A Trio of Swinging Maynard Ferguson Alumnus complete the Organik Vibe Trio’s second release entitled “Things We Did Last Summer”.
An all star Hammond B3 project featuring the trio of Ron Oswanski, Joel Frahm, and Marko Marcinko with special guests Dave Samuels and Vic Juris.
The Organik Vibe Trio features a unique array of sonic characteristics from a jazz trio and guests. The combination of a tenor saxophone in conjunction with the Hammond B3, drum set, and percussion create rich layers of endless possibilities. With a trio of creative players plus a vibraphone virtuoso, a jazz guitar giant and choice repertoire, you’ll be sure to enjoy!
“Things We Did Last Summer” returns the trio back to its original core roots of sax, organ and drums. With the addition of guests on vibraphone and guitar, the Organik Vibe Trio creates a fabulous new shape and sound. Please enjoy the musical journey this recording offers.
Studio footage of Ron Oswanski’s December’s Moon featuring Tim Ries, John Patitucci, and Clarence Penn… Enjoy…
Here are a few videos from the Maria Schneider tour I did.. Couple of great clips from Poland..
Here’s a couple of my favorite peeps to hang and play with!! Sheryl Bailey and Ian Froman!! And if you haven’t purchased “A Meeting of Minds“, please do so. We also have some tour dates coming up:
- April 28, 2015
The Sheryl Bailey 3 in HONG KONG
International Jazz Day Concert
2 Harbour Road
Wanchai, Hong Kong
- April 29 – May 16, 2015
The Sheryl Bailey 3 in China
- Watch for more info HERE.
Here’s a tune that I composed and arranged for Maynard Ferguson’s Big Bop Nouveau Band.. Milk of the Moon..
In case your not familiar with “The Rain Song”, here’s the original and some back ground info.. Be sure to check my version of it on
“The Rain Song” is a ballad song from English rock band Led Zeppelin‘s fifth album Houses of the Holy, released in 1973. “The Rain Song” is a ballad of over 7 minutes in length. Guitarist Jimmy Page originally constructed the melody of this song at his home in Plumpton, England, where he had recently installed a studio console. A new Vista model, it was partly made up from the Pye Mobile Studio which had
New York Times Review from the Jazz Standard
I was thrilled to be a part of this amazing week of music!! Ever since her very first recording, I’ve been a huge fan of her music!
Oswanski to release December’s Moon on Palmetto Records
Let me borrow a page from the Belgian surrealist artist Rene Magritte by saying: This is not an organ record.
As you may know, Magritte famously painted a picture of a tobacco pipe, floating mid-canvas, with the advisory “Ceci n’est pas une pipe” (“This is not a pipe”) emblazoned across the bottom. Among other intents, Magritte meant to confound the observer’s expectations – as does Ron Oswanski with this album. It may look like an “organ jazz” record, but trust me: this is anything but.