The "Buddy Bolden Suite" Live @ The Jazz Gallery in 2006
A six movement composition that is based on the life of legendary trumpeter Buddy Bolden, the pre-eminent jazz musician of his time and the first “King of Jazz”. The work is a suite comprised of six movements that are each based on an important aspect of Buddy’s life. It was commissioned by Chamber Music America in 2005.
The Infinite Pursuit
Composed by Charlie Porter. Performed by The Charlie Porter Septet live at The Jazz Gallery in NYC.