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George DeLancey

A native of Cambridge, OH, and a student of such prestigious programs as the Columbus Youth Jazz Orchestra and the Michigan State University Jazz Studies Program, where he studied under Rodney Whitaker. He has worked with notable bandleaders Johnny O’Neal, Wessell Anderson, Willie Jones III, Philip and Winard Harper, Christian Howes, Houston Person, Tia Fuller, Bria Skonberg, as well as many others in New York and throughout the Midwest. He is active nationally as a bandleader and educator, and has worked with programs including Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Jazz for Young People, Christian Howes’ Creative Strings Workshop, and Keith Hall's Summer Drum Intensive

Paradise (George DeLancey)

Label: George DeLancey Music
Released: 2020
Track listing: 1. Paradise (DeLancey) 4:48 Serene tone poem featuring tenor saxophonist Jonathan Beshay 2. Bohemia After Dark (Oscar Pettiford) 4:00 Blistering bebop excursion, a tribute to bassist/ composer Oscar Pettiford and the Cannonball Adderley Quintet recording “In San Francisco.” soloists: George DeLancey (bass), Mike Sailors (trumpet), Caleb Wheeler Curtis (alto sax), Tadataka Unno (piano) 3. To Another Girl (DeLancey) 3:31 Brooding ballad with shades of Charles Mingus and Gil Evans 4. Skating in Central Park (John Lewis) 4:30 Classical meets Jazz arrangement of MJQ classic waltz, featuring Tadataka Unno (piano) 5. Alone Time (DeLancey) 3:48 Intricate Modern Jazz composition, featuring Robert Edwards (trombone) 6. Locomotive (Thelonious Monk) 3:24 Upbeat arrangement of Monk’s “train” tune featuring a chorus from each soloist Tony Lustig (baritone sax), Robert Edwards (trombone), Jon Beshay (tenor sax), Mike Sailors (trumpet), Caleb Wheeler Curtis (alto sax), Tadataka Unno (piano) 7. While I Was Away (DeLancey) 5:11 Lyrical Ballad, featuring arco bass melody and piano solo by Tadataka Unno 8. All the Things You Are (Kern/ Hammerstein) 3:10 Virtuosic bass solo feature with full band accompaniment. *add Tatum Greenblatt (lead trumpet), Ray Cetta (tuba)

Paradise

Label: Self Produced
Released: 2020
Track listing: Paradise; Bohemia After Dark; To Another Girl; Skating in Central Park; Alone Time; Locomotive; While I Was Away; All The Things You Are.

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

Jocelyn Gould: Elegant Traveler

Read "Elegant Traveler" reviewed by David A. Orthmann

The first thing that attracts attention on Elegant Traveler, Jocelyn Gould's debut as a leader, is her guitar's tone. The sound she coaxes from the instrument has a profound effect on the music as a whole, yet it remains intimate, unpretentious and disarming. Whether Gould is playing a melody, improvising, or offering sparse accompaniment, it is ...

ARTICLE: RADIO

New sounds from Postma, Gould and Shaw

Read "New sounds from Postma,  Gould and Shaw" reviewed by Bob Osborne

On this show new releases including: The seventh album from Dutch saxophonist Tineke Postma. Her first since 2014,  a come-back album as a leader. Together with trumpeter Ralph Alessi, bassist Matt Brewer, drummer Dan Weiss and featuring pianist Kris Davis she has delivered an excellent set. A remarkable live album from Bill ...

NEWS: RECORDING

Bassist, Composer George DeLancey 'Paradise' Featuring Lawrence Leathers And An All-Star Band Release Date: February 1st!

Bassist, Composer  George DeLancey 'Paradise' Featuring Lawrence Leathers And An All-Star Band Release Date: February 1st!

Paradise, the sophomore release from critically acclaimed bassist/ composer George DeLancey, features a mix of hard swinging original compositions and jazz standards, and a host prominent young jny: New York City jazz players. Release date is February 1st (George DeLancey Music). The all-star band includes: pianist Tadataka Unno (Jimmy Cobb, Roy Hargrove), saxophonist Caleb Wheeler Curtis ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEW

Larry Fuller Trio at The Jazz Corner

Read "Larry Fuller Trio at The Jazz Corner" reviewed by Martin McFie

The Lary Fuller Trio The Jazz Corner Hilton Head Island, SC November 9-10, 2018 The Larry Fuller Trio came into Hilton Head, SC from jny: Asheville to play The Jazz Corner. Next stop for them is home to jny: New York City then jny: Denver, jny: Las Vegas, and out ...

Helen Sung: Celebrating Monk

Read "Helen Sung: Celebrating Monk" reviewed by Jim Trageser

The first weekend in April will see the opening of a monthlong, three-venue celebration of Thelonious Monk at Jazz at Lincoln Center, the third installment of their annual Monk festival. It all starts Thursday evening (April 5) with Chick Corea sitting in for three nights with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

Nick Hempton: Trio Stonk: Live At Smalls

Read "Trio Stonk: Live At Smalls" reviewed by David A. Orthmann

On April 20, 2017, tenor and alto saxophonist Nick Hempton, bassist George DeLancey, and drummer Dan Aran played a gig at Smalls Jazz Club in New York City. Fortunately, it was recorded and recently released by the house label, SmallsLIVE. Although Hempton is the leader, the sixty minutes of music amounts to a collective accomplishment. The ...

George Delancey

Label: Self Produced
Released: 2016
Track listing: Prologue; Michelangelo; The Demon; Laps Of Luxury; In Repose; falling Down; Two-Step Away; Complaint; Little Lover; Epilogue.


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