Michael League dazu: „Als wir anfingen, war das gar nicht so ernst gemeint: Zuerst war es bloß eine Band von Freunden und mir, wo wir Noten von Stücken, die ich zu der Zeit schrieb, lasen oder die Musik spielten. In 2017 He became the Ambassador of Tourism of his Hometown, Sasebo, Nagasaki, Japan. He is the creator and bandleader of instrumental music ensemble Snarky Puppy and world music group Bokanté, co-owner of Atlantic Sound Studios, and founder of the record label and music curation source GroundUP Music. Aside from Snarky Puppy, he also plays in fellow GroundUP groups Forq and Bokanté. He has also made ten recordings as a leader or co-leader and is a featured soloist for two Sundance Festival feature film scores. I wanted to merge my gifts.”, His 2015 debut release, Jamison, introduced the world to his concept of rhythm and melody and also garnered a GRAMMY® nomination for Best Jazz Vocal Album. ... Bobby Sparks (Orgel), Keita Ogawa (Perkussion) und Mike Maher (üblicherweise Trompete, jetzt Gesang) von Snarky Puppy sorgt die mittig positionierte Keyboarderin für gute Stimmung. In 2017 Mike was asked to write lyrics for the debut album of Alina Engibaryan (produced by Michael League for GroundUP Music, released 2018), marking his first engagement as a freelance writer. Hailing originally from Nagasaki, Japan, Keita Ogawa is Grammy Award winner (as Snarky puppy member) and one of the most versatile and sought-after percussionist and drummer in New York City.He started his music career on drum set at the age of 15.After performing regularly in Tokyo for several years, Keita decided to pursue his musical studies overseas. Featuring R&B rising-star vocalist James Robinson in San Francisco on August 10, 2019 - … At 13 he joined RedHeaded Stepchild, a western swing kid band, and started gigging around Austin and learning how to solo from bandmate and guitar prodigy Will Knaak. With this group, he has received three Grammy awards and maintains an active schedule performing for audiences all over the world. Visit, Zach Brock is a Grammy Award-winning violinist and composer who has been critically acclaimed as the "pre-eminent improvising violinist of his generation." Michael League is a 3-time Grammy Award-winning musician based out of Brooklyn, New York. They each maintain busy schedules as sidemen (with such artists as Erykah Badu, Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar, and D’Angelo), producers (for Kirk Franklin, David Crosby, and Salif Keïta), and solo artists (many of whom are on the band’s indy label, GroundUP Music). Although the band has worked with vocalists, League described Snarky Puppy as "a pop band that improvises a lot, without vocals". Tracklist: SIDE A Bigly Strictness (Extended)EmbossedChrysalisSIDE B Chonks (Extended)BardisWhile We Are Young (Ext Event details about LIVE JAZZ - From SNARKY PUPPY, 9X Grammy Winner BOBBY SPARKS! Die Gruppe hat etwa 25 Mitglieder, die in wechselnden Besetzungen weltweit auftreten. Bald nahmen wir eine kleine Platte auf und buchten auf eigene Faust eine kleine Tour nach Washington DC. Native of Scotland, Mike initially met Snarky Puppy during their inaugural UK/European tour whilst performing at the popular venue Stereo. He is now touring the record as well as writing new music for a follow up recording. His vast talents not just as a musician but as a producer also landed him the opportunity to act as Musical Director for a performance during the, ’s premiere of the critically-acclaimed documentary of, where he led performances from the likes of, Among his many accolades, including the 2004, (Humber College), Larnell was named as the fourth recipient of the. Performing and recording credits include Myron Butler & Levi, The Lee Boys, Jovino Santos Neto, Michael Spiro, Eric Krasno's Chapter 2, and many more. Bob Lanzetti is a Brooklyn, NY based professional guitarist, composer, producer, and educator. Jamison Ross is a Drummer and Vocalist that delivers messages of humanity through the medium of jazz. His high level of preparation for each artist he works with, along with being a consummate professional on and off stage, is what continues to keep him busy performing on stages and in studios all over the world. As an instrumentalist and producer, he has worked with a diverse range of artists in pop (David Crosby, Laura Mvula, Lalah Hathaway, Joe Walsh), gospel (Kirk Franklin, Walter Hawkins, Marvin Sapp, Israel Houghton), jazz (Terence Blanchard, Esperanza Spalding, Joshua Redman, Wayne Krantz, Chris Potter), and world music (Salif Keïta, Eliades Ochoa of the Buena Vista Social Club, Susana Baca, Carlos Malta, Väsen). Among his many accolades, including the 2004 Oscar Peterson Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music (Humber College), Larnell was named as the fourth recipient of the Toronto Arts Foundation’s “Emerging Jazz Award” (2017), which is a $10,000 cash prize intended to support the creation of a project that features original compositions from each recipient. Snarky Puppy's third studio album is the first recording of the band after it melded with the Dallas music community. His recent recording work includes a diverse array of artists such as David Crosby, 50 Cent, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Adam Levine, Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Tori Kelly, Marvin Sapp, Ledisi, Eric Roberson, Lecrae, Lupe Fiasco, Keyshia Cole, Xzibit, as well as numerous radio and television jingles. “I called the great French violinist Jean-Luc Ponty and I said ‘So, who's the new cat? The expressive nature of his music and playing is a testament to his artistic diversity. Jay called upon his west coast UNT alumni Jose Perez (Pancho Sanchez, Bokanté) on drums and Ross Schodek (Pancho Sanchez) on bass to be the back bone in the “chordless” quartet. He currently lives in Brooklyn, NY and plays regularly on the NYC and DFW music scene. He can be seen touring this material as the Mark Lettieri Trio. Featuring keyboardists Bernard Wright and Bobby Sparks as well as drummer/keyboardist Robert "Sput" Searight, Bring Us The Bright is a noticeable departure into a brand new landscape of grooves and textures. is proudly endorsed/sponsored by Yamaha Drums, Meinl Cymbals and Percussion, Vic Firth Drumsticks, Evans Drumheads, and MatTea Inc. Vocal Luxury. Snarky Puppy combines a variety of jazz idioms, rock, world music, and funk and has won three Grammy Awards. His credits as a musical collaborator include Stanley Clarke, Snarky Puppy, Phil Markowitz, Wycliffe Gordon, and many more. Native of Scotland, Mike initially met Snarky Puppy during their inaugural UK/European tour whilst performing at the popular venue Stereo. The once Texan, now New York-based quasi-collective Snarky Puppy has gone from the best-kept secret to one of the most respected names in instrumental music. Bobby is an original member of Snarky Puppy, a 9-time Grammy Award winner and his influence on music and personalities is far reaching. December 18, 2020. He also composes and produces original instrumental music under his own name. In an effort to give back to the community that shaped the very depth, dimension, and dynamics of his sensation sound, Shaun plans to one day create a fine arts academy and after-school program for urban students who have little access to music education and training. "Coven" erinnert mich irgendwie an … He also designed and built the Guitar Note Atlas, an app for iPhone and iPad to help guitar and bass students learn the fretboard. He has also been working on an upcoming solo album, and he plays in an original acoustic guitar duo with fellow Austinite, Matt Read, that released its debut album, Bob Reynolds is an American jazz tenor saxophonist and Grammy Award-winning member of the band Snarky Puppy. As a trumpet player, keyboardist, and composer, Justin has developed a reputation as a multi-faceted musician who can serve an essential role to whichever artist he is contributing, both onstage and in the studio. THE PHENOMENON known as Snarky Puppy is a grooving ‘must see’ if they’re in town! Aside from gigging and recording he writes sheet music for Snarky Puppy and others, and he created arrangements and sounds for the new musical, . The Pups have earned three GRAMMY Awards to date. Recently Bill has been co-writing with David Crosby (Crosby, Stills & Nash) on original compositions for the forthcoming David Crosby album. Snarky Puppy is a collective of sorts with as many as 25 members in regular rotation. As an educator Bob teaches music and guitar out of his Brooklyn studio, has given clinics around the world, and has worked in outreach programs through Carnegie Hall for underprivileged teens to write, record, and perform their own original music. This marks the beginning of Jay’s solo career as a band leader. Snarky Puppy is truly a different kind of musical animal. Chris lives in Austin, TX with his wife Erin. Who's got the stuff? Mason began studying Afro-Cuban and West African percussion at an early age, which blossomed into a deep appreciation for the music of various cultures from around the world. Michael League, bass - Mike Maher, trumpet - Chris Bullock, sax - Zach Brock, violin - Christopher McQueen, guitar - Bobby Sparks, keys - Justin Stanton, keys/trumpet - Jason Thomas, drums - Keita Ogawa, percussion Opening act: Michelle Willis. A sought-after guitarist and founding member of Snarky Puppy, Bob has been busy on the road touring with the Pups as well as Bokanté, the brand-new world music supergroup.His debut album, Whose Feet Are These That Are Walking, is available for digital download and physical … Bobby has recorded with and travelled the world sharing stages with Prince, Tower of Power, Herbie Hancock, Ray Charles, Nelly Furtado, Marcus Miller, Kirk Franklin, St. Vincent and a host of other notable artists and celebrities. Und dies auf musikalisch höchstem Niveau, aber immer unverkrampft, lustvoll und lässig. Die kultige Jazz-Funk-Soul-Truppe Snarky Puppy vermischt die Musikstile von Funk bis Samba und Electronics bis Urban-Jazz. He has been featured in several rock musicals over the last decade, most recently David Bowie’s, Chris grew up in Austin, TX and started playing guitar and recording songs on a 4-track Tascam around age 10. His interest in hip-hop and electronic music has pushed him into exploring new creative ventures that include DJ’ing, beat making, and production. The band was formed by bassist and primary composer Michael League in 2003, starting inconspicuously enough as a group of college friends at the University of North Texas’ Jazz Studies program. Japan, Argentina, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Puerto Rico all have representation in the group’s membership. Denn Snarky Puppy machen nach wie vor eine Musik, die ihre Zeit braucht. He has also made ten recordings as a leader or co-leader and is a. featured soloist for two Sundance Festival feature film scores. Larnell’s immense talent, fierce creativity, and continually evolving musical style is what has kept him at the top of the list as a musical collaborator for artists across the globe. Januar 2021 um 10:26 Uhr bearbeitet. Den Freunden psychedelisch orientierter Musik kommen die Titel "Coven" und "Even us" entgegen. As the undeniable secret weapon of Snarky Puppy, Nate Werth is both rooted in tradition and constantly innovating in the percussion world. He is the creator and bandleader of instrumental music ensemble Snarky Puppy and world music group Bokanté, co-owner of Atlantic Sound Studios, and founder of the record label and music curation source GroundUP Music. After a decade of relentless touring and recording in all but complete obscurity, the Texas-bred/New York-based quasi-collective suddenly found itself held up by the press and public as one of the major figures in the jazz world. In diesem Konzert (auch auf DVD veröffentlicht) wurde das Publikum mit Kopfhörern ausgestattet und beschallt. Matthew Recchia (Rexx) is a live sound engineer and stage manager currently residing outside of Atlanta, GA. Recchia began his career in Athens, GA with an internship at The Melting Point before attaining a full-time position at The Georgia Theatre following graduation from University of Georgia’s business school. ... Shaun Martin und Bobby Sparks immer noch herausragende Tastenmänner am Werke. Mit den Alben Tell Your Friends und groundUp erspielte sich Snarky Puppy eine größere Fan-Gemeinschaft. He has performed and recorded with many artists throughout the NYC area as well as played in over 40 countries with the three time Grammy Award Winning jazz/funk collective, Snarky Puppy. 2016 gewann Snarky Puppy zusammen mit dem Metropole Orkest aus den Niederlanden den Grammy für das beste zeitgenössische Instrumentalalbum für das Album Sylva – ein hypnotisches Werk mit dem Überthema "Wald" (stilistisch angesiedelt zwischen Jazzrock, James-Bond-Soundtrack und Portishead.). In 2009 Mike started the group Maz to exercise his singing and songwriting abilities. The New York Times called Reynolds “a self-assured saxophonist and an unassuming yet effective composer.” Born in Morristown, New Jersey, Reynolds grew up in Jacksonville, Florida, where he started playing saxophone at age 13. Shaun is currently working with various artists and music producers on a plethora of projects, and is the owner of Shaun Martin Music, LLC (formerly Shunwun Music) - all while living his creativity. He was named "Rising Star Violinist" of 2013 by Downbeat Magazine and is currently an "Artist in Residence" at Temple University. Jazz The New Chapter for "Snarky Puppy - IMMIGRANCE" By Mitsutaka Nagira #JTNC. JT is a 3-time Grammy Award winning drummer hailing from Weatherford Tx. When he's not on tour TJ enjoys eating tacos and hanging out with his super fine fiancé. Along with his long-standing position behind the drums in Snarky Puppy, Larnell has led many highly successful groups of his own and toured the globe with some of the most well known names in music, including Etienne Charles, Gregory Porter, Benny Golson, Lalah Hathaway, John Scofield, Pat Metheny, Lisa Fisher, Kurt Elling, Gary Burton, and more. Featuring: Chris Bullock - Flute and Tenor Sax Bob Reynolds - Tenor Sax Mike “Maz” Maher - Trumpet and Flugelhorn Justin Stanton - Trumpet and Keyboards Bill Laurance - Keyboards Bobby Sparks - Keyboards A Toronto native, Larnell has quickly established himself as one of the most diverse and in-demand drummers currently on the music scene. Music for the brain and booty. Snarky Puppy – Culcha Vulcha Label: GroundUP Music LLC – 0602547868770 Format: Vinyl, LP Country: Czech Republic & Slovakia Released: Apr 2016 Genre: ... Bobby Sparks Djembe, Shaker [Shakers] – Marcelo Woloski Drums – Jason "J.T." The Immigrance Extras LP features six of Snarky Puppy's digital-only released tracks from the Immigrance recording session. Voted “Percussionist of the year 2017” by Bateristica Magazine, Marcelo’s performing and recording credits include Ruben Blades, Susana Baca, Marta Gomez, Laura Mvula, Lalah Hathaway, Banda Magda, Sofia Ribeiro, Chris Potter, Roberta Sá, and The Kronos Quartet among others. Bobby Sparks II ist vielen ein Begriff. Chris Bullock plays D’addario reeds, Yamaha Saxophones, and Earthquaker Devices FX pedals. He is an original member of the internationally acclaimed Snarky Puppy. Marcelo’s most recent work as a composer can be heard on his new album Mundo Por Conocer, released in 2018, as well as Snarky Puppy’s last release Culcha Vulcha that includes his composition Palermo. A sought-after guitarist and founding member of Snarky Puppy, Bob has been busy on the road touring with the Pups as well as Bokanté, the brand-new world music supergroup.His debut album, Whose Feet Are These That Are Walking, is available for digital download and physical CD now. Curated by Michael League, Mike Chadwick, and Jake Funkmayor. Larnell’s talents can be seen worldwide via his various social media platforms, which have a combined total of over 100,000 followers. Chris grew up in Austin, TX and started playing guitar and recording songs on a 4-track Tascam around age 10. Zach has performed with his band at Carnegie Hall in New York, “Tudo é Jazz” in Brazil, and, the Solomon Islands on behalf of the U.S. Department of State. He was accepted into the prestigious Berklee College of Music in fall of 2005 where he studied with legendary musicians and educators Manuel “Egui” Castrillo, Jamey Haddad, Tito De Gracia, David Rosado, and Mark Walker. Whilst his business partner John focuses on his love of Theatre Sound & dramatic productions, Mike continues to work with current Glasgow-based artists such as Charlotte Marshall & The 45s, Unoma Okudo, Esperanza, Starry Skies, and others. In June 2018, Larnell released his highly anticipated debut album “In The Moment,” which featured ten original compositions in a variety of musical styles. In 2016 He wrote opening Theme for National TV Program in Japan. His vast talents not just as a musician but as a producer also landed him the opportunity to act as Musical Director for a performance during the Toronto International Film Festival’s premiere of the critically-acclaimed documentary of Quincy Jones, “QUINCY”, (directed by Rashida Jones & Al Hicks), where he led performances from the likes of Yebba Smith, Mark Ronson, and Chaka Khan. Blending influence from blues, rock, Caribbean, and West African styles, the group includes an all-star cast of musicians from 4 different continents. 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