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Manhattan Jazz Quintet

Band, *1983 US

The Manhattan Jazz Quintet is a jazz ensemble consisting of David Matthews on piano, Lew Soloff on trumpet, Victor Lewis on drums, Andy Snitzer on saxophone, and Charnett Moffett on bass. Previously, the band featured George Young on tenor sax, Eddie Gómez on bass, and Steve Gadd on drums.The group was formed in 1983 at the suggestion of Japanese jazz magazine Swing Journal and the King record label and won the Gold Disk Award of Swing in 1984.

PortraitLew Soloff
tr, fh 1944-2015 US
PortraitJohn Patitucci
b, eb *1959 US
PortraitPeter Erskine
dr *1954 US
PortraitSteve Gadd
dr *1945 US
PortraitGeorge Young
ts, as
PortraitCharnett Moffett
eb, b *1967 US
PortraitDave Weckl
dr *1960 US
PortraitEddie Gomez
b *1944 PR
PortraitVictor Lewis
dr *1950 US
PortraitAndy Snitzer
ts, as, sax *1962 US
PortraitDave Matthews
p *1942 US
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Band Membership

Title Artist Year Type
Live: A Dawn In AsiaManhattan Jazz Quintet2006Album
Live In Tokyo 2005Manhattan Jazz Quintet2006Album
Come TogetherManhattan Jazz Quintet2005Album
Teen TownManhattan Jazz Quintet2000Album
A Dawn In AsiaManhattan Jazz Quintet2000Album
Since 1984 - Super Collection Of Manhattan Jazz QuintetManhattan Jazz Quintet1997Compil.
The Original VoiceManhattan Jazz Quintet1995Album
Concierto De AranjuezManhattan Jazz Quintet1994Album
Manhattan Jazz QuintetManhattan Jazz Quintet1992Album
Manteca - Live At Sweet BasilManhattan Jazz Quintet1992Album
BestManhattan Jazz Quintet1992Compil.
Funky StrutManhattan Jazz Quintet1991Album
Live In TokyoManhattan Jazz Quintet1991Album
Sweet BasilManhattan Jazz Quintet1990Single
Big Apple JamManhattan Jazz Quintet1990Album
Manhattan BluesManhattan Jazz Quintet1990Album
CaravanManhattan Jazz Quintet1989Album
Face To Face, Edition de LuxeManhattan Jazz Quintet1989Album
Plays Blue NoteManhattan Jazz Quintet1988Album
The Best Of Manhattan Jazz QuintetManhattan Jazz Quintet1988Compil.
My Favorite Things - Live In TokyoManhattan Jazz Quintet1987Album
My Funny ValentineManhattan Jazz Quintet1986Album
Live At Pit InnManhattan Jazz Quintet1986Album
The SidewinderManhattan Jazz Quintet : Lew Soloff, George Young, Dave Matthews, Eddie Gomez, Steve Gadd1986Album
Autumn LeavesManhattan Jazz Quintet : Lew Soloff, George Young, Dave Matthews, Charnett Moffett, Steve Gadd1985Album
Manhattan Jazz QuintetManhattan Jazz Quintet1984Album
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