Keyboardist Mark Minchello career spans both the pop and jazz world. He has toured with Luther Vandross, Peabo Bryson, Will Downing and Boney James and was the long time musical director for jazz-r&b diva Regina Belle. He was also a member of Norman Connors Cafe Soul All Stars and toured extensively with Jennifer Holiday and The 3 Mo Tenors.
As an jazz organist he has released 3 CD’s on Steeplechase Records. One with drummer Eliot Zigmond and two as a leader. He is also featured on a project by trumpeter Maciej Fortuna and saxophonist Mack Goldsbury. His Piano CD, Ballads With Friends, is out on CD Baby.
His soul jazz project The Funky Organics signed with Summit (Chicken Coup) Records. The second release is out on Arabesque Records. The bands first release reached #44 on the national jazz charts.
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