Henry Young
Guitar


His entire career, guitarist Henry Young has been involved with crafting music of the highest calibre. A previous Juno nominee, Henry's work has drawn praise from the likes of Ray Charles, Wes Montgomery and Miles Davis. As a former principal member of Nina Simone's superlative band, he has received international critical attention, having performed at the prestigious Montreux, African and Newport Jazz Festivals. Henry's talent, not only as a guitarist, but as a conductor, arranger, composer and musical director, encompasses a musical spectrum ranging from vintage rock & roll to rhythm & blues, standards, big band and jazz. Available as a solo guitarist or with his Soulswing Band (up to12 pcs) and featuring a choice of the finest vocalists in North America.

CREDITS
TV
"Loneliness" (w/Almeta Speaks) for CTV
"Nina Simone in Concert" for PBS
"Arts Alive" for SHAW CABLE - feature
"That's Entertainment" for KVOS - feature
"Bluesman" for BRAVO! - feature
"Unsung Heroes" for ROGERS CABLE
Musical
Director
The Platters
Bobby Taylor and The Vancouvers
Vancouver Chinatown Lion's Club Gala
         Fundraiser (7 yrs)
"A Blast From the Past" Unforgettable - Tribute to Nat King Cole
RECORDINGS
 

Available directly from Henry Young:

Send cheque or money order for $20, payable to Henry Young (includes taxes and shipping charges) to:

Henry Young Publishing
4531 Strathcona Road
North Vancouver BC CANADA
V7G 1G7

Looking Back (2000)

No Blues Today
Georgia On My Mind
Love Dance
'Round Midnight
Rainy Night in Georgia
One For My Baby (And One More For the Road)
Sleepwalk
When You're Dancing
All the Way/Here's That Rainy Day
Love Won't Let Me Wait
Body and Soul
My Funny Valentine

Ron Johnston - Keyboards
Mike Katanj - Keyboards & Bass
Clive Gard - Keyboards & Bass
John Nolan - Drums
Chris Haas - Drums
Paul Blaney - Bass
Jack Stafford - Saxophones & Horn Arrangements
Fara - Vocals

Previous Recording:

Cooking on Sunday (1996)

 

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