Greg Abate (born May 31, 1947) is a jazz saxophonist, flautist, composer, and arranger. He grew up in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. In the fifth grade he began to play clarinet. After high school, he attended Berklee College of Music in Boston. After working for several years in California, he returned to Berklee in 1972 to finish his education. During a second trip to Los Angeles he was hired to play alto saxophone in the Ray Charles band in 1973 and '74.
GREG ABATE is a post bop, jazz related pop/art song/folk hard bop music artist. Hard Bop, Post Bop, Jazz Related Pop/Art Song/Folk, United States. Greg Abate jazz saxophonist, flutist, composer continues as an International Jazz/Recording Artist with 150 days a year touring the globe. In the mid 70’s after finishing a four year program at Berklee College Of Music, Greg played lead alto for the Ray Charles Orchestra for 2 years.
Greg Abate: Bop Lives by Arthur C. Bourassa, published on March 1, 1998. Abate is more than capable of handling the legacy. You no longer have to settle for reissues of recordings by the legends. You can hear live, spontaneous music as evidenced by this album. Love's No Secret, which is based on chord changes from "Secret Love" is a perfect example of Abate's ability as a saxophonist and a composer. It is a perfect launching pad for this group.
Greg Abate (born May 31, 1947) is a jazz saxophonist, flautist, composer, and arranger. Soon after, Abate formed a sextet called Channel One. The group's only album, Without Boundaries, was released in 1980. While living in Rhode Island, he became a member of Sax Odyssey, led by Tony Giorgianni, and Duke Bellair's Jazz Orchestra. In 1986 he was hired by Dick Johnson to play tenor saxophone in the Artie Shaw band. He has also appeared with Jerome Richardson and Red Rodney. He has taught at Rhode Island College Greg Abate.
Продавец: Интернет-магазин Ozon. Адрес: Россия, Москва, Пресненская набережная, 10. ОГРН: 1027739244741
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- Bass – Alan Bernstein, Marshall Wood
- Drums – John Anter
- Piano – Mac Chrupcala
- Saxophone, Flute – Greg Abate
- Trumpet – Paul Fontaine
- Vocals – Donna Byrne
NotesTrack 1 to 11: Recorded live to 2 track DAT on March 23, 1994 at Stable Sound in Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
Track 12 & 13: Recorded live to 2 track DAT on December 13, 1994 at Stable Sound.
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