Works for jazz ensemble
score and parts
This piece is dedicated to J. Krishnamurti. As recorded on Oceanos (Criss Cross Jazz, 1289 CD, 2007). Included is a special guitar part that can be used for live performances when there is only one guitar player available and can be played using acoustic and electric guitars.
Instrumentation: Acoustic Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Alto Sax, Bass trombone, Bass trombone, Combined guitar, Drums, Mezzo-Soprano, Piano, Steel string guitar, Trombone 1, Trombone 2, Trumpet 1 and Trumpet 2
Pere is a Latin tune in 5/4 time that is really fun to play. A great opportunity to work on the 5/4 "clave"! I recorded it on Afinidad (Red Records, 2001) and it is featured on Paquito D’Rivera’s Grammy Award winning Funk Tango (Paquito Records, 2007) as well as Bobby Watson’s Horizon Reassembled (Palmetto Records, 2006). Instrumentation: Piano, Alto Sax, Bass, Drums & Percussion and Trumpet
Commissioned by SFJAZZ for the SFJAZZ Collective. Recorded by the SFJAZZ Collective on "Live 2010 7th Annual Concert Tour, The Works of Horace Silver". Instrumentation: alto sax, tenor sax, trumpet, trombone, vibraphone, piano, bass and drums.
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