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Vision Jazz

Denver, Colorado, United States | SELF

Denver, Colorado, United States | SELF
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"Vision Jazz"

These guys are the real deal! One of the best bands in Colorado! - Randy - Owner-Chick-Fil-A


Discography

"DISTANT VISIONS" CD
Night Watch
Craig's Destiny
Distant Visions
Evening Skies
South Philly
Sunnyside Up
The Very Reason
Tuesday's Groove
Wanderlust
Fly By Night

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Burt Shur - Drums/Leader
Burt has been playing professionally since he was 14 years old. Raised and played in Denver, join the Navy at 18. During his Naval service he formed his own band aboard ship (U.S.S. Hancock CVA-19) backing up may major Recording artist touring with the USO shows. After his service stayed in San Francisco area where he played in various jazz clubs and was the house drummer at the famous Jazz club “The Reunion”. In 1979 he moved to Southern California and continued to play in clubs, concerts, and participated in extensive studio work. In 1981 traveled with Princess Cruise Line as musician/Leader. In 1982 joined the Incredible “Ms. Judy Bell Show”(Voted best comedian/singer/entertainer in Southern California). Appearing in several local Orange County show rooms including The Playboy Club (Century City, Ca & Columbus, Oh). Burt has had the pleasure of performing with such recording artists as Vicki Carr, Danny Kaye, Martha Rae, Max Bennett, Brian Bromberg and Robert Conti to name as few.

Chuck Leichner - Keyboardist
Chuck began classical training at the age of four. His passion for jazz was developed at an early age due to the influence of his grandfather’s New York jazz trio. He played his first professional engagement at age 15. Over the next three decades, his love of jazz and improvisation continued to grow. Today, performance and composition in the jazz idiom continue to be the major focal point of his efforts. Chuck creates and records contemporary jazz that combines full-bodied instrumentation with solid urban groove. His playing style has been compared to Herbie Hancock, Jeff Lorber and Bob James. Throughout his career, Chuck has performed as a solo artist and with a wide variety of groups spanning many genres. These include: jazz trios, quartets, big band orchestras, adult contemporary rock and cover bands. In addition, Chuck’s keyboard experience includes studio session work and college jazz clinics with Dizzy Gillespie and Clark Terry.