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Jazz: Bebop Jazz: Jazz Fusion Jazz: Smooth Jazz Moods: Type: Improvisational Moods: Instrumental

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United States - Nevada

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Shapiro Project

SHAPIRO PROJECT

Shapiro Project is a Las Vegas based Jazz quartet led by guitarist and composer Eugene Shapiro. It also features Eugene’s brother Boris Shapiro on drums, Brian Triola on keyboards, and Marc Solis on tenor saxophone.

Shapiro Project is a Jazz group with a fresh approach to the Jazz idiom mainly through new works written by Eugene Shapiro and the creative musicianship that gives their sound a sparkling vitality.

All the members of the Shapiro Project are very experienced Jazz musicians with more than 15 years of performing experience in playing Jazz and commercial music all over the United States and the world-Japan, Israel, Germany etc.

Shapiro Project have participated in many Jazz festivals such as Spirit of Music Festival in San Francisco, CA, Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival in Moscow, ID, Fremont Street Jazz Festival in Las Vegas, NV, and International Association of Jazz Educators (IAJE) Conference in Los Angeles, CA.

Shapiro Project has three album to their credit, including the brand new "Planet X." The music of the Shapiro Project ranges from Contemporary Jazz Fusion, Funk, and Smooth Jazz, to Latin Jazz, and Traditional Swing Jazz.
Shapiro Project's sound is groovy, exciting, soulful, and hip. You'll be singing beautiful melodies, enjoying pretty, colorful harmonies, and dancing to catchy rhythms.


The members of Shapiro Project have played with many world known musicians such as Michel Legrand, Mulgrew Miller, Walt Weiskopf, The Temptations, The Mills Brothers, Dave Liebman and Cedar Walton.

In Las Vegas Shapiro Project and it’s members have performed at Venetian Hotel and Casino, Paris Hotel and Casino, Caesars Palace, Bellagio Hotel and Casino, Wynn Hotel and Casino, MGM Grand etc. Shapiro Project also played numerous concerts for the Las Vegas Jazz Society, Las Vegas Clark County Parks, and for the City of Henderson Jazz and Cultural concert series.

“…listening to this ensemble…you will hear the musical spirit which will carry them to greater heights and the success they deserve.”

Eugene Shapiro is endorsed by Thomastik-Infeld strings company, Martin Guitars, Eminence Speaker LLC., and AMT Electronics. He is also a two-time recipient of the Nevada Arts Council Fellowship in Jazz Composition.

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