Jaleel Shaw

Jaleel Shaw



Jaleel Shaw (born February 11, 1978, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American jazz alto saxophonist.


Perspective is an album by musical artist Jaleel Shaw, released on January 1, 2005.
Optimism is an album by musical artist Jaleel Shaw, released on January 1, 2008.
Melting Point
Melting Point (MFA Records Presents) is an album by The NYC Improv Project, released on May 30, 2015.
More Beautiful Than Death
More Beautiful Than Death is an album by musical group Either/Orchestra, released on March 1, 2000.

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Sylvia Black's Sultry Debut Solo Single, "Walking With Fire," Featuring Saxophonist Jaleel Shaw, Released July 28
  –  July 28, 2017
Multi-talented singer/songwriter, bassist and producer Sylvia Black (formerly of Betty Black/KUDU) steps into the spotlight with her smoldering solo debut single, "Walking With Fire," featuring acclaimed alto saxophonist Jaleel Shaw (Robert Glasper ...
BLACKBOOK PREMIERE: Sylvia Black’s Sultry, Sexy New Single ‘Walking With Fire’
  –  July 26, 2017
And Black delivers just that, five minutes of slinky gothic jazz, with sultry, irresistibly seductive vocals, alluringly chilling atmospherics (Jaleel Shaw utterly tears it up on saxophone), and red hot lyrics like, “Wherever you go / This fire follows.”
Nate Smith Brings ‘Kinfolk’ to Jazz Standard
  –  July 26, 2017
Mr. Smith brings a version of the “Kinfolk” band to Jazz Standard on Tuesday, Aug. 1, for sets at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. He’ll have Jaleel Shaw on saxophones, Fima Ephron on bass, Brad Williams on guitar and the silk-toned Amma Whatt on vocals.
Jazz Comes To Lancaster Avenue
  –  July 15, 2017
“I’m from Philadelphia, born and raised there- and I don’t get to perform there too often,” said saxophonist Jaleel Shaw, headliner for the festival. Shaw fell in love with the sax while at Greene Street Friends at eight-years-old, his mother ...
11th Annual Lancaster Jazz Festival to celebrate young talent
  –  July 7, 2017
The 11th Annual Lancaster Jazz Festival in West Philly will take place on Saturday ... an ensemble of Philadelphia jazz musicians age 40 and under for the event. Jaleel Shaw is the 2017 headliner. View the full list of performers here.
Saxophonist Jaleel Shaw headlines Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival
  –  July 7, 2017
Summer street festivals have become a fun family favorite in Philly, and in recent years, the Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival, taking place on Saturday, July 15 from noon to 7 p.m. in Penn Presbyterian Medical Center’s Saunders Park Greene, 39th ...


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