ONAJE ALLAN GUMBS

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Onaje Allan Gumbs (born Allan Bentley Gumbs, September 3, 1949 – April 6, 2020) was a New York-based pianist, composer, and bandleader.

In 1971, Leroy Kirkland introduced Gumbs to the Detroit guitarist Kenny Burrell, to whom Onaje gave a demo tape. The following day, Gumbs received a call to play with Burrell at Baker's Keyboard Lounge in Detroit. This work led to further performances with major jazz musicians such as bassist Larry Ridley as well as The Thad Jones/ Mel Lewis Orchestra. During those early 1970s, Gumbs replaced Nat Adderley, Jr. in a contemporary jazz ensemble called Natural Essence. At that time in the course of two years, some of the personnel of this group included drummer Buddy Williams, bassist Alex Blake, trombonist Earl McIntyre and on percussion, T. S. Monk.

Gumbs adopted the name Onaje in the early 1970s; it means "the sensitive one".

"His association with the New School for
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Onaje
Hard Bop 1977
ONAJE ALLAN GUMBS That Special Part Of Me album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
That Special Part Of Me
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1988
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Dare To Dream
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1991
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Remember Their Innocence
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2004
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Sack Full Of Dreams
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2007
ONAJE ALLAN GUMBS Bloodlife: Solo Piano Inspirations Based On The Melodies Of Ronald Shannon Jackson album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bloodlife: Solo Piano Inspirations Based On The Melodies Of Ronald Shannon Jackson
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2013

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Return To Form
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2003

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