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Within Inside

by Steve Girardi

An eclectic jazz trio with a strong ethereal compositional style.
Genre: Jazz: Modern Creative Jazz
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  Song Share Time Download
1. The Ring
9:05 $0.99
2. Bird
4:26 $0.99
3. Dionigi
6:19 $0.99
4. O.C.
8:24 $0.99
5. Within Inside Prelude
1:58 $0.99
6. Within Inside
4:26 $0.99
7. Bjand
5:05 $0.99
8. Rejoyce
6:04 $0.99
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Album Notes
Steve Girardi's modern jazz trio has been performing his original music in New York City and Northern New Jersey for over a decade.

Principal composer and guitarist, Steve Girardi has a unique sound that challenges the traditional boundaries of contemporary jazz. His talents on both acoustic and electric guitar result in a rich, ethereal fusion of musical genres.

World- renowned bassist, Mike Richmond, has performed and recorded with Miles Davis, Joe Henderson, Dizzy Gillespie, John Abercrombie, Chet Baker, Stan Getz and Ravi Shankar.

Drummer/percussionist, Mark Graham, has performed in the United States, Canada, Europe and Japan with numerous recording artists. His inspired style is both subtle and intense, which makes it instantly recognizable.

Their latest recording, Within Inside, offers an eclectic blend of acoustic/electric improvisation. The music is very enigmatic in that at times, it is soulfully energized yet conveys an understated intimacy.


Steve Girardi

Ron Velosky...Trio: Quartet...Denim Lake Music 001
Greg Federico...Live to Love, Love to Live...Nile Blue GCF2289

Mike Richmond

Mike Richmond...On the Edge...SteepleChase 31237
Mike Richmond...Dance for Andy...SteepleChase 31267
Mike Richmond...Basic Tendencies...Nomad CD 50306
Mike Richmond...New Blues...Nuba Records 7755

Mark Graham

Minas...Dreams of Brazil...Blue Azul JH10788CD
Dave Hartl Quartet...Straight, A Head...FOAM 0103



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Grace Petrillo

Beautiful, very professional, a pleasure to listento
Each song has a very unique sound,such an enjoyable experience. love it!!!!

Herb Moore

"floors us with his soulful virtuosity"
While most guitarist shout "This is what I can do!", Steve Girardi whispers "This is who I am" and then floors us with his soulful virtuosity. This is a beautiful CD.

Ken S. (Wonway Records)

A very nice approach to contemporary jazz
Now this is what I'm talking about! I'm not a big fan of jazz, but this CD DELIVERS! Impressive compositions and arrangements that captivates, soothes and stimulates the senses. Warm guitar tones on a bed of lush, billows of accompaniments, laced with the fierceness of virtuosity. A very nice approach to contemporary jazz that dares to depart itself from the redundant norm of the genre. You can't ask for more.

Tim Gosman

very nice blend of technique and emotion
this cd is a very nice blend of technique and emotion. as a whole the cd is very evocative, displaying deft touch, solid composition, and a variety of influences. yet, the trio always manages to maintain their own "signature", and the cd stands on its own without need for any comparison or juxtapositioning to convention. extremely fine and skilled players all in their groove. it comes highly recommended.

Michael D'Amico

An Undiscovered Gem!
Steve Girardi's latest venture, the CD entitled "Within Inside", will take you for an artistically satisfying ride.
From the subtle and serene of "Bird", to the intensified edginess of "Dionigi", the 8 selections on this CD definitely do justice to the multi-colored stylings of Girardi's guitar playing. Girardi's production is tasteful and transparent, and creates an atmosphere for the listener to really "feel" the music and experience its varied emotional intensity. This undiscovered gem is a must have for every jazz enthusiast.

Ludwig Hoogstoel

Sketches of intimacy alternate with uptempo songs
Where most Jazz guitarists develop a particular style and stay within their field of expertise, Steve Girardi, on his first solo CD "Within Inside" offers a broad spectrum of musical insight. Sketches of intimacy alternate with uptempo songs where all variations of jazz guitar maitrise are offered. "Within Inside" was a true discovery for me. Waiting for the next one!

Leonard Bergstein

One of the best CD's I own
I have followed Steven's music since Jr. High School. This CD, hands down, is Steven at his best!

Tim From Chicago

WOW This Is so clean, warm. A sweet Guitar that everone loves!!!
I hope you keep Recording. The word needs this sweet sounding Guitar. Keep up the good work you our on your way to the big time! Thank you Tim From Chicago

Gautam Malhotra

soothing yet stimulating
I've been fortunate to have some lessons from Steve and I'm very happy to hear the depth of his lessons reflected in his compositions. There is a gentleness and diversity in these recordings which has kept it in my CD player for much much longer than I had anticipated!