Leah NoelleHomegrown

Original ballad written for my wife, Leah. It was recorded by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Jazz Orchestra and released on their 2012 album, Homegrown.

Homegrown
 

SumoThe Comet's Tail

I arranged this chart while I was serving as the Managing Director of the Center for Jazz Composition in Tampa. It was in conjunction with the International Jazz Arranging Competition sponsored by the CJC and performed by the resident ensemble, Chuck Owen & The Jazz Surge. Soloists include Dave Liebman (tenor sax), Tom Brantley (trombone), and Rob Thomas (violin).

The Comet's Tail
 

Nola's WaltzSuncoast 2007

Originally written by guitarist, Bob Borgstede, I arranged this piece in 2004 while studying with Chuck Owen at the University of South Florida. The performance is by the USF Jazz Ensemble 1 featuring Mike Edelman on guitar

Suncoast 2007
 

AdagioBoneyard

This arrangement of a classic piece by Camille Saint-Saens was commissioned by Tom Brantley for his latest release, Boneyard.

Boneyard