Jazz on Painted Heart

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Generations

 Generations is an original instrumental jazz CD featuring three generations of the Hosford family - Frank, Paul and Thomas & Angela - with special guests Rich Hughes and Whitney Paulson. Generations marks not only the culmination of Frank's musical career but his teenage grandson Thomas' debut on vibraphone.

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Generations Press Coverage

Sunday Omaha World-Herald Feature and video

Video Interview by Boone County News

Grand Island Independent Article

Albion News Article

 

Electronic Press Kit

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Yesterdays

 

85-year-old jazz pianist Frank Hosford performs solo renditions of his favorite jazz standards. 

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Emergence

 

Paul Hosford playing guitar featuring works by Gershwin, Ellington, Porter and other great composers in solo and ensemble settings.  Paul also plays string bass and 'cello and is joined by his father Frank playing piano on On Green Dolphin Street.

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When I Fall In Love

 

Eighteen-year-old Melissa Casper's debut CD.  Melissa joins musicians Paul Hosford, Frank Hosford and Rich Hughes on this collection of jazz standards and jazz treatments of pop tunes.  A Top 50 seller on CD Baby the month it was released, this pairing of Melissa with these veteran musicians earned the attention of famed jazz critic Nat Hentoff.

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Jazz Guitar Central

 

Jazz Guitar Central features a variety of styles and instrumentation by guitarists Dave Askren, Michael Coppola, Rick Hanna, Steve Herberman, Paul Hosford, Rich Hughes, Laurent Madelgi, E. Shawn Qaissaunee and Richard Boukas.

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Compilation CDs...

 

To mark Paul Hosford's 30th anniversary in the music business, Painted Heart has released an album with tracks from 15 jazz, classical, original and Christmas albums Hosford has produced through the years.

 

Artistry In Sound

 

 

 

To celebrate his induction to The Nebraska Music Hall of Fame, Pablo FreeSpirit assembled tracks by an eclectic group of Nebraska guitarists, singers & songwriters who compose, produce and perform an assortment of tasteful compositions in a variety of styles.

 

Calloused Pfingers & Healing Hearts

 

 

 

Jazz Guitar Central features a variety of styles and instrumentation by guitarists Dave Askren, Michael Coppola, Rick Hanna, Steve Herberman, Paul Hosford, Rich Hughes, Laurent Madelgi, E. Shawn Qaissaunee & Richard Boukas.