The Brittany Anjou Trio presents Starlight - their upcoming 2016 debut release. After four years as a regular live trio working in New York City, Brittany has been working hard in the studio to record and release her first album with the BAT. The album will feature BATmen bassist Greg Chudzik & drummer Nick Anderson.
CMA members the Friction Quartet and composer Andy Akiro were the first guests to spend several days at the Blue Mountain Retreat--a residence for chamber musicians in California's gold country. Go to www.bluemountainchambermusicretreat,org for complete details.
The 2015 Presenters Consortium grant was awarded to 3 venues to present New Yor-Uba. We will be debuting and performing a newly CMA-comissioned work in June of 2016:
June 10 Vision Festival NYC
A new recording "Blue Tjade", a new year, and now a new update to to the www.jazzvibe.com web site. This is the third major revision since my first web site went up in 1997. I like the new look and feel. Stop by and let me know what you think.
New York Times:
Schubert’s “Der Hirt auf dem Felsen” works beautifully as an instrumental arrangement for alto flute (taking the vocal line), clarinet or alto flute obbligato, and piano. NSM's alto flute transcription is excellent concert material as well as the perfect pedagogical device.
Flutist Peter H. Bloom will be serving again on the faculty of the Snow Pond Composers Workshop. Applications are invited from composers at college level and beyond.http://snowpondmusicfestival.com/programs/snow-pond-composers-workshop/
Currently, Marcus is in the studio a.k.a. "The Laboratory" recording the Project World Drum album.