Category Archives: News

News – February – 2014

My new recording is released today! Autumn Song is available at these locations, iTunes, CDbaby or you can order a physical copy. There are only 80 physical copies available for sale. Each is signed and has a print run number. Enjoy!

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News – January – 2014

Very excited to announce my new recording, Autumn Song, will be released on Armored Records in February. It’s a duo with guitarist Jake Hanlon. Jake and I have been playing together in various formats for over a decade and figured … Continue reading

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News – September – 2013

I just finished a new big band composition. This one’s called “Helicopter” and it was written for the Dallas Jazz Orchestra’s 40th Anniversary. It always feels great to finish a commission. I can’t wait to hear the DJO play it! … Continue reading

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News – August 3rd – 2013

Here is the concert listing for the 2013 Carleton University Jazz Camp. I get to play a set with Andre White, and John Geggie this Tuesday, Aug 6. Wednesday, Aug 7, is a Horace Silver tribute concert with Joel Frahm on tenor. On … Continue reading

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News – July 19 2013

I am extremely happy to announce that I am now an endorsing artist for Facet Mutes. These wooden mutes are truly a work of art and they make my job as an artist easier. The Brusio is amazing; no metal … Continue reading

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News – June 5 2013

Hey Folks! Check it out! ITG Late Night Jam Session, Louis Benton’s & LB Lounge hosted by Steve Wright and Paul Tynan, 35 Ionia Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI. 11pm.

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News – May 9 2013

In rehearsals, with the Upstream Orchestra, for a performance at the Festival International Musique Actuelle in Victoriaville, Quebec.  A big highlight of the program is Barry Guy’s “Witch Gong Game”. It’s really neat to unpack this music and hear it … Continue reading

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News – April 3, 2013

I am premiering a fantastic piece of new music next weekend – April 14th.  The composer, Jim O’leary, and I have been friends since we both studied together in Sweden in the late 90s. This new piece “Choose Other Routes” promises … Continue reading

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News – March 24, 2013

Just found out that the Bicoastal Collective will be opening for Dave Douglas’s quintet at the Halifax Jazz Festival. Casino Nova Scotia is partnering with JazzEast to present The Dave Douglas Quintet in an intimate concert in the Schooner Showroom … Continue reading

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