Special EFX featuring Chieli Minucci with Horns

Special EFX featuring Chieli Minucci

Under 21 With Guardian
$25 food & beverage minimum per person.

Join us for the CD release party of "All Stars", at The Cutting Room for an evening with Special EFX featuring Chieli Minucci.

Chieli Minucci - guitars

Jay Rowe - keyboards

Jerry Brooks - bass

Joel Rosenblatt - drums

Mino Cinélu - percussion

Richie Cannata - sax, flute

John Fumasoli - trombone

Don Harris – trumpet

Guitarist, composer, and arranger Chieli Minucci is longtime leader of the Grammy-nominated jazz-fusion group SPECIAL EFX featuring Chieli Minucci, a major force on the jazz and world music scene for over 35 years. Chieli has just recently released his 35th anniversary CD, “All Stars” (Trippin N Rhythm Records). Chieli & Special EFX’s previous release saw title track, “Deep as the Night”, won Billboard Magazine’s 2018 top honors, best-song-of-the-year.

Besides writing and performing his own music, Chieli shares his guitar brilliance throughout the entertainment world. He has recorded and performed with many top artists, such as Celine Dion, Lou Reed, Lionel Richie, Chaka Khan, Jennifer Lopez, Jewel, Mark Anthony, Michael Bolton, Eartha Kitt, Eddie Fisher, Anastasia, as well as jazz artists Kirk Whalum, Jeff Lorber, Norman Brown, Bernie Williams, Marion Meadows, Lao Tizer, Mindi Abair, Rick Braun, Gerald Veasley, Omar Hakim, and many others. Although renowned in the jazz and pop world, Chieli is also a gifted television and film composer. He has won 3 Emmy Awards and been nominated 10 times for his eclectic compositions. His music can also be heard on the soundtracks of the films Bowfinger, No Country for Old Men, Legally Blonde, American Made, and others. Chieli's original scoring work can be heard in live stage productions of Peter Pan, Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego Go, Thomas the Tank Engine, and others.

Special EFXMusic.com

The official Chieli Minucci website

Additional biographical and discography information can be viewed at:


International Movie Database





Grammy nomination for "Modern Manners" - Chieli Minucci & Special EFX

Winner of three Emmy Awards (1998, 2007, 2008) CBS's "The Guiding Light"

Nominated for 10 Daytime Emmy Awards for his compositional work on CBS's Guiding Light

Official Website http://www.chieliminucci.com

Venue Information:
The Cutting Room
44 E 32nd St.
New York, NY, 10016