Contemporary jazz with a twist of R&B and funk...
 
 
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So What Kombo... cool jazz with a twist of funk !!!

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THE REAL BOOK  was So What Kombo's  premier CD, recorded Feb 2001... it showcases a group of Santa Barbara musicians... Putting their spin on some standard tunes from the cool jazz era...* Blended with a little funk and r&b from today's music scene... Serving-up a unique contemporary style of music... Check out these (mp3) sound clips from our CD, you can download them & have a listen... * If you dig what you hear, drop us a line.. & we can send you a CD!!....  CD's still available...  !!!

  
 
  green dolphin street ... swing with a twist of funk....updated full length Lo-fi cut... 491kb
  stella by starlight... mellow ballad.....updated full length Lo-fi cut... 602kb
  black orpheus ... . timeless bossa nova... updated full length Lo-fi cut... 591kb
  four... Miles Davis classic cool jazz tune... 1 minute sound byte..
  night & day... swingin' jazz standard...1 minute sound byte..
  this I dig of you... cool smooth bossa..1 minute sound byte..
  well you needn't... another funky classic by Monk...1 minute sound byte..
  dolphin dance... Herbie Hancock tune... a contemporary feel...1 minute sound byte..
  mercy mercy... Joe Zawinul hit... a little on the rock side...1 minute sound byte..
  stolen moments... great Oliver Nelson tune... with bluesy swing ...1 minute sound byte..
   
  Musicians on all trax... Jon Anderson: Saxes ~ Joe Martorana: Bass ~ Billy Goodnick: Drums ~ Ken Griffith: Guitar
 

Also Take a listen to these Tracks from Recent Gigs & Sessions.NEW ! ! 

..* Recording Session Feb 2011... Swing & Latin
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  * Vocal  Tunes... List & mp3's... Seraphim

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[ Repertoire ]

Instrumental menu...(partial list)

NEW ! !    Updated Songlist  / pdf download

 
  All blues

All the things you are

Alone together

Autumn leaves

Beautiful love

Black orpheus

Blusette

Cute

Days of wine & roses

Dindi

Dolphin dance

Footprints

Forest flower

Four

Green dolphin Street

In Walked Bud

Invitation

Joyspring

Just friends

Little Sunflower

Lullaby of birdland

Mercy mercy

Morning Dance

  My funny valentine

Nardis

Night & Day

Once I loved

Pick-up the Pieces

Recordame

Seranade to a cuckoo

Shadow of your smile
So what

Someday my prince..

Song for my father

Stella

Stolen moments

Straight no chaser

Sugar

There will never be a another U

This I dig of you

Triste

Turnaround

Wave

Well you needen’t

When sonny gets blue

Winelight


[ Extra Goodies ]

Cool Music Links....

www.realbooklisten.com

and     www.Song-list.net

    ALSO....

Try these  great free Internet  jazz radio stations

Streaming Jazz Radio links...

AccuRadio a cool Net Jazz Web Radio Station...           pandora is a great way to listen to your favorite artists !!!

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[Pick hits  /  Favorite Cool Jazz CD's ] 

Top Ten Desert Island CD's

1. Miles Davis... the must have jazz classic..."Kind of Blue" the roots of  "So What" Kombo

2. Wes Montgomery ... the "Complete Riverside Recordings" / box set...

3. John Coltrane ... the Complete Atlantic Recordings "Heavyweight" / box set...

4. John Scofield....Great Funky Jazz ... all albums are cool... "Hand Jive"

5. Steve Khan... The trio albums are my favorites... "Got My Mental"

6. Steve Laury...Sounds like an contemporary Wes Montgomery..."Keepin' the Faith"

7. John Abercrombie... Some great recent albums with saxman Charles Loyd...

8. Bill Frisell ...  Unique treatments of monk tunes with paul motin "Monk in Motin"

9. Pat Metheny... a long history of great stuff...e but his early ..."Bright Size Life"

10. James Brown .... you can't deny he's got the funk... "Godfather of Soul" box set...

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...contemporary jazz... with a twist of r&b & funk...

www.sowhatkombo.com

Online Since 2001 

updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014 21:57