Zoot Horn Rollo - Mask Tracks EP

Zoot Horn Rollo – Mask Tracks EP

Was lucky to record with the great Bill Harkleroad – aka Zoot Horn Rollo – on this super fun EP that focuses on 4 different masks. He brought me in for Mask #4 and it was one of the quickest…

Steve Owen - Stand up Eight

Steve Owen – Stand up Eight

I love this record. Steve put together this killer band to record his killer compositions and arrangements for big band. I rarely like to listen to an album I’ve been part of for fun but there are a few tracks…

Lei Liang - Milou

Lei Liang – Milou

The opening track of this record Ascension was recorded by Meridian Arts Ensemble – and it was my last recording with them before I left the band. It is a terrifyingly difficult work for brass and a really interesting piece…

Capoeira: Fly Away Beetle

Capoeira: Fly Away Beetle

From the award winning documentary Capoeira: Fly Away Beetle produced by blue dot productions “Tamir’s Theme” by Brian McWhorter Beta Collide: Brian McWhorter, flugel; Kyle Sanna, guitar; Tyler Abbott, bass; Aaron Jester, marimba. The whole score also involves Jason Palmer,…

Eve Beglarian + Third Angle New Music

Eve Beglarian + Third Angle New Music

http://www.instantencore.com/music/details.aspx?PId=5088885

There is No Sound in My Head - documentary

There is No Sound in My Head – documentary

Here is a fascinating documentary that deals with Mark Applebaum and his graphic score “Metaphysics of Notation.” I’m involved throughout as a performer and interviewee. Lots of great performances throughout from a variety of performers. There’s No Sound In My…

Sock Monkey - Mark Applebaum

Sock Monkey – Mark Applebaum

http://www.innova.mu/albums/mark-applebaum/sock-monkey

Beta Collide - psst...psst!

Beta Collide – psst…psst!

Beta Collide, directed by Grammy Award-winning flutist Molly Barth (formerly of eighth blackbird) and trumpeter Brian McWhorter (formerly of Meridian Arts Ensemble), has just released its debut album Psst…Psst! with stellar pianist/celestist David Riley, percussionist/sommelier Phillip Patti, and with contributions…

Natalie Merchant - Leave Your Sleep

Natalie Merchant – Leave Your Sleep

http://www.nonesuch.com/albums/leave-your-sleep

Sound-Bytes - a 10-14 minute new music series

Sound-Bytes – a 10-14 minute new music series

Sound-Bytes  Sound-Bytes was a critically acclaimed 10-14 minute music series.  It started in the UO’s Collier House and then moved to the Erb Memorial Union.   2008-2009 (Spring term’s roster is not included) #1 – Frog! #2 – Saraband #3  – AnyWhen…