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Quotes from Critics
"Full of spirit"
"Just warm, sensitive, uncluttered lines"
"Colored with understated funk"
"He creates a new style!"
"Hugely enjoyable stuff"
"A trip around the jazz galaxy"
"Exciting and exotic"
"Muscular sound wrapped in gloves of velvet"
"An essential jazz experience"
"Groove that will make your head bounce"
"Superb, Exquisite, Delicious"
"A sumptuousness and extensiveness in the music that is rarely found in any genre"
"Transcends geographic and cultural barriers"
"Communicates the happiness and friendship that all music should provide"
"A world-class player!"
"There's joy, pain, heartbreak, and love within these songs"
"Hard to resist"
"Among the most elite jazz guitarists"
"Full of nuances"
"His guitar shines"
"Guaranteed to keep listener attention"
"Uniformly heartfelt performances"
"A musical gem"
"The very best of cultural, ethnic, and musical sensibilities"
"Soaring solos and a happy feel"
"Catchy, memorable melodies"
"Well-crafted, harmonically strong"
"Tone and phrasing are exceptional"
"A jazz mosaic"
"Constantly inventive lines"
"The music swings compulsively at all times"
"Melodies that open like wings into the solo spaces"
"He employs tension and release masterfully"
"Contrast, accurate, athletic, sultry"
"Very unique, melodic, very emotional"
"A Master guitarist!"
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Author Archives: jazzman
There is a widespread belief that music is medicine. I subscribe to that belief, not only at a basic “gut” level, but also because throughout my academic studies that culminated with a Doctoral Degree program at The Eastman School of … Continue reading
I, hereby dubbed “The Jazzman,” am thrilled to announce two upcoming trio gigs at The Pythodd Jazz Room (http://www.pythoddjazzroom.com/#!contact-us/ehxkj) in Charlotte (Rochester, NY). I am playing on Thursday Sept. 15th and 29th 2016, 8-11pm, performing jazz standards from The Great … Continue reading
Recently, the jazz radio station where I live had a contest for Valentines Day. All one had to do to win a marvelous series of prizes, was to write an email to the station stating why our loved one deserved … Continue reading
Please check out my newest release, Integration 1 & 2. It’s finally on sale with more details and audio from the online store in this website. Here are some critical CD review excerpts: Greg Chako creates a new style, breathing … Continue reading
I worked very hard (with lots of love!) to produce and release 10 different CDs, that included solo guitar, duo, trio, up to to 10-piece in format (with horns and percusion); some featured vocals, including my own song lyrics; standards; … Continue reading