4 days ago
Hey everyone! My friend (and extraordinarily talented guitarist) Dan Wilson has entered this competition. I encourage all of you to check out this link and listen to some of his submitted recordings (and vote!). Once you've heard his submissions ... I know you'll be voting for him. He's been touring recently with Joey DeFrancesco making all his friends (and hometown of Akron) proud. ... See MoreSee Less
Wes Montgomery - International Jazz Guitar Competition
Submit a Wes Montgomery guitar cover and 2 recordings for a chance to play live in NYC, win $5,000 and more!
1 week ago
Not very far back for a #tbt, but I had the great pleasure of hearing Brian Lynch when he was in town this past week at Andy's Jazz Club. He's an unbelievable player and composer, and a super nice cat as well. He was kind enough to invite me to sit in with him and his band for a few tunes ... it was a blast. If you aren't familiar with his playing ... I'd recommend checking him out. ... See MoreSee Less
Come on out to the Green Mill Cocktail Lounge tonight! I'll be playing the first set with the Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra. It's a good hang every week. Here's a little clip from last week, if you look over the band you can see people dancing. I really dig this Soulo Mute too ... sounds awesome. ... See MoreSee Less
2 weeks ago
A big congrats to my friend and fellow #oberlin alum Sullivan! Well deserved for sure!! If you haven't heard him before ... go check him out! ... See MoreSee Less
Super Bowl of jazz piano competitions awards $100,000 to Sullivan Fortner
The Indianapolis-based American Pianists Association awarded $100,000, the largest award of its kind, to Sullivan Fortner of New Orleans.
Looking forward to playing tonight at the Green Mill Cocktail Lounge with the Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.Here's the view from the trumpet section, as you can see, it's a happening time. Come on out and grab a drink and hang! ... See MoreSee Less
3 weeks ago
For all of my trumpet playing friends, check this out. It's a great public domain version that has been uploaded. A great resource to share with students who do not yet own a hard copy. #trumpet #studymusic #arbans ... See MoreSee Less
Free PDF Download of Arban Method – Arban Trumpet Studies
Arban Trumpet Method is a must-have book for the serious trumpet player. Download a free PDF of the entire book.
Hey #chicago #jazz #foodies! My jazz trio will be back at Found tonight playing some Be-Bop for you from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.! Joining me will be Daniel G. Murphy Murphy on keyboard, and Christian Dillingham on acoustic bass. Stop on over and say hi, we'll be swingin and having great time.Tonight's our last night of our month long residency!!Found is located at: 1631 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201 ... See MoreSee Less