Chieli Minucci

Guitarist, composer, and arranger Chieli Minucci is longtime leader of the Grammy-nominated jazz-fusion group CHIELI MINUCCI & SPECIAL EFX, a major force on the jazz and world music scene for over 35 years. Besides writing and performing his own music, Chieli shares his guitar brilliance throughout the entertainment world. He has recorded and performed with many top artists, such as Celine Dion, Lou Reed, Lionel Richie, Jennifer Lopez, Jewel, Mark Anthony, Michael Bolton, Eartha Kitt, Eddie Fisher, Anastasia, as well as jazz artists Kirk Whalum, Jeff Lorber, Norman Brown, Bernie Williams, Marion Meadows, Lao Tizer, Mindi Abair, Rick Braun, Gerald Veasley, Omar Hakim, and many others. Although renowned in the jazz and pop world, Chieli is also a gifted television and film composer. He has won 3 Emmy Awards and been nominated 10 times for his eclectic compositional work. His music can also be heard on the soundtracks of the films Bowfinger, Legally Blonde, Panic, No Country For Old Men, and others. Chieli's original scoring work can be heard in live stage productions of Peter Pan, Dora the Explorer, Thomas the Tank Engine, and others.

Chieli Minucci & Special EFX released their 35th anniversary CD, “Deep as the Night”, in spring of 2017.

Chieli Minucci - guitars
Joel Rosenblatt - drums
Jay Rowe - keyboards
Jerry Brooks - bass
Antoine Silverman - violin


AWARDS:
Grammy nomination for "Modern Manners" - Chieli Minucci & Special EFX
Winner of three Emmy Awards (1998, 2007, 2008) CBS's "The Guiding Light"Nominated for 10 Daytime Emmy Awards for his compositional work on CBS's


Chieli Minucci - guitars
Joel Rosenblatt - drums
Jay Rowe - keyboards
Jerry Brooks - bass
Antoine Silverman - violin

Steve Adelson

Steve Adelson is regarded as one of the world's premier Chapman Stick players. He was recently honored to be included in a Hal Leonard book called "The Great Jazz Guitarists".

Utilizing and expanding the two handed tapping techniques discovered by Emmett Chapman, Mr. Adelson simultaneously plays bass lines, chords, melodies and rhythms on this revolutionary twelve string instument. Steve has performed internationally showcasing his unique performances in Japan, Turkey, Europe, Canada and throughout the United States at various festivals, clubs and clinics. In adiition Mr. Adelson has authored a Stick method book for Mel Bay Publications and has a tutorial DVD set with TrueFire. He is also producer of The Long Beach (NY) Jazz Festival www.longbeachjazzfest.com and has written for many major music publications including DownBeat and Guitar Player magazine. Steve has appeared on numerous TV and radio broadcasts and has five recording as a leader. Mr. Adelson has played or recorded with many major players including Les Paul, Stanley Jordan, Larry Coryell, Dean Brown, Tony Levin, Danny Gottlieb, Pat Martino, Jerry Marotta, Chieli Minucci and countless others. For more information visit : www.steveadelson.com

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