Ilkin Deniz | Good Fellas

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Charlie Haden Jack DeJohnette John Scofield

Album Links

More Artists From
United States - Florida

Other Genres You Will Love
Jazz: Jazz Fusion Jazz: Modern Creative Jazz Moods: Type: Live Recordings
Sell your music everywhere
There are no items in your wishlist.

Good Fellas

by Ilkin Deniz

The spirit of live jazz is back. Beatiful 8 standart songs played by Turkish musicians, electric guitar, double-bass and fantastic drummer. Making some footsteps.
Genre: Jazz: Jazz Fusion
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Continue Shopping
just a few left.
order now!
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
1. Equinox
7:47 album only
2. Stella By Starlight
6:55 album only
3. Freddie the Freeloader
7:11 album only
4. Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
7:19 album only
5. Solar
6:19 album only
6. Take 5
4:03 album only
7. Beautiful Love
6:24 album only
8. Django
7:11 album only


Album Notes
Thanks for visiting my album site,
Turgut Alp, Akin and Tanju are the “ good fellas ”.
I dedicated this album to them, my dearest friends.
As normal we had a two day session recording the CD in Tanju’s studio. In Istanbul, Turkey September 2008.

Following my previous recording ( old school )
I have chosen eight more of my favorite jazz standards.
I hope you enjoy listening as much as we enjoyed playing them.
I know we are not going to change jazz-world,
but this music is changing us, in a loving way, and hopefully changing you too.
Enjoy it...

I was born in Trabzon, Turkey in 1961 and grew up in Istanbul. I started out playing Mandolin and Accordion in fist grade.
I first became interested in playing bass upon hearing records by Jaco Pastorius, Scott LaFaro, Charlie Haden, Ray Brown, Bill Evans, Miles Davis, and Charlie Parker.
More recently I play played in Europe with different jazz groups.
In 1995 I made a move from Istanbul to Palm Beach, Florida with my wife Gul. I've been performing in South Florida since then as a freelance bassist. For the last 5 years I've done art shows almost every weekend ( as an artist ) so I'm not playing music as much as I did before. I spend most summer times in Istanbul making recordings and performing at jazz concerts.
Some performances:
With Group Telvin: "Jazz Made in Turkey" in Lincoln Center NY.NY. with Joe Lovano. North Sea Jazz Festival in Holland , Queen Elizabeth Hall in London, In Germany, Holland and Istanbul many Jazz festivals.
This is my second jazz album in US, call " good fellas ". Akin Eldes play electric guitar, Turgut Alp Bekoglu play Drum, and I play Double-bass. It is trio album.
Recorded live in Istanbul, September 2008.



to write a review