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About George DeLancey
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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
Label: Self Produced
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.
Paradise (George DeLancey)
Label: George DeLancey Music
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)
Jocelyn Gould: Elegant Traveler
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 ...
New sounds from Postma, Gould and Shaw
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 ...
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 ...
Larry Fuller Trio at The Jazz Corner
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
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 ...
Nick Hempton: Trio Stonk: Live At Smalls
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 ...
Label: Self Produced
Track listing: Prologue; Michelangelo; The Demon; Laps Of Luxury; In Repose; falling Down; Two-Step Away; Complaint; Little Lover; Epilogue.