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Live Concerts

George Schuller Trio

Event Date: 
Friday, January 11, 2013 - 8:00pm

George Schuller- drums
Frank Kimbrough- piano
Matt Pavolka- bass

George Schuller (drums, composer, arranger, producer),received a bachelor’s degree in Jazz Performance at the New England Conservatory of Music in 1982. For the next twelve years, Schuller was a fixture on the Boston area jazz scene performing with Herb Pomeroy, Jaki Byard, Jerry Bergonzi, George Garzone, Mick Goodrick, John Lockwood, Ran Blake, Lisa Thorson, Billy Pierce, Bruce Gertz, Mili Bermejo, John LaPorta, Dominique Eade and Hal Crook.

Over the last two decades, Schuller has also released several albums as a leader including his first CD entitled Lookin Up From Down Below (GM), and two releases with the Schulldogs, Tenor Tantrums (New World) and Hellbent (Playscape). Schuller has also released recordings with Circle Wide Round’bout Now (Playscape) featuring Ingrid Jensen, and Like Before, Somewhat After (Playscape) featuring Donny McCaslin and Brad Shepik.

More recently, Schuller has embarked on a series of piano trio recordings with Trio This That (GM) featuring co-leader Barney McAll, and George Schuller Trio Life’s Little Dramas (Fresh Sound/New Talent) featuring Dan Tepfer.

Schuller presently resides in Brooklyn (since 1994) where he freelances in the New York City area in addition to leading his own groups Circle Wide and George Schuller Trio.

Admission $10