Dave Samuels & Organic Vibe Trio
Trumpets Jazz Club
Dave Samuels - Vibraphone
Ron Oswanski - Organ
Marko Marcinko - Drums
Dave Samuels has established himself as the top mallet player of his generation. He is recognized for his fresh new sound and creative approach to both the vibraphone and marimba. Samuels has demonstrated his versatility and gained world wide recognition by performing and recording with a broad scope of artists ranging from Gerry Mulligan, Oscar Peterson, Chet Baker, Stan Getz, Carla Bley and Pat Metheny to the Yellowjackets, Bruce Hornsby, Frank Zappa, The Fantasy Band and Spyro Gyra.
Ron Oswanski, a Manhattan School of Music graduate, has performed with some of the most renowned musicians in jazz and contemporary music including: Dave Samuels, Maynard Ferguson, Jack Wilkins, Maria Schneider, Milt Hinton, Sheryl Bailey Trio, Jason Marshall, Tim Ries & The Rolling Stones Project, Ira Sullivan, John Corbett Band, Dave Bergers Sultans of Swing, The Temptations, and Aretha Franklin just to name a few. His touring credits include: world tours with Maynard Ferguson's Big Bop Nouveau, and national touring with Blood, Sweat, and Tears. Also an accomplished composer; two of Ron’s compositions on Maynard Ferguson’s Brass Attitude album received praise in TIME magazine, Jazz Times and Wind Player magazine. Ron's first solo project, produced by Tim Ries, is scheduled be released in late 2009.
Marko Marcinko Ihas performed with; Kurt Elling, Tierney Sutton, JD Walter, Randy Brecker, Joe Lovano, Ilona Knopfler, Rob McConnell, Anthony Jackson, Wallace Roney, Bill Goodwin, Steve Gilmore, Bob Mintzer, Joe Locke, Pete Christlieb, Chris Vadala, Ted Rosenthal, Nate Birkey, Roseanna Vitro, Clarence Spady, Mike Stern, Lincoln Goines, Steve Turre, Jim Pugh, Mike Davis, Tim Ries, Vinny Valentino, Cafe, Bob Velez, Steve LaSpina, Cameron Brown, Ron McClure, John Benitez, Tim Warfield Jr.,Orin Evans, Mark Soskin, Steve Weingart, Steve Slagle, Steve Smith, Dave Stryker, Francois Moutin, Vic Juris, Alan Farnham, Dean Johnson, Sean Connely, Chip Jackson, Jay Leonhart, Jay Ashby, Marty Ashby, Alain Mallet, John Swanna, Joel Fram, Taylor Haskins, Gary Smulyan, Chris Carlik, Jesse Green, Paul Langosch, Frank Green,Henry Hey, Scott Reeves, Gunnar Mossblad, Mike Tomaro, Charlie Pillow, Dave Rickenburg,Tom Guarna, Paul Thompson,Gene Purla, Valery Pamarov Dwayne Dolphin, Glen Alexander,Bill Washer,Paul Rostock, Tony Marino, Tom Hamilton, Eric Mintel, Gary Rissmiller Dave Antanow, Donna Antanow, Ron Oswanski, Dave Samuels, Rob Middleton, Orin Evans, Kim Nazarian, ClairDee, and Mike Smith