Musical Artist, Producer, Manager, Booking Agent, Consultant, Publisher, Educator, Arranger, Composer, Business Manager, Jazz Presenter, Jazz Club, Jazz Festival, Recording Studio, Radio Broadcaster, Television Broadcaster, Merchandiser
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I am a Malaysian bass player, educated in the USA and spent 17 years both studying & performing there and based in Phoenix, AZ. Played for various artists like Sister Sledge, Dennis Rowland, Khani Cole, Marion Meadows, Abel Valentino, just to name a few. Currently back in Malaysia, lecturing at the local Universities, producing local artists, arranging for albums & others, session bassist, and musical director for several Malaysian Artists.
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What Instrument do you play?
Piano, Bass, Drums, Other
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Glad to know things are good for you. NYC was great. Just trying keep working. I will be in Lithuania in May; Germany in Nov.; and possibly Russia in Dec. The guys send there regards.
Hey there!! Well I am going to be in Madrid this entire summer I am going on tour!! weeeee.... I used to live there... Yeh we have to play!!! I really dug your stuff!!! I did a few dates with Marion Medows... the summer storm with Norman Brown..... we shall play together.. you will see.... jejeje...my mobil.310.383.5621...email@example.com
The Jazz Network is exactly what the title suggests, a place where you get to mix and mingle with those who have not only an appreciation for Jazz but a forum to hear new up and coming artists as well. I've hooked up with so many of my old friends that I've lost contact with over the years here and it's been a great place to meet folk, appreciate good music and Musicianship. What an incredible idea!!
Pianist and singer Barbara Carroll was host Marian McPartland's second guest during the first season of Piano Jazz. Thirty years later, Carroll makes a return appearance to reminisce with her friend about their experiences at the Hickory House and the Oak Room. Carroll gives a charming performance of "Very Early" and McPartland improvises a musical portrait of her guest.
The great composer and bandleader was distraught over the 1967 death of Billy Strayhorn, his songwriting and arranging partner of 28 years. But Ellington took Strayhorn's passing as an impetus, born of necessity, to increase his own productivity. Here are five examples.
At the Village Vanguard, one flight down from the hubbub of New York City, in a tight space packed with people, we're about to embark on a musical odyssey by sea. Our captain is saxophonist Chris Potter, who's launching his Odyssey-inspired album The Sirens.
Divine: The Jazz Albums, 1954-1958 packs four CDs with Vaughan's music, recorded live or in the studio with bands big and small. Two live albums from Chicago nightclubs are standouts, partly when a performance threatens to slide off the rails.