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Gregory Tardy

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b. c. 1964, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Tardy analyzed traditional clarinet as a kid, motivated by his parents, both of whom had been opera performers. His mom, Jo Anne Tardy, after performing traditional music became a gospel-influenced jazz vocalist. After switching to tenor saxophone, Tardy used funk rings in Milwaukee before his sibling urged him to hear jazz, and he was specifically affected by John Coltrane’s recordings. He analyzed in the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music with the University or college of New Orleans, on the way encountering Ellis Marsalis who became teacher and mentor. Citizen in NEW YORK from 1992, Tardy became deeply mixed up in modern jazz and improvised music moments. Among music artists with whom he offers performed are Rashied Ali, Omer Avitel, Jonathan Blake, Betty Carter, Steve Coleman, George Colligan, Ravi Coltrane, Sean Conly, Xavier Davis, Dave Douglas, Expenses Frisell, Aaron Goldberg, Russell Gunn, Eric Harland, Tom Harrell, Antonio Hart, Andrew Hill, Elvin Jones, Joe Lovano, Ellis Marsalis, Jason Marsalis, Wynton Marsalis, Jay McShann, Mulgrew Miller, Wayne Moody, John Patitucci, Nicholas Payton, Chris Potter, Dewy Redman, David Schumacher, Tag Turner and Bobby Watson, the second option getting cited as a particularly important impact. Tardy customarily qualified prospects his very own quintet but can be a regular person in other rings, including a cooperative quartet, the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra, documenting 2007’s Blues Guy From Memphis released by Blue Canoe Information. Others within this quartet are John Clayton, Stefon Harris and Donald Dark brown. Although mainly playing tenor saxophone, Tardy in addition has latterly returned towards the clarinet for a few sessions. He provides regularly came back to New Orleans, playing generally with contemporary rings, including the Youthful Olympians. On his 2007 documenting Steps Of Beliefs, Tardy’s mom sings using one monitor, ‘Great Can be Thy Faithfulness’. A unique and forceful participant, Tardy has quickly built a popularity not merely for his playing also for his interesting compositions, which type the primary of his repertoire.

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Full Name Gregory Tardy
Date Of Birth February 3, 1966
Music Songs Song for Joshua, The Ebenezer Stone, The Myth of Privacy, Precious Abby, Lil' Patient One, The Law of Biogenesis, Chasing After the Wind, The Narrow Door, I Need Thee Every Hour, The Blood Will Never Lose Its Power, Ancient of Days, Darn That Dream, The Hidden Light, Educated Freedom, Ah-ite, Companion of My First Heartbeat, Gabriel's Groove, The Evidence of Things Not Seen, Mr. Hurt, JL's Wish, Blues To Professor Pickens, Nene's Way, The Fractar Question, Educated Guesswork, A Dance for Marie Do, The Living Hope, The Night Traveler, Bata Interlude, Talkative Tucker, Warring Spirits, Prisoner Of Love, Beyond The Prison Doors
Albums Chasing After the Wind, Serendipity, Abundance, The Hidden Light, It's About Time, With Songs of Joy


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