Great Vibes with Mike Mainieri / SNJO

The Music of Steps Ahead: the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra with guest Mike Mainieri A review by Jim Gilchrist for the Scotsman ****                                                 Photos by Derek Clark Is it appropriate to describe a […]

Mike Mainieri steps up with the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

“It’s quite a stretch,” says vibraphonist Mike Mainieri of his era-spanning career as a jazz musician. Mainieri is the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra’s latest guest as they take the music of the band he formed in the late 1970s, Steps – later Steps Ahead – on tour this month.

The Music of Steps Aheadfeat. Mike Mainieri

Mike Mainieri with the SNJO

Michael Mainieri is an award-winning jazz vibes player, a renowned producer, arranger and composer and is best known for his work with the influential jazz/fusion group Steps Ahead.