Tony Cuda & His Jazz Cats

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Tony Cuda Sextet

CD Release Concert!

Bassist leads All-Star North Coast Contemporary Jazz Group featuring: Tony Cuda-electric bass, leader, & composer, Chris Cuda-guitar, Dan Maier-piano & keys, Dave Kasper-sax, & Carlos Kincaid-drums + Special Guests!

Tony Cuda is a bass player and composer. He is a graduate of Cleveland Hts High. Tony attended Berklee College of Music in Boston for 3 years in the late 1970's and received a Masters degree from John Carroll University in education. His musical influences include Weather Report, Chic Corea, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Miles Davis, Yes, King Crimson and many others. As part of CuDa, RenKo & CuDa, the band released 3 CD's and performed as an opening act for many international artists.

Dan Maier attended Berklee School, New England Conservatory, and studied jazz piano with Lennie Tristano, Jaki Byard, Ran Blake. In NYC, Dan was a member of Blood, Sweat, and Tears, and toured with Philip Glass and Woody Herman. In Cleveland, Dan plays at the jazz club, Nighttown, where he recently led trios for Cheryl Bentine of Manhattan Transfer, Nicole Henry, Alexis Cole, Jackie Ryan, and Ann Hampton Callaway.

Chris Cuda is a self-taught acoustic/electric/synth guitarist. Chris has a new release coming out this year with Kip Reed (Bass), Steve Renko (Drums), as well as other guests. Chris has recorded and/or performed with David Thomas (Rocket From The Tombs & Pere Ubu), Horns & Things, Sonny Geraci (The Outsiders), Len Berry, Tommy Roe, Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon, Leslie Gore, Billy J. Krammer, The Shangri-La’s, Gilby Clarke (Guns & Roses, MC5, Heart), and Chris's primary band - CuDa RenKo CuDa since 2006.
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