Jazz

In addition to the jazz compositions and arrangements found on my Original Jazz Recordings page, and my Jazz Hymns page, I also have composed/arranged for large jazz ensembles as found below.

Eye of the Hurricane – an arrangement of the Herbie Hancock tune for the UArts Transfusion Ensemble conducted by Ron Kerber- soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, 2 trumpets, trombone, guitar, piano, bass, drums).
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In A Silent Way- an arrangement of the Joe Zawinul tune for the UArts Transfusion Ensemble conducted by Chris Farr- voice, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, bass clarinet/flute, 2 trumpets, trombone, electric piano, guitar, bass, drums.
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I Dream A World- an original setting of two Langston Hughes poems, in memory of Martin Luther King. Scored for the UArts Transfusion Ensemble conducted by Chris Farr- male and female vocalists, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone/bass clarinet, 2 trumpets, trombone, piano, guitar, vibes, bass, drums.
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Coasting Home- original tune and big band arrangement, for the UArts Z Band, conducted by Matt Gallager- five saxes, four trumpets, four trombones, piano, guitar, bass, drums/percussion.
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