JAZZ BASSIST / COMPOSER SELECTED CREDITS
   
 
TOURS
Swing Fever ’99 - ’03
Chuck Metcalf Quartet ’93, ’94
Frank Morgan ’90 & ’93
Chuck Metcalf Quartet/Quintet ’92
Jim Pepper ’91
Elmer Gill ’90s
Bert Wilson ’86 through ’88
Ernestine Anderson ’83
Dexter Gordon ’80
Kenny Rankin ’75
Overton Berry ’69
Joe Venuti ’64, ’65
Elmer Gill ’63
Anita O’Day ’62
 
     
LIVE PERFORMANCE
Mose Allison, Chet Baker, Charles Brown, 
Charlie Byrd, Curtis Clark & David Murray,
Conti Candoli, Larry Coryell, Bob Dorough,
Billy Eckstine, Art Farmer, Chico Freeman 
& Kenny Barron, Benny Goodman, 
Benny Green, John Handy, Roland Hanna,
Eddie Henderson, Bobby Hutcherson, 
Eddie Jefferson & Richie Cole, Harold Land, 
Charles Lloyd, Bobby McFerrin, Big Miller,
Blue Mitchell, Joe Pass, Art Pepper,
Charlie Rouse, Diane Schuur, Woody Shaw,
George Shearing, Bobby Shew, Sonny Simmons,
Mel Torme, Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson,
Mal Waldron, James Williams, Michael Zwerin
and many more.
 
 
 
RECORDINGS
Chuck Metcalf THINKING OF YOU Lyrichromatic ‘04
Craig Flory WIGWAM BENDIX Franchise ’98
Gerry Grosz ON RAMP UpLate ’98
Primo Kim TO BE NEAR RKK ’97
Chuck Metcalf HELP IS COMING Bopware ’92
Bert Wilson LIVE AT THE ZOO Nine Winds ’90
Chuck Metcalf ELSIE STREET Bopware ’90
Bert Wilson LIVE AT THE BELLEVUE JAZZ FESTIVAL FMO ’87
  WINGS FMO ’87
  LIVE AT CAFFE STAR-BUCKS FMO ’87
REBIRTH LOVES MONK! FMO ’87
Chuck Metcalf LIVE IN SEATTLE FMO ’87
Mark Murphy STOLEN MOMENTS Muse  ’78
San Fransisco,Ltd SAN FRANSISCO, LTD. Crystal Clear  ’77
Mel Ellison FRIENDS New Jazz ’76
Doug Hammond REFLECTIONS IN THE SEA OF NURNEN ’72
Overton Berry LIVE AT THE DOUBLE-TREE Jaro ’70
Joni Metcalf SINGS PORTER AND ELLINGTON Camelot ‘65
     
     
 
AWARDS / CITATIONS
Certificate of Recognition “Seattle Jazz Pioneer”
WA museum of History & Industry - Earshot ’93
Best NW Recording, Help Is Coming - Earshot ’93
Seattle Jazz Hall of Fame - Earshot Jazz ’91
Best NW Recording, Elsie Street - Earshot ’90
“one of the really talented ones”,
quoted by Paul DeBarros, Jackson Street AfterHours – ’90
…among “bassists who have contributed to jazz music
over the past 65 years”. Todd Coolman in The Bass Tradition – ’85
 
EDUCATIONAL & CULTURAL
Instructor, jazz bass, Jazz Camp’01
Instructor, jazz bass, Koninlijk Conservatorium, Den Haag, NL’86
Affiliate, jazz bass, WWU, Bellingham, WA‘93-’94
Director, Seattle Public Schools Summer Jazz Program—’68
Co-Founder, Seattle Jazz Society—’66
Instructor in theory, Cornish college of Fine Arts, Seattle WA—’64
B.A. University of Washington—’53
 
 
 
CONTACT INFORMATION VIDEOTAPES
For more information about Chuck Metcalf, contact Stephen Metcalf at: Chuck Metcalf Octet Live at the Lyrichromatic
srrrrmt@hotmail.com Umbrella's ''Jammin' in the Shed'', July 3rd, '94
  Bert Wilson, Live at the Zoo, Portland OR, ’89
  Ernestine Anderson, Live @Ernestine’s, PBS ‘83
 
 
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