John Basile is an accomplished jazz guitarist and composer known for his soulful melodic playing, sophisticated harmonic sense, and deep conversational approach to improvisation.

As an accompanist he has worked with Peggy Lee, Sylvia Sims, Rosemary Clooney and Tony Bennett as well as live and recorded performances with contemporary instrumentalists George Mraz, Michael Brecker, Tom Harrell, John Abercrombie, Tom Harrell, and Red Mitchell to name just a few.

Basile has released 12 highly acclaimed solo releases showcasing his prowess as both a composer and player. His newest ” Heatin’ Up” was released April 1st, 2024.

Whether’s crafting intricate jazz lines, weaving soulful blues melodies John Basile’s playing resonates with depth, emotion, and unmatched musicality.

 In addition to musical duties John is also an accomplished professional boxing judge having worked world championship bouts in the US, Russia, Mexico, and Australia.


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