Combo Nuvo, the NYU Jazz Faculty In Residence Ensemble, is an eclectic improvisational ensemble comprised of some of New York City’s leading jazz artists. The group combines influences ranging from jazz and classical to blues and world music. Individually, these artists have performed with such music legends as Miles Davis, Ravi Shankar, Elton John, Yo Yo Ma, Paul Simon, Natalie Cole, Dave Douglas, and Tower of Power. These musical experiences combine to create a truly original ensemble. The group includes Dave Schroeder, NYU Jazz Studies Director, harmonica and woodwinds, Lenny Pickett, woodwinds, Brad Shepik, acoustic guitar, Rich Shemaria, piano, Mike Richmond, cello and John Hadfield, percussion.
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