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Darmon Meader

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Recognized in both the jazz vocal and instrumental world, Darmon is a distinguished vocalist, arranger and saxophonist. He has achieved rapid international recognition as the founder, musical director, chief arranger, composer, producer, saxophonist, and vocalist with New York Voices. As a member of New York Voices, he has released four albums on the GRP Records label. Darmon has performed and/or recorded with a variety of artists including Ray Brown, George Benson, Bobby McFerrin, Don Sebesky, Nancy Wilson, Ann Hampton Callaway, Patti Austin, Jon Hendricks, Jim Hall, Paquito D'Rivera and the Count Basie Orchestra. He has toured internationally, performing at such renowned venues as Carnegie Hall, Montreux Jazz Festival, North Sea Jazz Festival, Montreal Jazz Festival and the Blue Note Jazz Clubs in New York and Japan.

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Darmon Meader : Honeysuckle Rose : ShowTrax CD : Showtrax CD : 888680826734 : 00284332

Darmon Meader : Honeysuckle Rose

This Grammy Hall of Fame song by Fats Waller is a standard in both the American popular song and jazz idiom. New York Voices mastermind Darmon Meader has created an arrangement that covers both of these areas with a new version for women.

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Voicing: ShowTrax CD | 1025p | Showtrax CD | $26.95


Darmon Meader : I Could Write a Book : Showtrax CD : 038081312552  : 00-28711

Darmon Meader : I Could Write a Book

This swinging Rodgers and Hart tune is classic vocal jazz. Includes a scat solo, which is written out or can be sung ad lib. The singers are definitely the stars here, though the arrangement can be done with a variety of accompaniments: piano alone, small instrumental combo, or full jazz ensemble.

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Performed by New York Voices | 5734p | Showtrax CD | $24.95


Darmon Meader : I Can't Believe That You're in Love with Me : Showtrax CD : 038081337753  : 00-31003

Darmon Meader : I Can't Believe That You're in Love with Me

Recorded by New York Voices on their Sing, Sing, Sing album, this contemporary Darmon Meader arrangement offers superb vocal jazz writing. Perform with the SoundPax or consider using the full jazz band accompaniment.

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Performed by New York Voices | 5745p | Showtrax CD | $24.95


Darmon Meader : Moonglow : Showtrax CD : 038081338606  : 00-31088

Darmon Meader : Moonglow

Hereis vocal jazz at its best, from one of todayis top arrangers. This well-conceived arrangement is in a traditional swing style, with lots of tight and tasty harmonies. Bass and Drum parts offered free, online.

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Performed by New York Voices | 5752p | Showtrax CD | $27.95


Darmon Meader : On a Clear Day : Showtrax CD : 038081360348  : 00-33126

Darmon Meader : On a Clear Day

Recorded by New York Voices on their album A Day Like This, this contemporary swing arrangement offers superb, challenging vocal jazz writing. Recording courtesy of MCGJazz.org.

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Performed by New York Voices | 5786p | Showtrax CD | $24.95


Darmon Meader : Moonlight in Vermont : Showtrax CD : 888680797416 : 00284034

Darmon Meader : Moonlight in Vermont

Darmon Meader has achieved international recognition for his work with The New York Voices. Here he arranges this beautiful ballad in the style fitting of this iconic ensemble. Lush, contemporary jazz harmonies and styles define this arrangement with each vocal line featured as if they were soloists. Chord symbols are included for the accomplished jazz pianist but the realized piano part is worthy of the any player. This is a swing ballad that will leave your audience breathless.

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8454p | Showtrax CD | $26.95


Darmon Meader : Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me : Showtrax CD : 038081266107  : 00-25117

Darmon Meader : Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me

Darmon Meader (of New York Voices fame) adds his vocal jazz touch to Duke Ellington's classic. The lazy, medium swing tempo is just right, and the full-sounding piano accompaniment supports the voices. Add a jazz trio (piano, bass, drums) with the SoundPax.

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Performed by New York Voices | 11132p | Showtrax CD | $22.95

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