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Urgent!!! Looking for 3pcs Jazz Band already in Shanghai.
 
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Status: CLOSED
Posted: Feb 11, 2011 @ 5:36 am
Updated:Feb 11, 2011 @ 7:54 am
Views:4,300
Bids/Applications:10
Categories:Band/Ensemble
Genres:Jazz
Skills:Singer, Drums Player, Keyboard Player, Piano Player
Band/Ensemble:mixed band
Location:Shanghai, CHINA

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Time Frame

Specific Date: March 3, 2011

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Posted on July 7, 2011 @ 4:27 amLocation: N/ACompensation: as proposed #10
by Gwen Wahman Jazz Group Gwen Wahman Jazz Group is currently offline. Click to send a message.
 
To Whom It May Concern:

We would greatly enjoy the opportunity to treat your audiences to an exciting and unique experience through the elegant musical stylings of the Gwen Wahman Jazz Duo, Trio, Quartet or Quintet, based in NYC, USA. We will uplift the spirits, soothe the minds and gladden the hearts of all with our music – swinging jazz. Please find below links to our websites, audio files and our different vocalist's you tube clips. We work with excellent established drummers such as Bruce Cox (who played with Sonny Rollins among many others) and plan to make another video recording this month. We prefer to discuss salary once we know the terms and conditioThank you for your time.

With Loving Best Wishes,
Gwen


Dave Jackson (Bassist)
http://www.davidwjacksonbass.com

Gwen Wahman (Pianist)
http://www.healingartscenter.info/?page_id=290

Audio files:

Rachel Price (Vocalist)
http://www.rachaelprice.net/

Rachel Price sings Cheek to Cheek:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gh4qfM6gkaY

Rachel Price sings Falta Amor:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=100OjEkNLPo&NR=1

Eve Cornelious
http://www.evecornelious.com/

Eve Cornelious sings in Vitibsk, Bella Russ:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJcTKSI47KQ

Eve Cornelious sings “Ain't Nobody's Business If I Do” at Smoke Jazz Club in NYC:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baz4ymBbcw0

Eve Conelious sings live:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8uvWz2TXU0k

Cynthia Holiday
http://www.cynthiaholidaymusic.com/home.swf

Cynthia Holiday sings "Walk With Me":
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3544Bbs2f8

Cynthia Holiday sings at Greater Hartford Jazz Festival:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DrZs96ACtkc

Cynthia Holiday and the Les Paul Trio at Iridium Jazz Club
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tMBifb-P6GY

Cynthia Holiday – NBC Today Show in NYC Live:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6bR9JBtie5M

Barbara King (Vocalist)
http://www.barbarakingjazz.com/

Barbara King sings “Perfect Timing”:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=77b_5ewDOZw

Barbara King video clips and short interview:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VkWuQOSHgRg

Barbara King sings on NBC Today show:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ph7zQeNkdFM&NR=1


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Posted on April 4, 2011 @ 7:26 pmLocation: Telford (UK)Compensation: as proposed #9
by Mannering Media Mannering Media is currently offline. Click to send a message.
 

The Linda Angelis Trio (Jazz/Swing) are looking for more Gigs and Venues, nationwide and worldwide... contact at www.lindaangelis.com

Linda has had much success with her own TV show in Malta and a radio series for the" Voice of the Mediterranean".
Other TV work has included BBC 2 playhouse as an actress and musician with Clive Swift, and a role on Granada TV's Coronation Street.

In 2007 Linda played a supporting role in the film Telstar, covering the life of 60s record producer Joe Meek.

In California she was heard singing and playing trumpet impromptu at the Hyatt Hotel in Monterrey. An invitation followed to record a live album in concert at KRML radio station for the Black Hawk record label with some of the finest musicians on the west coast of America including concert pianist Weber Iago.

In 2009 Linda co/wrote and recorded a jazz/pop album with hit record producer Andy Whitmore now released on Pixie records.

Linda is currently playing a season for the Ladbrokes casinos and the "Chez Gerard" restaurants mainly in London.

She will be touring in the UK, Turkey and Malta this year (2011) promoting her new album "Everlasting Circles" and in particular the track "Oh Lori" which has been used in a new French movie that had it's Paris Premier in February 2011.

Her repertoire includes jazz-cabaret/swing and Latin covers with her own songs on request or in concert.

The Linda Angelis Trio will be available for bookings from August 2011.

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Posted on March 10, 2011 @ 12:08 am
Updated on April 26, 2011 @ 3:30 pm
Location: Wroclaw (PL)Compensation: as proposed #8
by VOYTEK BAND VOYTEK BAND is currently offline. Click to send a message.
 


Greetings!
We would like to present to you the offer of our trio:

Wojciech Szeliski – Piano and vocal

Pawel Jaworski–Guitar and vocal

Arkadiusz Kubiak – Drums and vocal

We are professionally educated musicians. We have been collaborating since many years.

We are inspired and influenced by music duos such as Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong, Rosemary Clooney and Ed Bickert, among others. Our varied repertoire includes many jazz and pop songs, from different periods – since bebop. We have performed together many times in Poland, Germany and Czech Republic.

We are interested in work possibilities you could offer. Long time contracts are doable for us.

Here is a few words about us, our education and performing experience.



Wojciech Szeliski – born in 1959 in Torun, Poland.

1966 – 1974 Elementary music school, piano major for four years, double bass for four years.

1974 – 1978 high school.

1978 – 1982 Wroclaw School of Jazz and Popular Music, majoring in jazz vocal, minoring in jazz piano

1988 – 1990 jazz piano studies at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, USA

1992 – 2008 worked for the Lyon Theater Animacion as a piano player

2008 – 2010 worked for the Royale Caribbean Internationale as a piano player and vocal.

Since October 2010 work for the Dolls Theater in Wroclaw, Poland as a piano player.



Pawel Jaworski – born in 1980 in Strzelin, Poland.

1992 – 1998 National Music School 1st level in RadziejĂłw

1998 – 2004 National Music School 2nd level in Inowrocław, piano major

2002 – 2005 High School Language Profile in RadziejĂłw

2005 – 2010 studies at the Academy of Music named in Bydgoszcz

Arkadiusz Kubiak –

2002 – Circus KNIE Swiss

2004- Germany (Meny Night Club)

2010 Royal Caribbean International



Below I pasted a you tube link with our demo.


/musicians/10077


I am also attaching herewith a few pictures of us.

If you are not able to open this link I can send you our demo by skype.

My Skype name is wojtek wwwwww

I hope that our collaboration will be very productive. I thank you for your time and consideration.


Best Regards,

Wojciech Szeliski,Pawel Jaworski and Arkadiusz Kubiak


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Posted on March 4, 2011 @ 11:09 pmLocation: N. Myrtle Beach, SC (US)Compensation: $1,500 #7
by Tiimmyc Christopher Kilgour Tiimmyc Christopher Kilgour is currently offline. Click to send a message.
 
**I re-alize your posting was for a TRIO...but, I have taken the place of many trios...( especially in Resorts and Casinos ) I play Keys, guitar, Saxes, Flute and great Vocals.... AND have solid back-trax. Please consider me .. for future gigs.. you won't be disappointed.

If you are looking for an experienced, professional Entertainer/Musician for any venue...please check-out my videos.
I am comfortable doing a solo show on Piano, or Guitar or Saxophones..( Tenor, Soprano and Alto ).. I have over 500 songs "Tracked"... but am excellent as a Solo Pianist OR Solo Acoustic guitar OR ... piano bar or cocktail soloist!
I play great-cover tunes + top 40 + Buffet/Beach Boys + Country.. great on requests too !!
I can read and fake on all my instruments...have excellent vocals.

**over 20 years experience on Cruise Ships, Resorts and Casinos**
**Because of the Sax..I play great MoTown..60's.. Swing/Big Band..or just some sweet and sexy Cocktail Jazz !**
to see some of my videos... go to www.youtube.com then search for

Tim C Plays Sax...Hot
Tim C Plays Sax...Cool
Tim C Plays Guitar
Tim C Plays at the Piano
Tim C Plays Piano Bar
Tim C Plays Guitar on the Cruise Ship ...I have live shows also available

You can e-mail me at timplayspiano@yahoo.com



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Posted on March 2, 2011 @ 6:12 pmLocation: N/ACompensation: as proposed #6
by George A Johnson Jr George A Johnson Jr is currently offline. Click to send a message.
 


Hi,

Hope your having a great day This is the link to hear my new Cd on itunes.
Best wishes.. Maybe we can set up
some shows.
I'm the drummer and piano player that played and recorded with Mc Coy Tyner,Lou Donaldson and Mr. A.Ibrahim on tours. My first CD was called Turquoise Ocean. I sing over 600 songs.
I also have "George A. Johnson Jr. All Star Tribute" and it is number 1 in radio play in Canada. Let me know if you are interested. You can hear some of the music on my new CD.
I hope we can set up a show or tour in the future.
I wish you all the best,
George
This is from "Smother Magazine "

George A. Johnson Jr. All Stars - All Star Tribute Editor's Pick

George A. Johnson Jr. All Stars — All Star Tribute

Buy it from InSound Get this on iTunes

BCS Records proudly presents “All Star Tribute”, a truly all star jazz event. A full horn section with amazing piano players, guitarists, bassists, and drummers complement the album with wild uptempo improv jazz. Curtis Fuller loads in some juicy trombone along with fellow trombone players Wycliff Gordon and Clifford Adams. George A. Johnson Jr. is the leader of the pack showcasing not only his brilliant vocals but stellar percussion and sweet piano. In addition there's organist Charles Earland along with fellow pianists Shirley Scott, Rich Budese, Cedar Walton, and Abdullah Ibrahim. Wynton Marsalis takes time to show off his incredible trumpet skills. Big band jazz hasn't sounded this incredible since the early part of the 20th century

Featured Artist: George A. Johnson Jr


CD Title: George A. Johnson Jr. All Stars Band

Year: 2006

Record Label: BCS Records

Style: BeBop / Hard Bop

Review:

George A Johnson Jr., Born in Bridgeton, NJ in 1953, is a third generation drummer. Johnson Jr. began playing drums at the age of five and began playing professionally at the age of 12 in the Atlantic City music scene. As a young adult Elvin Jones and Art Blakey mentored Johnson; in fact, it was Jones who helped Johnson pick out his first set of drums.

Johnson's latest release is a debut on BCS Records entitled, the George Johnson Jr. All Stars Band. The release features such jazz icons as; Curtis Fuller (trombone), Ceder Walton (piano), Wynton Marsalis (trumpet), Wyclif Gordon (trombone) and Terell Stafford (trumpet). These are only a few names on this BCS debut, guaranteed to get you swinging and get your foot tapping.


The CD begins with a live performance recorded at the Montreax Jazz Festival entitled “Morgan,” a composition penned by organist Charles Earland, which pays homage to the late trumpeter, Lee Morgan. The tune sets an up-tempo pace for the soloist to explore upon with trumpeter Jon Faddis blowing bebop licks as Earland and Johnson keep the pulse driving. Earland contributes a fine performance rich in the tradition with a few sprinklings of modern intervallic structures for added intensity.

“Sleepy,” a nice mid tempo swing, set to an A-A-B-A song form with part of the melody quoting the Flintstones theme song. All of the soloist keep the bop language flowing with ample quotes of various melodies to keep the listeners interest and perhaps to continue the quoting theme that was heard earlier in the melody.

The third track is “Shaw Nuff” fast, with Johnson keeping the pulse light and swinging. The classic be-bop tune is eloquently performed by Shirley Scott (piano), Ed Wiley (tenor sax), Wycliff Gordon (trombone), David Phross (bass), and Terell Stafford (trumpet). “Scrapple,” is a be-bop inspired blues from a set with the Jazz Messengers with Johnson at the drum helm, featuring; Wynton Marsalis (trumpet), Donald Harrison (alto sax), Johnny O'Neal (piano) and Charles Farbrough (bass).

“Little Man,” another feature with the Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers with Johnson on drums, is an up-tempo piece that leaves the land of be-bop to explore the methodology of the post-bop era. Johnson's solo displays both melodic rhythms and driving passion. “I Didn't Know What,” displays Johnson's compositional skills with the post-bop angular melody over a driving undercurrent supplied by Johnson and Farbrough. This song is definitely a highlight of the ten track journey.

“Tuang Gura” finds Abdullah Ibrahim on piano setting up a beautiful ballad. However, Johnson's scorching brush work is a surprising entrance, and thus beginning the Middle Eastern influenced journey of sounds and exotic musical colors. “My Break Tune” and “Alice in Wonderland” are two more tracks recorded with the Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers with Johnson playing drums.

“Fly Me to the Moon,” features Johnson on vocals and rounds out the release with another dimension of Johnson's many talents.

George A Johnson Jr. has released a very enjoyable release that features an all-star line up of players, compositions and performances on BCS Records that any avid bebop to post-bebop listener would enjoy.



Tracks: Morgan, Sleepy, Shaw Nuff, Scrapple, Little Man, I Didn't Know, My Theme, Tuang Gura, My Break Tune, Alice in Wonderland, Fly Me To the Moon
Reviewed by: H. Allen Williams

June 29, 2006

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George Johnson Jr., All-Star Tribute
BCS Records, 2006

Modern big-band jazz fusion welded tight with the help of whiz-bang chops from top-dog cohorts such as Curtis Fuller on trombone, the piano blitzes of Cedar Walton, and Wynton Marsalis chipping in with his trumpet. Tutored by such drum-kit heavyweights as Elvin Jones and Art Blakey, the multi-talented Johnson has been around since the ’70s, recently finding himself the object of affection in the eyes of rogue acid jazz and hip-hop fans, which should come as no great shock in light of Johnson’s progressive approach. There’s no arguing with an album like this; high-grade all the way, it’s comparable to the Yellowjackets in their prime, whether walking a be-bop high-wire (“Shaw Nuff�, dazzling the Montreax Jazz Festival with warp-speed fusion (“Morgan� or cutting up some prototypical jazz (“I Didn’t Know What,� an original of Johnson’s). Outro track “Fly Me to the Moon� highlights Johnso n’s knack for baritone crooning, a surprise sweet spot that compels the listener to leave the CD in for another go. A-

— Eric Saeger

a.. World Music, AAA, Reggae, Jazz, Blues
>Music Reviews of World Music, Adult Contemporary, Reggae, Jazz, Blues,
>Classical
>
>
>George A. Johnson Jr. All Stars - All Star Tribute Buy it at Amazon
>
>
>
>BCS Records proudly presents "All Star Tribute", a truly all star jazz
>event. A full horn section with amazing piano players, guitarists,
>bassists, and drummers complement the album with wild uptempo improv jazz.
>Curtis Fuller loads in some juicy trombone along with fellow trombone
>players Wycliff Gordon and Clifford Adams. George A. Johnson Jr. is the
>leader of the pack showcasing not only his brilliant vocals but stellar
>percussion and sweet piano. In addition there's organist Charles Earland
>along with fellow pianists Shirley Scott, Rich Budese, Cedar Walton, and
>Abdullah Ibrahim. Wynton Marsalis takes time to show o ff his incredible
>trumpet skills. Big band jazz hasn't sounded this incredible since the
>early part of the 20th century.
>
>- J-Sin
>
My Programs and Playlists for August 2006
ARTIST/Track/Album/Label * = Australian
Thu 3/08/06 "Primetime Jazz" 7pm - 9pm "Mainstream - Something Old & New"
1) DAVID STRYKER/ Feelin' Good/Big City/Melbay Records
2) JIM PEARCE/Why I Haven't Got You/Prairie Dog Ballet/Oak Avenue
3) DON STIERNBERG/I Cover The Waterfront/Unseasonably Cool/Blue Night
4) CHRIS WALDEN BIG BAND/You Took Advantage Of Me/Home Of My Heart/Origin
5) PETER ZIMMER QUINTET/Woodside Blues/Burnin' Live At The Jazz Standard/Tippin'
6) LIONEL HAMPTON/Red Top/There Will Never Be Another You/Out Of Sight
7) JON CROSSE/Mary Had A Little Lamb/Kind of Blue & Pink/JazzCat
8) GEORGE jOHNSON JR/Little Man/All Star Tribute/BCS Records
9) CHUCK REDD/Li'l Darlin'/Happy All The Time/Arbors
10) CECILIA SMITH/Africa Rememberred/Dark Triumph/CEA MUSIC
11) MICHELLE NICOLLE*/Drop The Smile/What Kind Of Fool/NewMarket***
12) DANIEL SMITH/Doxy/Bebop Bassoon/Zah Zah
13) EDDIE DANIELS/My One and Only Love/Mean What You Say/IPO
14) CLARK WOODARD & JOE FARRELL/My Funny Valentine/Woodard & Farrell/BCS
15) JONATHAN KREISBERG/Pacific/Unearth/MelBay Records
16) LARRY VUCKOVICH/Blue Bohemia Suite/Street Scene/Tetrachord
*** = available at www.henk.com.au
George A. Johnson, Jr.
2765 Jackson Road
Williamstown, NJ 08094
Phone and Fax (856) 629-6763
Musical Abilities: Well versed in all types of music including jazz, standards, and
various types of ethnic music. Have successfully led several bands.
Instrument:: Drums and vocals (lead) Piano
Composer
Some
Albums/CDs: Karma/Charles Ear
Loveland/Lonnie Listen Smith
Until Sunrise/Ed Wiley re-released 1996
Aroma/Abdullah Abraham released 1995
In Remembrance/Ed Wiley released 1995
George A Johnson, Jr. CDs: Turquoise Ocean released 1997 / All Star Tribute 2006
Education: Master of Arts with Distinction in Music Education from Trinity College &
University
Experience:
1971-1974 Performed with Grover Washington, Jr. Held jazz workshops at
Berkeley College for Dean Anderson.
1974 Performed with Charles Ear, including the Mont Jazz Festival
in Switzerland.
1975-1979 Worked with various artists including Jimmy Garrison, Buster
Williams, Ron Carter, Lou Donaldson, Cedar Walton, Lonnie Listen
Smith, George Adams, Curtis Fuller, Johnny Hammond, Jimmy Merit,
John ThaĂŻs and Gene Ammos. Also performed during this time with
Johnny Lunch's Big Band at Club Harlem. Advertised for Paste
cymbals and appeared in the Paste International Profiles of Drummers.
1979-1982 Performed with McCoy Tyner, including European tour, the Atlantic
City Jazz Festival, Playboy Jazz Festival and Chicago Fest.
1982-1988 Winton Morsels and Charles Ear. Numerous society functions
including Mayor Wilson Goode's inauguration and Frank Sumatra's
birthday party at the Golden Nugget.
1990-1995 Performed with Abdullah Abraham (Dollar Brand) including European
tour, South African tour and Japan. Played with South African
National Symphony Orchestra. Conducted workshops and master classes at
Natal University in Durban South Africa for Darius Bareback PHD and
Cape University for Renee McLean.
Conducted a workshop in New Orleans at the Jazz and Heritage Festival.
Performed with Abdullah Abraham at Montreal Festival, The Forum in London, Jazz Hamburg, Opera Leipzig, and North Sea Festival. Is an endorsee for
Paste Cymbal Company, Sonar Drum Company, Aquarian Drum Heads, Cappella Drum Sticks. Music director for Abdullah Abraham.
1995 Performed with Craig Handy, Milt Hinton, Shirley Scott, Wickliffe Gordon, Terrell Stafford and Sir Roland Hannah.
1996 Currently performing with my own band. Performed at the Mellon Jazz Festival featuring Grover Washington, Jr., featured guest drummer with Willie Williams Quartet at Cape May Jazz Festival. Performed with my own band at the Newport Jazz Festival in Bryant Park in New York. Personnel in my band: Gary Thomas, Kenny Drew, Jr., Steve Kirby
1997 First Turquoise Ocean tour, touring Germany, Switzerland, Austria. Tour was a great success. Performed with Johnny Griffin and my trio. Musicians were John Hicks piano and Steve Kirby bass. We played at the Porto Jazz Festival in Portugal. We were very well received.
1997 to Present - Performing internationally with my own band.

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Posted on February 23, 2011 @ 6:40 pmLocation: Paris (FR)Compensation: as proposed #5
by Alexis Tcholakian Duo/Trio/4tet/5tet Alexis Tcholakian Duo/Trio/4tet/5tet is currently offline. Click to send a message.
 

Hi,

I'm interested.

I propose a singer (english mother tongue), piano and doublebass on jazz standards repertory.

Please tell me how much you pay, conditions... ?

Regards

Alexis Tcholakian

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Posted on February 18, 2011 @ 5:36 amLocation: Mandaluyong City (PH)Compensation: as proposed #4
by EDDIECAHOY EDDIECAHOY is currently offline. Click to send a message.
 



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Posted on February 16, 2011 @ 11:50 pmLocation: 0Compensation: as proposed #3
 

Hello there AMS.

We have been in touch back and forth a few times since I did two contracts in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where we met!

I am available immediately and back in Canada in between contracts looking for that next great contract. I realize the requirement is for the band members to be in Shanghai, but I wondered if there was any flexibility in that, or whether I could pay one way just to keep working?

Let me know what you think and thank you!


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Posted on February 12, 2011 @ 4:42 pmLocation: N/ACompensation: $12,000 #2
by Egils Straume Egils Straume is currently offline. Click to send a message.
 

Egils Straume Trio concert compensation includes payment itself –

$ 12 000 USD per performance, air round trip and stay.

Maris Briezkalns – drums,percussions,flutes.

Ivars Galenieks – double bass,flutes.

Egils Straume – Saxophone alto, tenor,soprano,clarinet, flutes,piano.

Egils Straume solo concert compensation includes payment - $ 4000 USD

per performance plus air round trip and stay.

Pleaase visit www.toxicdrums.com/egils-straume.html or www.toxicdrums.com/egils-straume-2.html

Contact via email : composer@hotmail.co.uk,

Telephone : +44 7956 418448

Skype: composer5769

Brgs

Egils Straume

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Posted on February 12, 2011 @ 4:08 pmLocation: Kharkov (UA)Compensation: as proposed #1
by Oleg Polyanskiy Oleg Polyanskiy is currently offline. Click to send a message.
 
Dear Sirs!

We are excellent duet from Ukraine - Oleg Polyanskiy (piano) and Olena Moskalets (vocals). We have performed for several cruise lines and 5 star hotels around the world. It would be great to work with your agency!

Here is the link where you will find our demo videos and photos - http://www.risingstars.com.ua/musicians/duos/pop-and-jazz-duos/ivory/

Thank you!

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