Grant Langford: Links
- USAF Bands: Airmen of Note
- This will give you an overview on the Air Force's Premier Bands including the Airmen of Note which I am a member of. Also they have a updated calendar for performances in your area.
Members of the Airmen of Note
- Ben Patterson's Website
- This is trombonist Ben Patterson of the 'Note. Great player worth checking out.
- Tedd Baker's Website
- Great Saxophonist playing lead Tenor in the 'Note. We've been friends since our undergraduate days at New England Conservatory. He is one of the best Tenor players out there.
- Tyler Kuebler
- Lead Alto in the Airmen of Note. Looking forward to working with him.
- Steve Erickson
- Pianist of the Airmen of Note and a great composer/arranger.
- Joe Jackson
- Lead trombone in Airmen of Note
- Rich Sigler
- Trumpeter, producer, and creator of Finale's Jazz Font.
- Alan Baylock
- Chief arranger of AON and leader of Alan Baylock Orchestra.
- Count Basie Orchestra official site
- tour dates and other CD info
- Frank Basile
- Baritone Saxophonist is one of my favorite musicians. Check him out.
- Drummer Dave Gibson
- We have been performing together for over five years. A swingin' drummer whose a top call throughout NYC.
- The Black Diamond Orchestra
- This is a new band led by Amy Wallin and Mark McGowan. It focuses on the Swingin' 20's Jazz.
- George Gee Orchestra
- This is one of the premier Swing Dance bands in the NY metropolitan area. I have worked with this band for 5 years. Be on the lookout for the Jump, Jive & Wailers new CD release.
- Cab Calloway Orchestra
- Look out for the Centennial tour of the Cab Calloway Orchestra. This band carries on the music and sound of the original Calloway hits. It's lead by CB Brooks, grandson of Cab and fellow NEC alum. 2007 marks the Centennial year of Cab Calloway's birth.
- Valery Ponomarev
- This ex-Jazz Messenger is a rare breed of musician that has his own voice but is steeped in the hard-bop tradition. I have had the privilege of working in his Big Band and small groups for a few years.
- Brad Leali
- Brad is one of my best friends and is a great saxophonist. He is currently head of the Jazz Dept. at the Texas Tech University.
- Harlem Renaissance Orchestra
- Lead by Ron Allen I have been playing with this Swing Big Band for about five years. They are a great band to check out.
COUNT BASIE ORCHESTRA MUSICIANS
- Scotty Barnhart
- Great trumpeter and burgeoning author.
- Endre Rice
- One of the best soloists in the band
- Will Matthews
- One of the most underrated guitarists out there.
- Marshall Mcdonald
- Lead alto in CBO. Great site.
- Doug Lawrence
- Great saxophonist with big tone and phrasing.
- Melba Joyce
- Featured vocalist is a true musician.
- Butch Miles
- A Drumming Legend.
- Nichelson Entertainment
- Frederick Nichelson is president of M&N Records and Nichelson Entertainment which released Brooklyn Soul Organization's debut CD. Check out this Dallas, TX based company and its talented roster.
- Finest Real Estate company in Brooklyn!
- My wife Rachael is an agent at this real estate company serving the greater New York metropolitan area.
- My brother George's cycling team
- is a premier amateur racing team and cycling club in Chicago, Illinois. We were founded in 1999 by professional couriers who wanted to extend their cycling experience to organized racing.
The 100-plus members of our team compete in a variety of cycling disciplines, including road, track, mountain bike and cyclocross. Our team members compete at all levels of the sport, from beginner categories to elite racing.
We have specialized programs, clinics and professional coaching services available to members to help them excel in the sport. We also present a thriving women’s racing team, and we manage a junior development team that has produced national champions and a silver medal at the 2004 junior world championships...
- Dr. George M. Langford (My dad)
- Dr. George M. Langford Dean of Math and Natural Science. He is so badd they had to do a PBS special on him. Check it out!
- Mike Manning Saxophones & Repair
- This guy is one of the best repairman, saxophone, mouthpiece, reed maker. You name it he does it well. He's the only guy I use.
- Hostbaby site designer for musicians
- This is a must for all aspiring musicians. Its a easy affordable way for all musicians to have a personal site to get their music to a broader audience. I did this site myself in 2 hours using hostbaby.com