Saturday, April 22, 2017
Steve Adelson, Chieli Minucci, Frank Bellucci Stick-Tet (The Ucci Brothers)
April 22 | Set Times: 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Steve Adelson is considered one of the premier Chapman Stick players of the world. Simultaneously playing melody, chords, rhythms and improvs, Steve explores this revolutionary 12 string instrument with this unique trio.
Steve is listed as the only Stick player in Scott Yanow’s book “The Great Jazz Guitarists”. He has recorded or played with Stanley Jordan, Rachel Z., Larry Coryell, Oz Noy, Frank Vignola, Dean Brown etc.
Steve is also the producer of the Long Beach NY Jazz Festival
Chieli Minucci is the founder of the band Special FX and continues to tour with them after three successful decades. He has played guitar as a sideman with everyone from Lou Reed to Celine Dionne,
Chieli has many recordings and TV credits and has played many of the main International Jazz Festivals. A truly innovative musician
Franks Bellucci is the definition of master drummer. He is comfortable and creative in all styles from straight ahead jazz and funk to pop and rock. He leads his own groups and is a regular in the band Uppercut.