Christian “Big New York” de Mesones is a larger than life showman and bassist, best known for fronting Groove Skool Band. He now sells out shows as a headliner, having organized “Big New York & the Smooth Jazz All-Stars”, a uniquely collaborative effort highlighting the hottest smooth jazz artists in the DMV.
Members of the Smooth Jazz All Stars consists of multiple Billboard-charting artists with current airplay on the XM Sirius smooth jazz channel Watercolors, as well as an Oasis and American Smooth Jazz New Artist of the Year Award nominee. All of them have performed with Big New York, as part of the Smooth Jazz All-Stars, or with local favorite Groove Skool Band. The instrumentation is designed to engage and entice, provide dynamics, and allow for a truly unique musical experience. The All-Stars consist of Willie Bradley on Trumpet, Drew Davidsen on Guitar, Elliot Levine on keyboards and a special guest sax attack. Each of these talented artists will charm and fascinate the audience with musical abilities that are beyond compare.