with you. Your music lives on. "_/\_"   joani "
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Free Mp3 "Download of The Day" on AllAboutJazz.com"Into Your Love"New Contemporary Jazz CD"For Your Love"TrineArc MUsic 2011by saxophonist:Rick Brittofeaturing jazz vocalist:Joani Taylor See More
Oct 23, 2011
Rick Britto commented on Albert Rivera's group New CD available now!!
"Now Available on iTunes! New Contemporary Jazz CD  "For Your Love" by saxophonist Rick Britto With all fresh and exciting originals songs for lovers to enjoy, crossing from R+B and Soul to Funk and Hip Hop even Reggae and…"
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CD Release Party for "Conversations with Erik & I" at University Of Massachusetts Dartmouth - College of Visual & Performing Arts

October 12, 2011 from 8pm to 11pm
U.MASS DARTMOUTH PERFORMANCE SERIESRick Britto & Erik Van DamAvant-Garde Jazz Saxophone Duo"Conversations with Erik & I" CD Release PartyALL*ABOUT*JAZZ REVIEWDueling saxophones help make Rick Britto's new album among year's most unique releases!It is, without a doubt, one of the most original jazz releases of the year. Conversations with Erik & I is a unique experiment, two saxophonists engrossed in discussion, one that is told through the sounds of the instruments. liner notes by…See More
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~LOOKING FOR RADIO AIR PLAY~ Contemporary Jazz CD: "For Your Love" by saxophonist Rick Britto

~LOOKING FOR RADIO AIR PLAY~New Contemporary Jazz CD "For Your Love"by saxophonist Rick BrittoWith all fresh and exciting originals songs for lovers to enjoy, crossing from R+B and Soul to Funk and Hip Hop even Reggae and Latin grooves this CD is appealing to a wide audience of Contemporary Jazz listeners. Please…See More
Sep 27, 2011
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~LOOKING FOR RADIO AIR PLAY~ New Contemporary Jazz CD "For Your Love"

~LOOKING FOR RADIO AIR PLAY~New Contemporary Jazz CD "For Your Love"by saxophonist Rick BrittoWith all fresh and exciting originals songs for lovers to enjoy, crossing from R+B and Soul to Funk and Hip Hop even Reggae and Latin grooves this CD is appealing to a wide audience of Contemporary Jazz listeners Please contact…See More
Sep 26, 2011
Rick Britto commented on Jaijai Jackson's group Radio Broadcasters
"~LOOKING FOR RADIO AIR PLAY~ New Contemporary Jazz CD  "For Your Love" by saxophonist Rick Britto With all fresh and exciting originals songs for lovers to enjoy, crossing from R+B and Soul to Funk and Hip Hop even Reggae…"
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Radio Broadcasters

For all of you creative DJ's out there, please let the artists know who you are so they can network with you for airplay. :-) Don't forget to mention The Jazz Network to your listener's!! :-)See More
Sep 25, 2011
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"Thanks Dan!"
Sep 20, 2011
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Mind, Body & Soul - digtal self-portrait by Rick Britto

Mind, Body & Soul - digtal self-portrait by Rick Britto
Sep 10, 2011
Rick Britto left a comment for Lisa Star
"Why thank you Lisa for the compliment and for becoming my friend here on TJNW! :0) Rick"
Aug 30, 2011

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At 3:02pm on August 30, 2011, Lisa Star said…
Hi Rick.. love the sound of that horn!  Thanks so much for the welcome..  cheers!  LIsa
At 4:32am on March 12, 2011, Drivetime said…

Drivetime wishes you all the best and hopes you would check us out too.

Give all you got man......

Bernie/Drivetime

At 10:55am on March 9, 2011, John Coleman said…
Hello Rick and thank you for the friend request. I love your jazz, simply outstanding. Your style is reminiscent of my instructor back in the early 70's. Very cool and chillaxing.

God Bless !!

John Coleman
At 9:45am on March 9, 2011, Fredrik Carlquist said…

Hi Rick!

Thanx for the request!

Sounds great here on your page.

All the best!

Fredrik

At 3:21pm on March 6, 2011, Christian Promoter Shawn Papi said…

Thanks for the invite! Check out my new social network page at: www.heypapipromotions.ning.com

 

Talk soon!

At 8:39am on March 4, 2011, Hana Dolgin said…

I enjoyed your playing very much! Thanks for the invite to be "friends"! All the best,

Hana

At 9:31am on February 21, 2011, michelle davis gave Rick Britto a gift
At 4:59pm on February 9, 2011, yolanda ingley II said…
Hi Rick, hope you would like to be my friend.
At 7:39am on February 5, 2011, Miroslav Yordanov Ivanov said…
Thank you Rick ,i like your chill style as well ...
 
 
 

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