George Grosman singer and guitarist session musician and music recordings in Jazz, Rhythm and Blues, Oldies, Standards, guitar, performances, Florida, Georgia, Orlando. He is available for performance, events, reunions, dances, solo and in his bands playing Gypsy, jazz, classic vocal songs.
Born in Prague, the city of a hundred spires, George has spent the last four decades living and playing music on three continents. He holds a music diploma from the Royal College of Music in London and a Master's degree from the
In late 2011, sponsored by the late great guitar legend, Larry Coryell, George relocated to the US and is now active on the Central Florida music scene: he works as a solo artist for Disney (mostly at the Port Orleans Resort in Orlando), he leads a jazz trio that is a fixture on the local jazz scene and most recently, he has put together Swing Boutique, a band specializing in what can best be described as "Continental Jazz" - anything from Django Reinhardt to Edith Piaf to musette waltzes.
In addition, George is a busy sideman with numerous outfits, such as The Hay Train and a number of vocalists. He can also be found in various recording studios around town, laying down guitar tracks for a variety of Central Florida artists. He also travels to Canada quite often to perform with his six piece swing band, Bohemian Swing.
Rooted in jazz and blues, his style reflects the tradition of the Great American Songbook but with a definite "world" twist. His own tunes are often heavily influenced by the melodic strains of British rock, from the Beatles to Joe Jackson. George is a prolific songwriter and producer - his CD's are available through his Store page, on iTunes, Amazon and
You can hear his music on jazz stations across North America, on satellite radio and on Spotify and Jango Radio. He has written music for TV and film and has composed for and produced various artists such as vocalist
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