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Chris Greco - Standards, Vol. 1 - 2014 CD Release

Chris Greco - Standards, Vol. 1 - 2014 CD Release

As a saxophonist, clarinetist, and flutist Chris Greco free lanced, recorded, explored small, medium, and large group formats and was a significant contributor to the jazz culture of Los Angeles during the 80's and 90's. His Los Angeles jazz projects can be found on the gwsfourwinds records label. Standards, Vol. 1, a knockout disc played by supreme multi-instrumentalist Chris Greco together with ...

NEWS: AWARD / GRANT

Chris Greco - Nominee - Hollywood Music In Media Awards 2013

Chris Greco - Nominee - Hollywood Music In Media Awards 2013

Official Nomination Hollywood Music in Media Awards 2013. Chris Greco's jazz composition “Oliver" is a nominee for the 2013 Hollywood Music in Media Awards event. “Oliver" is a simmering up-tempo line that features Greco's wide command and nuanced approach on the tenor saxophone. For the third consecutive year reed player Greco has received a HMMA jazz composition nomination. ...

Chris Greco Quartet: Trane Of Thought

Read "Trane Of Thought" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

This record isn't an out-and-out tribute to saxophonist John Coltrane. The title--and title track--may suggest that it's all about that legendary figure, and the album-ending “Soul Eyes" serves as a secondary nod of affirmation, but saxophonist/multi-reedist Chris Greco doesn't just plant his flag on Coltrane's domain and call it a day. Sure, he delivers probing and ...

NEWS: AWARD / GRANT

Chris Greco - Best Jazz "Maia" - Hollywood Music In Media Awards 2012

Chris Greco - Best Jazz "Maia" - Hollywood Music In Media Awards 2012

Chris Greco received “Best Jazz" for his composition “Maia" Thursday November 15, 2012 at the Hollywood Music in Media Awards. The event, representing many categories and independent artists, was held at the classic and refurbished Fonda Theater in Hollywood, CA. "Maia" is from Greco's GWS-Fourwinds release Trane of Thought and represents one aspect of his varied work. Recorded ...

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Chris Greco - Nominee - Hollywood Music In Media Awards 2012

Chris Greco - Nominee - Hollywood Music In Media Awards 2012

Official Nomination Hollywood Music in Media Awards 2012. Chris Greco's jazz composition “Maia" is a nominee for the 2012 Hollywood Music in Media Awards event. This is the second consecutive year reed player Chris Greco has received a HMMA jazz composition nomination. Maia can be found on the release Trane of Thought on the independent GWS-Fourwinds label. The event ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Kansas Jazz Collective with Chris Greco at Benedictine College on March 24, 2012

Kansas Jazz Collective
March 24, 2012
7:30 pm
Benedictine College
O'Malley-McAllister Auditorium
Atchison, KS The Kansas Jazz Collective will present its second concert in a series on the campus of Benedictine College. The KJC is directed by music faculty performer/composer Chris Greco and each concert with the ...

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Chris Greco - Nominee - Hollywood Music in Media Awards 2011

Chris Greco - Nominee - Hollywood Music in Media Awards 2011

Official Nomination Hollywood Music in Media Awards 2011
November 17, 2011, Hollywood, California Chris Greco Jazz “Merope" About Chris Greco Multi-instrumentalist Greco free lanced, recorded, explored small, medium, and large group formats and was a significant contributor to the jazz culture of Los Angeles during the 1980's and the 1990's. His jazz recordings from this period can ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Kansas Jazz Collective with NYC Guest Vibraphonist

Kansas Jazz Collective
September 29, 2010
7:30 pm Benedictine College—O'Malley-McAllister Auditorium
1020 N. Second Street
Atchison, KS
USA This is the first concert of a new jazz series to be held at Benedictine College (KS) under the direction of Chris Greco. The 2010 Kansas Jazz Collective will be ...

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Kansas Jazz Collective at Benedictine College on September 29, 2010

Kansas Jazz Collective at Benedictine College on September 29, 2010

Kansas Jazz Collective
September 29, 2010
7:30 pm Benedictine College—O'Malley-McAllister Auditorium
1020 N. Second Street
Atchison, KS USA This is the first concert of a new jazz series to be held at Benedictine College (KS) under the direction of Chris Greco. The 2010 Kansas Jazz Collective will be comprised of Kansas ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Kansas Jazz Collective

Kansas Jazz Collective

This is the first concert of a new jazz series to be held at Benedictine College (KS) under the direction of Chris Greco.

The 2010 Kansas Jazz Collective will be comprised of Kansas City area jazz musicians and present a straight-ahead modern jazz quintet representing the music of some outstanding composer and performers of the ...