Greg Harris Vibe Quintet

Greg Harris Vibe Quintet

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Fronted by acoustic and electric vibraphone, the Vibe Quintet will take you on a journey you won't soon forget. Creative interplay, post-bop era jazz, modern electronic inspired funk and roots americana. Check it out!

Biography

Fresh from releasing PROSPECTOR "Memory of Pilots" featuring Ron Miles, "World Citizen" with African master xylophonist Aaron Bebe Sukura, Colorado vibraphonist Greg Harris releases the Vibe Quintet sophomore Live album titled "Frames Live." The album showcases the group’s unique instrumentation through their high-energy, expressive, original songs. The Greg Harris Vibe Quintet were recently nominated for 'Best of Denver' in the Westword Newspaper.

Vibraphonist Greg Harris is a member of Future Jazz Project, Bluegrass legend Pete Wernick's Flexigrass, 9th & Lincoln Orchestra, and After Midnight Swing Band. He received a Master's in Music Performance, Percussion at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Greg has traveled and studied Ghanaian xylophone and drumming in West Africa. He has toured and recorded with West African master musician Aaron Bebe Sukura, and toured internationally with banjo legend Pete Wernick’s FLEXIGRASS.

Discography

GREG HARRIS VIBE QUINTET **new album** "Frames Live"

GREG HARRIS VIBE QUINTET "Open Space"

GREG HARRIS VIBE QUINTET "17 Minutes"

Greg Harris:

Prospector 'Memory of Pilots' with Russian producer Oleg Slepak feat. Ron Miles

Pete Wernick & FLEXIGRASS 'What the' - 2007 Niwot Records

Future Jazz Project 'True by Design' - 2007

Ninth & Lincoln Orchestra '9th & Lincoln' - 2007 Dazzle Records

'Rosenberg/Harris/Averitt - 2007 Majestic Ferret Records

World Citizen- Aaron Bebe Sukura and Greg Harris

'Frames Live' 'Open Space' 'Prospector' and 'Rosenberg/Harris/Averitt' are available on iTunes and CDBaby.

Flexigrass 'What the' is available @ www.flexigrass.com

Radio Play- Heavy Rotation on Jazz89 KUVO Denver, Rotation on KDUR Durango, KRFC Fort Collins, and 50 stations across the U.S.--also playing on stations in the U.K., Ireland, France, Italy and Greece

Set List

Set list includes all of our original tunes as well as choice jazz standards, funk classics, rootsy americana, and free-form improvisation.