JAMES EMERY                               Guitarist  •  Composer

Projects

Quartet
Standing on a Whale Fishing for Minnows
personnel:
James Emery, acoustic guitar and composer
Marty Ehrlich, saxophones and clarinet
Drew Gress, acoustic bass Michael Formanek,
Gerry Hemingway, percussion
Sextet
Luminous Cycles
personnel:
James Emery, acoustic guitar and composer
Marty Ehrlich, alto saxophone and flute
Chris Speed, tenor saxophone and clarinet
Drew Gress, acoustic bass
Kevin Norton, marimba, vibes and percussion
Gerry Hemingway, percussion
Septet
Spectral Domains
personnel:
James Emery, acoustic guitar and composer
Marty Ehrlich, alto saxophone and flute
Chris Speed, tenor saxophone and clarinet
Mark Feldman, violin
Drew Gress, acoustic bass
Kevin Norton, marimba, vibes and percussion
Gerry Hemingway, percussion
Trio personnel:
James Emery, acoustic guitar and composer
Robert DeBellis, saxophones, clarinet, flute
Drew Gress, acoustic bass (or Jay Anderson)
Duo personnel:
James Emery, acoustic guitar and composer
Drew Gress, acoustic bass (or Jay Anderson)
Emery/Lovano/Silvano/Gress
Fourth World
personnel:
James Emery, acoustic guitar and composer
Joe Lovano, saxophones, drums, composer
Judi Silvano, voice, flute
Drew Gress, acoustic bass
String Trio of New York
18 CDs on Various lables
personnel:
James Emery, guitar and composer
Rob Thomas, violin and composer
John Lindberg, bass and composer
Chamber Orchestra
Transformations
personnel:
Three improvisers and chamber orchestra.

Symphony Orchestra
Double concerto for clarinet and guitar

personnel:
Hannah Emery, clarinet and James Emery, guitar and full
orchestra.

Triple concerto for String Trio of New York and full orchestra. Program also includes orchestrations of works by Monk, Ellington and Gillespie.

Solo Guitar
recordings on FMP and Lumina
personnel:
String Trio of New York and full orchestra. Program also includes orchestrations of works by Monk, Ellington and Gillespie.
   

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