View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Big Band Favorites Of Sammy Nestico on Discogs. Big band jazz has evolved into its own avant-garde art form, where the arrangements have become progressively more complex and cerebral. Famous for his arrangements for the Count Basie orchestra, Sammy Nestico — a cousin of tenor saxophonist Sal Sammy Nestico And The Swr Big Band.

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Marine Band five years both in Washington, D. Rethinking Jazz Cultures Francesco Martinelli: Nestico received a Bachelor’s degree in music education from Duquesne University inand he has received an honorary Doctor of Music degree from his alma mater. Neal Hefti – trumpet. Review our musician toolkit page. Help us identify the world’s top jazz venues. Nestico has also written extensively for films and television, has been a significant jazz educator and recorded one album as a leader: Big Band Favorites Of Sign in or sign up to create or claim your musician profile page.

Nestico started contributing arrangements to Basie in and during the next 15 years would occasionally write for an entire Basie album including Have a Nice Day, Prime Time, Warm Breeze and the big band tracks on 88 Basie Street.

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