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    Shane Allessio

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    Shane Allessio

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ARTIST NAME   Shane Allessio

GENRE   Jazz

HOMETOWN   Boston, MA, USA

 

ABOUT SHANE ALLESSIO

Shane Allessio is a composer, double bassist, bass guitarist, guitarist, and owner of G4 Guitar School, Brookline, MA. He likes to play a wide variety of music... as long as it swings. His latest album features Nigel Price and Jason Reeve, two of the UK's top jazzers.

Full Biography

Born in Springfield, Massachusetts, Shane Allessio studied bass, jazz and composition at Berklee College of Music, Stinnett Academy of Music and privately with jazz legend Rufus Reid. He has relocated to London, and is quickly becoming a mainstay on the London jazz scene.
 
Besides having performed and recorded across four continents with top jazz artists Brandon Allen, Phil Grenadier, Rufus Reid, Michael Manring, Nathaniel Facey, Jay Phelps and more. Shane is the former principal bassist of the Quincy Symphony Orchestra and current section bassist in the Cape Ann Symphony Orchestra, and he has toured with hip hop sensation George Watsky. As a composer he has released three albums of his own music, including a fourteen piece bass band.
 
As an arranger, he has worked with combos, nonets, big bands, and he has written horn and string arrangements in the studio for Grammy nominated singer Seth Glier.
 
As an educator, Shane has travelled through North America, South America and Europe with The Bass Workout, and The New Hampshire Bass Fest. He has also given presentations about the music of Paul Chambers and the Music of Charles Mingus at The International Society of Bassists Convention, Berklee College of Music, and other colleges and universities around the world. He currently owns and manages G4 Guitar School, Brookline, MA.
 

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“The Big Smoke Hustle” (2016)

Shane Allessio - double bass
Nigel Price- guitar
Jason Reeve- drums

Recorded live to 2-inch analog master tape at:
The Cowshed Recording Studio, London, 8th of May 2015
Mixed and mastered by Joe Leach
Produced by Shane Allessio
Graphics & Design by Rachel Allessio

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“SABB” (2012)

Shane Allessio - double bass/bass guitar
Celso Pixinga - bass guitar
Thiago Espirito Santo - bass guitar
Todd Johnson - bass guitar
Grant Stinnett - bass guitar
Edinho Cardoso - bass guitar/vocals
Sergio Groove - bass guitar/vocals
Brent Rusinow - bass guitar
Albin Palasser - bass guitar
Jim Stinnett - bass guitar/organ
Everett Pendleton - guitar solos (tracks 4 & 7)
Tom Arey - drums (tracks 3, 5 & 9)
Dom Moio - drums (tracks 1 & 6)
Joe Hunt - drums (tracks 2, 4 & 7)

Produced by Jim Stinnett
Recorded, mixed and mastered in 2012 by Jon Chase at Chase Productions, Methuen, MA, USA
Graphics & Design by Rachel Allessio

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“Trionomy” (2012)

Shane Allessio - double bass/bass guitar
Chris Rand - tenor saxophone
Jason Reeve - drums

Produced by Shane Allessio, Chris Rand & Shane Allessio
Recorded, mixed and mastered in the UK in 2012 by Ian Riley
Graphics & Design by Rachel Allessio

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“Shane” (2008)

Shane Allessio - double bass/bass guitar
Dino Govoni - woodwinds
Everett Pendleton - guitar
Jim Stinnett - keyboard
Joe Hunt - drums
Tom Arey - drums
Brent Rusinow - bass guitar (Fire at the Freudian Fair)
Mike Starr - bass guitar (Fire at the Freudian Fair)

Produced by Jim Stinnett
Recorded, mixed and mastered in 2008 by Jon Case at Chase Productions, Methuen, MA, USA
Artwork by the-art-man.com

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