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Ethan Mann has lived in NYC since 1991. He is a guitarist, bandleader, sideman, composer and educator. As a bandleader he heads an organ trio with Greg Bandy and Chip Crawford. The trio plays jazz standards as well as creative treatments of modern pop songs. Mann also leads a trio with upright bass and drums which features his more intricate and moody compositions. Ethan features guest vocalists such as Eve Cornelious,Tessa Souter, Arlee Leonard, Roz Corral, Marion Cowings, Gregory Porter and many others on the first and third Saturday of the Month at Jules Bistro. He also works as a sideman with many great instrumentalists and vocalists at a wide variety of venues Including the Carlyle Hotel with Earl Rose and Paul Beaudry and the Anyway Cafe with Grace Garland


Acoustic Project

Label: Self Produced
Released: 2012
Track listing: Aria; Cavatina; Armando's Rhumba; Double Rainbow; What Was; Bourrée In E Minor; Spain; Song To The Pharoah King.


Article: Album Review

Arturo Vera / Ethan Mann: Acoustic Project

Read "Acoustic Project" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

The Acoustic Project is a confluence of classical styling, Spanish-tinged songs, and improvisational elements, brought together by two men who have ample knowledge and skill in all three areas. Guitarists Ethan Mann and Arturo Vera have known each other for two decades, having connected long ago when they were both at the Manhattan School of Music, ...


Article: Take Five With...

Take Five With Mike Rood

Read "Take Five With Mike Rood" reviewed by Mike Rood

Meet Mike Rood:Born into a musical family, Mike has always been immersed in music. He has been playing guitar since he was seven, and his early influences include Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jimi Hendrix. Mike also studied classical piano for 13 years, performing in dozens of recitals and competitions. He won the Nicolas Flagello ...


It's All About A Groove

Label: Self Produced
Released: 2010
Track listing: Foxy; What Are You Doing For The Rest Of Your Life; Betcha By Golly Wow; People Make The World Go 'Round; Stop, Look, Listen To Your Heart; Woman Please; Blues For Now; The Look Of Love; Minor Steps; Easy Living; You And The Night And The Music.


Article: Album Review

Ethan Mann: It's All About A Groove

Read "It's All About A Groove" reviewed by Raul d'Gama Rose

It's All About a Groove is all about three self-effacing musicians having a fine time playing some music that burns with a cold fire, and swinging, sometimes with a fair gusto. Most of all this date is about uncomplicated, yet attractive improvisation, as a group that rarely veers far from the melody, but ventures far enough ...


Article: Album Review

Ethan Mann: It's All About a Groove

Read "It's All About a Groove" reviewed by Woodrow Wilkins

Jazz, pop, funk, blues--put them all together, and you get It's All About a Groove, by guitarist Ethan Mann. Aided by keyboardist Albert “Chip" Crawford and drummer Greg Bandy, Mann presents a delightful mix of original songs and tributes. The three musicians started very young. Mann was 14 when he and a friend were ...


Article: Album Review

Ethan Mann: It's All About A Groove

Read "It's All About A Groove" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

While plenty of jazz fans are schooled musicians, an even greater number doesn't have significant training--or any training, for that matter--in music. These people might not know chord progressions or specific rhythmic patterns, but they do know if music feels good. When songs are stripped to their bare essence, the groove is often what creates the ...


News: Recording

Ethan Mann - It's All About a Groove (Petunia)

Ethan Mann - It's All About a Groove (Petunia)

Truth in titular advertising definitely applies to this trio date. Groove and feel are paramount to guitarist Ethan Mann's musical philosophy. Keyboardist Chip Crawford and drummer Greg Bandy are of a shared music-making consciousness. All three men have been gigging since their teens in a multitude of setting. Bandy had the distinction of working New York ...


News: Performance / Tour

Ethan Mann & Friends Featuring Jazz Vocalist, Francina Connors @ Jules Bistro

Ethan Mann & Friends Featuring Jazz Vocalist, Francina Connors @ Jules Bistro

Ethan Mann & Friends swing in Saturdays this week featuring guest Jazz vocalist, Francina Connors. Experience live jazz and delicious french fare at this great spot in the heart of the East Village! Ethan Mann & Friends Featuring Francina Connors Saturday, July 18 8pm @


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