WHAT TIME IS IT?
AVAILABLE APRIL 21st 2017
Savant Records

Giacomo Gates - vocals
Jerry Weldon - tenor saxophone
John di Martino - piano
Tony Lombardozzi - guitar
Lonnie Plaxico - bass
Vincent Ector - drums

List of Tunes:
1. I Didn't Know What Time It Was
2. On a Misty Night
3. Somebody Buy Me a Drink
4. Silhouettes
5. In Cognito
6. Mr. Kick
7. A Few Bucks Ahead
8. I Can't Help It
9. Disappointed
10. Spinnin' (Speedball)
11. Too Many Things




EVERYTHING IS COOL
AVAILABLE JULY 24th 2015
Savant Records

Giacomo Gates - Vocals
Grant Stewart - Saxophone
John di Martino - Piano
Tony Lombardozzi - Guitar
Ed Howard - Bass
Willard Dyson - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. Everything Is Cool
2. If I Were You, Baby, I'd Love Me
3. When Lovers They Lose
4. Social Call
5. Hazel's Hips
6. Almost Blue
7.
Take Five
8. Who Threw The Glue
9. Here Today Gone Tomorrow
10. Please Don't Bug Me
11. All Alone
12. Well You Needn't (It's Over Now)

Reaching #8 on JazzWeek Playlist (national jazz radio airplay) and in the Top 20 for three months!




MILES TONES
Giacomo Gates Sings the Music of Miles Davis
Savant Records

Giacomo Gates - Vocals
Freddie Hendrix - Trumpet
John di Martino - Piano
Dave Stryker - Guitar
Lonnie Plaxico - Bass
Vincent Ector - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. All Blues
2. Be-Bop Lives (Boplicity)
3. Four
4. 'Round Midnight
5. I Fall in Love Too Easily
6. 'Long Come Tutu
7. Milestones
8. You're My Everything
9. So What
10. Walkin'

Reaching and sitting at #1 for 4 weeks on JazzWeek Playlist!




THE REVOLUTION WILL BE JAZZ
The Songs of Gil Scott-Heron
Savant Records

Giacomo Gates - Vocals
John DiMartino - Piano, Whistling
Tony Lombardozzi - Guitar
Lonnie Plaxico - Bass
Vincent Ector - Drums
Claire Daly - Baritone Sax, Flute

List of Tunes:
1. Show Bizness
2. This Is A Prayer For Everybody To Be Free
3. Lady Day And John Coltrane
4. Legend In His Own Mind
5. Madison Avenue
6. Gun
7. Winter In America
8. Is That Jazz
9. New York City
10. It's Your World

Reaching and sitting at #1 for 6 weeks on JazzWeek Playlist!




LUMINOSITY
G88 Music

CD:
Giacomo Gates - Vocals
John DiMartino - Piano
Ray Drummond - Bass
Greg Bandy - Drums
Bob Kindred - Tenor Sax
Tony Lombardozzi - Guitar

DVD:
Giacomo Gates - Vocals
Larry Dunlap - Piano
Aaron Hermain - Bass
Jeff Mars - Drums
John Gove - Trombone

List of Tunes:
1. Comes Love
2. Me, Spelled M-E, Me
3. Peace Of Mind (Let's Cool One)
4. Melodious Funk
5. The Beginning Of The End
6. Hungry Man
7. The Blues Are Out Of Town
8. Romancin' The Blues
9. Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat
10. Up From The Skies
11. What Am I Here For?
12. P.S. I Love You
13. Bonus track: Full Of Myself



See Video: Lady Be Good




CENTERPIECE
Origin Records

Giacomo Gates - Vocals
Harold Danko - Piano
Vincent Herring - Alto Saxophone
Vic Juris - Guitar
Ray Drummond - Bass
Greg Bandy - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. Summertime
2. I Told You I Love, Now Get Out
3. Centerpiece
4. How High The Moon/Ornithology
5. You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
6. All Of Me
7. Lady Bird
8. Route 66
9. Scotch and Soda
10. Lester Leaps In/I Got The Blues
11. Milestones
12. Hittin' The Jug/Swan Song




REMEMBERING EDDIE JEFFERSON

Eddie Landsberg - Hammond B3 Organ
Giacomo Gates - Vocals
James Spaulding - Alto, Flute
Randy Johnston - Guitar
Coleman Mellett - Guitar
Ben Dixon - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. Mr. Jefferson
2. In the Land of Ooh Blah Dee
3. I Just Got Back in Town
4. Stella By Starlight
5. Things Are Getting Better
6. Soft and Furry
7. Confirmation
8. Eddie's Delight
9. Dexter Digs In
10. I Feel So Good
11. Now's The Time
12. All Of Me

 




FLY RITE
Sharp Nine Records

Giacomo Gates - Vocals
David Hazeltine - Piano
Peter Washington - Bass
Ben Riley - Drums
Jim Rotundi - Trumpet

List of Tunes:
1. Senor Blues
2. Girl Talk
3. But Not For Me
4. Spinnin' (Speed Ball)
5. I Cover The Waterfront
6. Baby, You Should Know It
7. Jeannine
8. You Go To My Head
9. Fly Rite (Epistrophy)
10. How I Wish (Ask Me Now)
11. Night In Tunisia

 

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BLUE SKIES
DMP Records

Giacomo Gates - Vocals
Harold Danko - Piano
Rufus Reid - Bass
Akira Tana - Drums
Jerome Richardson - Alto Sax

List of Tunes:
1. Lady Be Good/Disappointed
2. Meet Me Where They Play The Blues
3. What Price Love/Yardbird Suite
4. Waitin'
5. Four
6. Lucky So and So
7. Blue Skies/In Walked Bud
8. No Not Much
9. It's The Talk of the Town
10. Where or When

 

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