Melodic Jazz Standards, Ballads, Swing, and Bossa Nova, with vocals by bassist/bandleader Greg Nathan.
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"Greg and Mike are two of the finest musicians in the area, and compliment each other so well that they do some of their very best work when together. Any opportunity to catch their performance is something to not be missed."
Donna Courtell, Owner Courtell Talent Agency
Greg Nathan, String Bass, Mike Denny,, Jazz Guitar
Greg Nathan began his professional bass-playing career in 1972 at the age of seventeen, performing popular jazz music with pianist Chuck Ruff and vocalist Donna Courtell. He completed his Bachelor of Music in Music Education degree at the University of Oregon in 1977, and earned a Master of Arts in Music degree at California State University, Sacramento, in 1982. Greg is in his twenty-ninth season with the Eugene Symphony. His teacher, Larry Epstein, is Assistant Principal of the San Francisco Symphony.
Greg is an accomplished composer of songs and serious music. He sings, plays, and uses the bow during popular jazz music performances. Greg is the leader of the jazz duo "Aftermath," joined by world-class jazz guitarist Mike Denny. Aftermath performances occur at Eugene's Hilton Hotel. Greg has performed with Nancy King, the late Sonny King, Paul Biondi, Tom Shove, Bill Sabol, the late Charles Dowd, Vikki Brabham, Gus Russell, Alan Tarpinian, Jessie Marquez, and others. Greg is also a caring husband, father, and active member of his church.