Music

Zach Ferrara

by Zach Ferrara

Released 2017
Released 2017
Traditional gypsy swing, jazz, and latin music played in contemporary styles.
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This self titled release is a collection of Ferrara’s favorite classics from the gypsy swing, jazz and latin jazz repertoire. Orchestrated in a trio setting consisting of two guitars and bass, lead guitarist Zach Ferrara interprets music from the masters of these genres in his own style. As to be expected in this realm of music, a large emphasis on exciting improvisation is found throughout the entirety of this album. Out of a desire …
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Continuance

by Zach Ferrara

Released 2017
Released 2017
Acoustic blend of entrancing grooves, spacious harmonies, and multidimensionally layered textures uniting multiple styles of contemporary, world and classical music.
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Continuance is a blend of entrancing grooves, spacious harmonies, and multidimensionally layered textures. It is a uniting of multiple contemporary, world and classical music styles. Ferrara’s precisely structured compositions manifest the acoustic vibrations of the guitar, bass, and sitar. Improvised solos and meditation pieces provide spontaneity and balance to the precomposed nature of the works found on this album. Ferrara celebrates and reflects on a quarter century of existence with this release. All compositions …
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Zach Ferrara Octet

by Zach Ferrara Octet

Released 2014
Zach Ferrara
Released 2014
Zach Ferrara
All original jazz compositions ranging in style from blues to hard bop to modal jazz!
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‘Octet’ is electric bassist Zach Ferrara’s debut release as a leader. From front to back, all compositions are original works ranging in style from blues to hard bop to modal jazz. The group was tracked live in the studio, making for a very natural recording process that stays true to how an album of this sort would have been produced in previous years.
Ferrara drives the seven other musicians through four long take tunes …
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