Christian McBride

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Christian McBride

American jazz bassistadd

Category: Music (655)

Born in 1972.

Countries: United States (76%), California (6%), Tunisia (3%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Jazz, Herbie Hancock, Roy Hargrove

Linked to: Juilliard School, National Jazz Museum in Harlem, Los Angeles Philharmonic, CBS

 

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Christian McBride was born in 1972 add something


1990

Jazz - Players emerging since the 1990s and usually performing in largely straight-ahead settings include pianists Jason Moran and Vijay Iyer, guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel, vibraphonist Stefon Harris, trumpeters Roy Hargrove and Terence Blanchard, saxophonists Chris Potter and Joshua Redman, and bassist Christian McBride


1995

Roy Hargrove - Hargrove recorded "Family" in 1995, and experimented with a trio format on the album "Parker's Mood" in 1995, with Verve artists bassist Christian McBride and pianist Stephen Scott


1996

Bride contributed to the AIDS benefit album Offbeat: A Red Hot Soundtrip produced by the Red Hot Organization. add something


1998

Gary Husband - Gary played engagements with pianist Geoffrey Keezer and bassist James Genus and toured Canada in 1998 with the pianist along with bassist Christian McBride


2000

Bride has fronted his own acoustic, jazz, fusion and funk ensemble, "The Christian McBride Band". add something


2001

Uri Caine - Also in 2001, he released with Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson , and Christian McBride an eclectic album called "The Philadelphia Experiment" which contains jazz, funk, instrumental hip hop and jazz fusion

 

Cyrus Chestnut - In 2001, he released "Soul Food" featuring bassist Christian McBride, drummer Lewis Nash and special guest soloists including James Carter, Stefon Harris, Wycliffe Gordon and Marcus Printup


2003

Dominick Farinacci - In 2003 he received the International New Star Award in Japan, an honor previously awarded to Diana Krall and Christian McBride


2006

Bride was named to the position of "Creative Chair for Jazz" with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, taking over from Dianne Reeves. add something

 

His Live at Tonic three-CD set was released in 2006. add something


2007

Anna Maria Jopek - In 2007 she recorded album "ID" with such artist as Mino Cinelu, Christian McBride, Richard_Bona, Branford Marsalis, Dhafer Youssef, Tord Gustavsen and Oscar Castro-Neves


2008

Laughlin, Chick Corea, Kenny Garrett and Vinnie Colaiuta in a jazz fusion supergroup called the Five Peace Band. add something

 

Horace Silver - In an interview for NPR in 2008, jazz bassist Christian McBride said: "Horace Silver's music has always represented what jazz musicians preach but don't necessarily practice, and that's simplicity

 

John Beasley (musician) - His eighth album, "Letter to Herbie", a tribute to 2008 Grammy-winner Herbie Hancock, featuring Christian McBride, Jeff "Tain" Watts, and Roy Hargrove, was released in April 2008 and has already topped the Jazz Music Charts

 

Vinnie Colaiuta - From October 22 to November 23, 2008, Colaiuta toured Europe with John McLaughlin, Chick Corea, Kenny Garrett and Christian McBride in the Five Peace Band


2009

Peter Martin (jazz pianist) - He has been a member of Chris Botti's touring band and in 2009 toured extensively with Christian McBride


2010

He was eventually succeeded by Herbie Hancock in 2010. add something


2011

McBride released his first big band album, titled "The Good Feeling" in 2011 for which he won the Grammy for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Performance add something

 

McBride was tapped by CBS to be a producer for the tribute to Rollins on the 2011 Kennedy Center Honors broadcast add something

 

Gina Gershon - She played Jew's harp on the song "I Do It For Your Love", Paul Simon's collaboration with Herbie Hancock on his album "Possibilities", in a duo with bassist Christian McBride on the song "Chitlins and Gefiltefish", on McBride's 2011 album "Conversations with Christian", and on "Maria" from her album "In Search of Cleo"


2013

As of 2013, McBride currently leads four groups - "Inside Straight" featuring alto/soprano saxophonist Steve Wilson, vibraphonist Warren Wolf, pianist Peter Martin and drummer Carl Allen; a trio featuring pianist Christian Sands and drummer Ulysses Owens, Jr., his 18-piece big band, and an experimental group called "A Christian McBride Situation" with pianist/keyboardist Patrice Rushen, turntablists DJ Logic and Jahi Sundance, saxophonist Ron Blake and vocalist Alyson Williams add something


2016

In March 2016, McBride was named artistic director of the Newport Jazz Festival, succeeding the festival's founder and artistic director, George Wein add something