NEWS AND UPDATES
My 2017 CD, Presence is a collaboration with my good friend based in Houston, TX-saxophonist Woody Witt. Presence features our compositions, with a couple of standards too. Lee Hudson-Bass and Tom Melito-Drums complete the Quartet. For more info and to order CDs please go to the Music page!
My good friend from Houston, tenor saxophonist Woody Witt, was here this summer for a NY State tour. We played at Smalls in NYC, then did four performances in the Adirondacks and three more in the Hudson Valley. We also did a recording session of mostly our own compositions, with Lee Hudson-Bass and Tom Melito-Drums...I'm looking forward to the CD release sometime this fall.
Back in school! as Adjunct Instructor at Dutchess Community College in Poughkeepsie, NY and at The College of St. Rose in Albany, NY. I'm also teaching Jazz Piano students at Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY. Good gigs here in the Hudson Valley, and frequent appearances in NYC too. In February I had a weeklong tour of the Adirondacks and North Country of NY State, teaching and performing. A highlight was playing my compositions/arrangements in a concert as guest artist with the Jazz Ensemble at The…