All About Jazz members are invited to enter the Brooklyn Jazz Underground Records
Tom Guarna - Rush
giveaway contest starting today. We'll select FIVE winners at the conclusion of the contest on March 15th.Click here to enter the contest
(Becoming a fan of
Tom Guarna at AAJ automatically enters you in the contest.)
Your Friends at Brooklyn Jazz Underground Records About Rush
Brooklyn born and raised guitarist/composer Tom Guarna is a musician's musician, a stellar talent who can seemingly play anything, and play it brilliantly. His fluid lines, creative chord-voicings, captivating tone, and profound solos have made him a first-call musician for the likes of Manuel Valera and New Cuban Express (in the band nominated for a 2013 Grammy Award), Blood Sweat and Tears, Wallace Roney, Branford Marsalis, Randy Brecker, Lenny White, the late Mulgrew Miller, Billy Hart, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Greg Hutchinson, John Benitez, Joe Locke, E.J. Strickland and many, many others.
And yet, his prolific sideman work is only half of the story. After five acclaimed recordings under his own name, Guarna recently experienced yet another deluge of inspiration, and the result is his highly anticipated new recording, Rush
, to be released on February 25, 2014, on the intrepid, indie-label, Brooklyn Jazz Underground Records...