Home » Search Center » Results: Mario Abney

Results for "Mario Abney"

Advanced search options

Results for pages tagged "Mario Abney"...

Musician

Mario Abney

Mario Abney fuses traditional and extended trumpet techniques in a most inventive way; his strikingly personal instrumental vision endows the music with an infinite array of tonal color. Recognized for his ability to create pure musical dialogue, Mario is one of Ohio's hidden jazz treasures. Trumpeter Mario Abney, originally from Chicago, Ill, began his musical career with the piano at age 7. By the age of 11 Mario added drums to his musical training. He continued to hone his percussion skills by playing drums for his church. It was during High School that his interest turned from piano and drums to wind instruments

423

Article: Live Review

Freihofer's Jazz Festival 2010: 33rd Edition is Strong

Read "Freihofer's Jazz Festival 2010: 33rd Edition is Strong" reviewed by R.J. DeLuke


2010 Freihofer's Jazz FestivalSaratoga Springs, NYJune 26-27, 2010 Watching Kendrick Scott's Oracle band in the warmth and sunshine of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center recently brought into focus everything that's good about the two-day event created by legendary impresario George Wein in 1978 and carried on more than capably by Danny Melnick's ...

759

Article: Live Review

2010 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

Read "2010 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival" reviewed by Gary Firstenberg


The city of New Orleans is riding high these days. With the beloved football team winning the Super Bowl, a new mayor promising a brighter future, a rebuilding of structures and economy, and a new HBO television show, Treme, extolling the virtues of the unique culture of this musical mecca, times could not be better for ...

735

Article: Live Review

New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival 2009

Read "New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival 2009" reviewed by Gary Firstenberg


If you want to experience music as wide and as deep as the mighty Mississippi River, it is best to go right to the source. In the lush surroundings of the oldest horse racing track in The Big Easy, the 40th Annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival celebrated a diverse assortment of music, and provided ...

Album

Spiritual Perception

Label: Self Produced
Released: 2007


Engage

Jazz Polls
We'll return next year with another round of polls including favorite vocalists, saxophonists, trombonists and trumpet players. Until then, you can view the results to all our polls, here.
Publisher's Desk
Wanted: Jazz Album Liner Notes
Read on...

Get more of a good thing!

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories, our special offers, and includes upcoming jazz events near you.