Bands and Projects
Freelance music work:
Russ is ready, willing and able to play saxophone, do arrangements and lead bands, live and in the studio, in jazz, pop, soul, funk and Latin styles.
Teaching and clinics:
Russ is available for teaching, clinics, and artist residencies.
Available for jazz festivals, colleges, special projects worldwide. Current projects include “Nalbandian the Ethiopian,” music by the Armenian/Ethiopian musician Nerses Nalbandian; and “The Collected Unconscious,” an original suite commission from Russ by Chamber Music America.
Music from the Either/Orchestra’s 30 year catalog of original compositions and arrangements is also available for performances.
The BEST party band you’ll ever find, playing super fun Latin Bugalú music, perfect for dancing or listening. No crowd can resist!
Stripped down jazz trio, sax / bass / drums, playing standards, music by Sonny Rollins, Rahsaan Roland Kirk and Russ Gershon.
A seven piece band plus five singers, directed by Russ, performing David Bowie’s final album, Blackstar.
For more info, call or text at 617-899-9685
Email at russ [at] accuraterecords [dot] com