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
From the 1980's and until 2011, he led numerous bands in Toronto, Canada, performing at major jazz festivals and venues throughout the city and Canada-wide. In late 2011, sponsored by guitar great Larry Coryell, George relocated to the US and is now active on the Central Florida music scene as a solo artist, as leader of the
Rooted in jazz and blues, his style falls somewhere between Norah Jones and Ry Cooder, with echoes of his greatest idol, Louis Armstrong. George is a prolific songwriter and producer - his CD's are available through his Store page, on iTunes, Amazon and
Little Darlin' is part of this great podcast. (The song begins at 12:44)
Live at the White Wolf Cafe, Orlando, FL.
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Latest Gig NewsToronto & Orlando
George is now based in Orlando, though he makes frequent trips to Toronto to perform with Bohemian Swing and other bands. Some Central Florida venues where George plays frequently including:
- Lucy Bluez, Orlando, FL
- Scat Cat at Port Orleans, Orlando, FL (Disney World)
- Tibbys New Orleans Kitchen, Winterpark, FL
- The World of Chocolate Cafe, Orlando, FL
He also plays various festivals and concerts. For detailed listings, please visit the "gigs" page.