Recent Performances

As I finish up my Master's at William Paterson University, I have been playing more often with some great groups of musicians. One quintet started as a school group with the goal of studying music released on the ECM label, including Keith Jarrett, Steve Reich, Dave Holland, and my hero: Kenny Wheeler. As the group…Read more Recent Performances

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More Writing Experiments

I've still been messing around with Steve Reich-ian compositional techniques. I've tried it now, with varying success, in multiple formats: a quintet with two horns + rhythm section, a septet with three horns + rhythm section, a percussion quartet (marimbas and vibraphones), and an 18-piece "jazz orchestra." Most of the writing has incorporated elements of…Read more More Writing Experiments