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EDDIE CONDON HERITAGE JAZZ BAND

Ken Peplowski
Harry Allen
Scott Robinson
Dan Barrett
Randy Sandke
Rossano Sportiello
Nicki Parrott
Eddie Metz

Ken Peplowski, cl & sax
Harry Allen, sax
Scott Robinson, sax
Dan Barrett, tb
Randy Sandke, tp
Rossano Sportiello, p
Nicki Parrott, b
Eddie Metz, dr

Ken Peplowski

Ken Peplowski was born in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1959. He was a member of Benny Goodman's last band, has worked and recorded with Hank Jones, Peggy Lee, George Shearing, Mel Torme and performed with Ruby Braff, Charlie Byrd, Milt Hinton, Kenny Davern and many others. He has toured extensively in the U.S. and in Europe.

Harry Allen

Harry Allen was born in Washington, DC in 1966, and has performed at jazz festivals and clubs worldwide. He has performed with musicians like Flip Phillips, Scott Hamilton, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Bucky Pizzarelli, Gus Johnson, Jeff Hamilton, Tommy Flanagan, Kenny Barron, George Mraz, Jake Hanna, Lewis Nash, Al Foster and John Allred!

Scott Robinson

Scott Robinson is a multi-instrumentalist, he plays the flute, trumpet, all saxophones and even a theremin. He has been a featured performer with Illinois Jacquet, Louie Bellson, Mel Lewis, Lionel Hampton and Toshiko Akiyoshi. His album "Winds Of Change" earned 5 stars in Down Beat Magazine.

Dan Barrett

Dan Barrett has worked with Benny Goodman as well as Barney Bigard, Scott Hamilton, Rosemary Clooney, Joe Buskin, Butch Miles, Doc Cheatham a.o. He is co-leader of the Alden-Barrett Quintet with which he has made many tours in the U.S. and in Europe. They also recorded several albums.

Randy Sandke

Randy Sandke has worked and recorded with Benny Goodman, Benny Carter, Buck Clayton, Flip Phillips, The World's Greatest Jazz Band, George Wein's Newport All-Stars, Jon Hendricks, Michael Brecker and many others. Randy Sandke toured frequently in Europe, in the U.S., Canada, India and Japan.

Rossano Sportiello was born in Italy in 1974. He began studying piano at the age of 9. Rossano has performed with Clark Terry, Kenny Davern, Bucky Pizzarelli, Warren Vache, Howard Alden, Bill Charlap, Dick Hyman and many others. He is playing in the tradition of Ralph Sutton, Fats Waller, Teddy Wilson or Count Basie, to name a few.

Nicki Parrott

Nicki Parrott came to New York from Australia. Since then she has performed with such notable musicians as Clark Terry, Michel Legrand, Dick Hyman, Bucky and John Pizzarelli, Red Holloway, Kenny Davern, Randy Brecker, Bernard Purdie, Howard Alden, Ken Peplowski, Joe Wilder, Houston Person, Wycliffe Gordon and many others.

Eddie Metz

Eddie Metz was born in Allentown, PA. Known for his rock solid time and swinging musical approach, Eddie has become the drummer of choice for many jazz performers. A short list includes such names as Dick Hyman, Chick Corea, Woody Herman, Clark Terry, Arturo Sandoval, Ralph Sutton, Bob Wilber, Milt Hinton, and many more.

Video: Nicki Parrott + Rossano Sportiello

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