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Pete McCann

Presented by BLU Jazz+ at BLU Jazz+, Akron OH

Nov 05 2015
Pete McCann

Renowned New York City guitarist, recording artist, & first-call sideman brings straight-ahead, post-bop, avant-garde, Latin, & jazz-rock fusion in BLU debut! Featuring Bobby Selvaggio, Dan Pappalardo, Zaire Darden.


“Range” (Whirlwind Recordings) marks jazz guitarist Pete McCann’s fifth release as a leader. His unique, multifaceted guitar style has been an integral part of the New York City music scene for 25 years.

Pete’s music encompasses a wide variety of musical styles and genres: straight-ahead, post-bop, avant-garde, Latin, jazz-rock fusion. He’s performed throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe from clubs to jazz festivals, musicals, award shows, and even an opera.

McCann is one of the first-call sidemen in New York. He regularly works with Grace Kelly, Chris Tarry, Melissa Stylianou, Dan Willis, Ben Kono, Asuka Kakitani and Alison Wedding. Pete has performed with some of the greats in jazz: Kenny Wheeler, Dave Liebman, Lee Konitz, Patti Austin, Bobby Previte, Brian

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47 E. Market Street, Akron, OH 44308




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