"Brian is one of the finest Jazz Guitarists on the scene." - guitar legend Joe Pass

"Shadow of Your Smile"
Brian Nova Trio

Recorded at the beautiful Sun Valley studios,
this trio recording features guitar trio
classics and new arrangements.

Brian Nova - guitar
Dan O'Brien - bass
Buddy Catlett- bass
Greg Williamson - drums

Tours Bios and Reviews!
2002 Japan Tour
2001 Japan Tour Photo Allbum


Brian Nova Quartet
"Blue and Bossa Nova"

"This record really swings! " - Jazz Times

 Brian Nova
guitar, vocals

Larry Fuller

Buddy Catlett

Greg Williamson

*Mike Slivka, Jim Steele

(click link for MP3 samples)

1. Just Friends
2. So Danco Samba*
3. Bluesology
4. I'll Remember You
5. At Long Last Love
6. Gee Baby Ain't I Good To You
7. O Pato*
8. I'll Remember April
9. Sabor A Mi'*
10. Long Ago And Far Away
11. Estate*
12. Don't Let It Go To Your Head
13. Wave*



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Brian Nova - Alone

A Rare combination of vibrant vocal and commanding solo guitar in one swinging performance! Featuring 12 tunes by Gershwin, Ellington, Mercer, Hefti, and more...

But Not For Me / When I Take My Sugar To Tea / Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You / I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues / Lil' Darlin' / Exactly Like You / S'Wonderful / Don't Let It Go To Your Head / I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good) / Autumn Leaves / Stompin' At The Savoy / Maori Brown Eyes
(Downloadable 500k .wave files)



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Live at Belltown Billiards
The Brian Nova Trio

A landmark recording. A hard swinging steady trio with vocal standards and four special guest legends of Northwest Jazz.

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a .wav sample (5-600k each)

Almost Like Being In Love 4:45
What Is There To Say 5:07
Rosetta 9:31
Learnin' The Blues 4:02
Broadway 5:06
Fly Me To The Moon 4:30
Them There Eyes 4:27
Nature Boy 3:54
Just Friends 6:36
Blues For Joe (solo gtr) 4:56
But Not For Me 5:28
Teach Me Tonight 4:34

Brian Nova - guitar and vocal
Peter Vinikow - acoustic bass
Greg Williamson - drums
Hadley Caliman - sax
Jabo Ward - sax
Buddy Catlett - clarinet and sax
Gary Shutes - trombone


Produced by Pony Boy Records and Brian Nova
Executive Producer: Steve Good
Recorded March 24 & 25, '96 live to 2-track digital
by Jim Wilke, Hatchcover Prod.
Edited & Mastered by Mark Guenther, Seattle Disc Mastering
Photos by Teresa Tamura
Art Direction and Layout by Karen Hansen, Big Media

Jazz Inflections
Brian Nova Quartet

Brian's very first CD.

Brian Nova, guitar; Steven Bige, piano
Andy Zadrosny, bass; Andre Thomas, drums

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