Atlanta, United States
Zdany Chisholm is a saxophonist, vocalist, producer, and composer, based out of Atlanta, GA. He has been featured on several CD projects, and in 2012, Zdany released his self-produced debut album appropriately entitled, Genesis. This album is a creative fusion of contemporary smooth jazz and R&B is attractive, sensual, and soulful to say the least. The project highlights his diverse musical artistries as well as his proficiency in production. From the soulful groove of “Date Night,” the sensual sounds of “You Can Have It All,” the motivating inspiration of “Be Somebody,” and the lyrical ode to that special lady in “Queen of My Dreams,” there is indeed something for everyone to enjoy. His motto is “Music is my passion, but the passion in my music is all for you!”
From his humble beginnings, Zdany has played his way from the kitchen floor, to stages and concert halls all around the world. He has performed for mayors, dignitaries, and for numerous charitable events. Zdany has had the privilege of touring with international recording artist, Cody Chesnutt, whose unique musical styling fuse elements of rock, funk, soul, blues, and hip hop. His soulful sax and horn arrangements are currently featured on Chesnutt’s latest album, Landing on a Hundred. In 2011, he performed at the legendary Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland sharing the stage with the likes of Larry Graham and Bootsy Collins.
Zdany is currently staying busy working on his sophomore album and building his fan base by performing locally and on the road with several bands, wanting to always be in the right place, at the right time. He strives continually to stay meek and grounded even with all the many blessings and opportunities. Notable companies such as Sax Dakota, Bari Woodwind, Reunion Blues, Gator Cases, Silverstein Ligatures and Hercules Stands currently endorse him. "Only what you do for Christ will last," says the humble man as he quotes his mother’s resounding words. This is only the beginning for Zdany, and he is definitely up for challenge of carving out his place in this enormous realm of music!