Nasar Abadey

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Nasar Abadey is a drummer who has performed with many of the greats in the jazz world. Among his credits are Ella Fitzgerald, Sun Ra, Stanley Turrentine, and David Sanchez. In 1983, Abadey played on Malachi…
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Nasar Abadey is a drummer who has performed with many of the greats in the jazz world. Among his credits are Ella Fitzgerald, Sun Ra, Stanley Turrentine, and David Sanchez. In 1983, Abadey played on Malachi Thompson's Spirit. He also played on the 1991 release by Thompson Jaz Life. 1993 was a busy year for him, appearing on Joe Ford's "Today's Night" and two releases from Thompson (New Standards and 47th Street). He played on Songbook by Gerry Eastman in 1996. In 1998, he appeared on two more discs: Thompson's Freebop Now! and Daystar. He appeared on another album by Thompson in 2000, Timeline. He also released a CD with his own group, Supernova, in 2000. That CD was called Mirage.