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Virtual Jazz Jam

I recorded a great Quincy Jones ballad on euphonium for the Flushing Town Hall Virtual Jazz Jam.  I first heard this song on an album of Ake Persson, a really beautiful Swedish trombonist, and fell in love with the tune…

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Virtual Big Band Videos

I've been staying home, so had some time to participate in a couple of great virtual big band recordings!  Check them out!

New Orchestral Tracks Released!

Several of my orchestral compositions have been released this month by Velvet Green Music and are available for licensing.  These were fun projects to work on-- check out the links below!

I recorded a short promo video to introduce this…

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Dance Theater of Harlem Video

I recently recorded some trombone for my friends Tim Rosser & Charlie Sohne-- they've put together a beautiful feature for Dance Theater of Harlem again!  Also featuring Marty Bound on trumpet.

Check out the video here:

 

Velvet Green Music Released

I've been composing some orchestral music for the publisher Velvet Green Music.  My first track is released on the collection called "Orchestral Drama Vol. 11 - Fairies and Elves"-- a track called "Time is Given".

Check out the full…

Band Of Bones Annual JJ Johnson Birthday Tribute Concert

Continue the New Year Celebrations with Dave Chamberlain's Band of Bones featuring Guest Artists Steve Turre and Steve Davis as they celebrate the Great J.J. Johnson's Birthday at "Jazz Tuesdays" on Tuesday, January 22 in the Gillespie Auditorium at the…

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Grammy Time!

I've been involved with a few projects this year that are up for voting (if you're a NARAS member) for Grammy consideration this year:

  • My arrangement of Quincy Jones' song from The Color Purple, called "Sister" on the most…

On Eagle's Wings Single Released

Today a single I recorded in 2008 was released to be available online wherever you get your digital music, as well as on my site here.  This is a track I recorded as a gift to my mother, in memory…

Allan Harris Big Band Arrangement

I always love working with Allan Harris-- a great singer and guitarist!  I just finished a big band arrangement of his original tune "I Do Believe" for his concert this week at Jazz Aspen Snowmass.  

 

Allan has…

Sunday May 6th 3 pm in Music Hall at Snug Harbor

The Riverside Opera Company will be performing several of my orchestrations of vocal favorites on Sunday May 6th 3 pm in the Music Hall at Snug Harbor, in Staten Island, NY.  It will be a great concert featuring some amazing…