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