Mainella Productions

  • Solo Artist
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Genres

Electronic, Hip Hop, Jazz, Instrumentals Reggaeton, Funk, Pop, Synthpop, R&B More...

Location

Boston MA United States

Sounds Like

Jdilla, Madlib

Digital Location

https://www.mainellaproductions.com musicpage.com/mainellaproductions

History

Member since: 09/22/2014 Year Founded: 2009

Contacts

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Nick Mainella

Somersworth

603.793.1654

Details

  • Original material: 05 hrs : 00 min
  • Cover material: 00 hrs : 00 min
  • CDs released: 3
  • CDs sold: 1000
  • Original Songs: 100
  • Average Draw: 50
  • Largest crowd: 1,000
  • Have sound: Partial PA

Biography

Saxophonist, Electronic Musician, and Educator Nick Mainella currently resides in Dover, NH. After completing a Master's Degree in Jazz Saxophone from Western Michigan University, Nick has been cultivating his love of all types of music into several recent projects. While studying music formally, Nick developed a strong attraction to music production and electronic music in particular. Armed with a traditional music background, Nick has been using his influences to create his own brand of hip-hop/electronic beats informed by his love of jazz and traditional American music.

Nick received a Bachelor’s Degree in Saxophone Performance from the University of New Hampshire.  There he studied both classical and jazz saxophone with teachers such as, Clark Terry, James Moody, Stjepko Gut, Jared Sims, Mark Shilansky, Demetrius Spanaes, and David Seiler.  He has had the opportunity to perform with Clark Terry, Jimmy Heath, John Clayton, Jeff Hamilton, James Moody, The Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra, Patti Austin, The WMU Jazz Nonet, Mark Shilansky, and Taylor Haskins.

Currently, Nick has been involved with such ensembles as, The Soggy Po' Boys, The State Line Big Band, The Watkinsonics, Jazzsputin and the Jug Skunks, as well as his solo electronic project. His latest collaboration with emcee MicP, based out of Providence, RI is titled, The Fresh Air and was released in January of 2014.

Tour Dates

Bandsintown