Welcome to the official site for bassist, composer and band leader Christian "Big New York" de Mesones.  This site is your source for all things bass, and everything happening with Big NY.  He headlines solo shows under Christian de Mesones, and is the bassist and founder of Groove Skool Band, Big New York's Jazz & Funk Extravaganza, and Big New York & the Smooth Jazz All-Stars.  Get information on upcoming shows and clinics, request private lessons, purchase music and merchandise, and much, much more.  Please visit our Community page to join in discussions and sign our guestbook.  Also, you can join our e-mail list at the bottom of this page.  Thanks for visiting, and check back regularly for updates!

Talking Smooth Jazz #1 2020 Smooth Jazz CD Pick

"they call me big new york"

Congratulations to Christian!

Congratulations to christian!

"instrumentalist of the year" Nominee


new release alert!

Sweetnight (instrumental)

Christian de Mesones

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This previously unreleased, instrumental version of Sweetnight features the sultry soprano saxophone and muted trumpet combo of Keith L. Anderson and Rob Zinn. With Arch Thompson on flute, Christopher Valentine on keyboards, Carl Anderson on drums, Curtis McCain on percussion, Mike Gamble on guitar, and Christian de Mesones on electric bass.

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"Year of the Dragon" Featured in JAZZIZ Magazine, Summer 2020 Fusion Edition!

"Year of the Dragon" Featured in JAZZIZ Magazine, Summer 2020 Fusion Edition!

Christian de Mesones...remember that name. I think he's going to be around for a while. ”

— Dave Koz

Big Tall Wish - featured in the Dave Koz Lounge on Sirius XM Watercolors Channel 66, March 8, 2020

Bassist, composer and band leader Christian de Mesones delivers "They Call Me Big New York",  an impassioned collection of Latin, Funk, Soul and Rhythm & Blues-infused original Smooth Jazz compositions that will satisfy the most discerning music lover.  More than 25 national and international recording artists joined Christian to propel this creative juggernaut.  This deluxe CD includes a full color, 8-page booklet containing photos, personal messages from Christian, and liner notes by Doc Hardy, host of Jazz and Soul on Ice, WPKN 89.5 FM, Bridgeport, CT.  For a limited time, CDs ordered from this site only will be accompanied by a FREE digital download of the album and an autograph from Christian (personalized to the purchaser unless otherwise specified in the notes during purchase).  Get your copy today!

Christian "Big New York" de Mesones

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