Jazz -Funk - Blues
Charles demonstrates the talent and dedication it takes to write a "Hit Song" BILLBOARD WORLD SONG CONTEST 2009, 2010.
Over 38 years playing music.
Combining jazz, smooth jazz, R & B, blues and funk, he has an unmistakable sound with a Contemporary Jazz style unique sound, smooth feel and a groove that speaks for itself.
"We had the best time listening to Charles perform his music he really made the occasion very special" v.g.
Charles Mascari is a contemporary jazz guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer. His solo projects have been contemporary jazz, smooth jazz, urban grooves, new age.
In addition to performing live his original music is being placed in film, tv commercials, tv themes, background music and much more.
In the early years as a young teen, Charles started with piano, then shortly after began studying guitar and then he discovered jazz. He attended music college affiliated with Curtis Institute studying upright bass performing in the orchestra. While in college Charles joined up with the jazz quartet "MJQ". They performed in clubs, concerts and colleges throughout the East Coast. After college Charles worked as a sideman with some local bands performing jazz, blues and rock still involved in recording sessions on guitar and bass guitar.
2003 and 2004
Charles composed music for his first 3 solo albums guitar, bass, and keyboard. The cd albums include "Natual Journey" "Reflections" "Red Barn".
2005 and 2006
Charles released his 2 Dvd's blending and performing his original jazz creations and stunning nature photos creating a complete multimedia experience. Mascari's dvd's include "Relaxing Moments" "The River In Motion".
Charles released his cd album he composed and produced, on guitar, bass, keyboard entitled: "Chillin by Charles Mascari"
Charles released his latest cd album "ONEpm" and a single from the album entitled "This Is Love"
Already, his eagerly anticipated contemporary smooth jazz album is being anointed by his loyal fans and radio personalities as his best yet. With something for every cool music taste, you'll find a variety of laid back to up-tempo music perfectly composed captivating a distinctive sound with appeal to a wide range of listeners with inspiring compositions and memorable melodies, grooves, and guitar playing that speaks to all our souls.
Click links below listen and buy:
ONEpm album > cdbaby
This Is Love - single > click here
Reflections > go to contact form below request information.
DVD's by Charles Mascari
Beautiful original music photos video
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Relaxing Moments dvd
The River in Motion dvd
"Soul Mates" a song from the Chillin album by Mascari
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He has performed on guitar and multi-instruments on this album. Charles has composed and produced this cd album.
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New York, Florida, United States