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Brad Shepik Quintet

Composer: Brad Shepik
Composition: Human Activity Suite
Instrumentation: Guitar/Saz, Trumpet, Piano/Accordian, Bass, Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2007

Brandon Ross and For Living Lovers+

Composer: Brandon Ross
Composition: Immortal Obsolesence
Instrumentation: Acoustic Guitar, Acoustic Bass Guitar, Cornet, Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2014

Brian Lynch and Spheres of Influence

Composer: Brian Lynch
Composition: Spheres of Influence Suite
Instrumentation: Saxophones, Flute, Trombone, Piano, Bass, Drums, and Percussion

New York, NY 2003

Broken Reed Saxophone Quartet

Composer: Charley Gerard

Composition: Those Who Were

Instrumentation: Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone

Brooklyn, NY 2019

Carmen Lundy Ensemble

Composer: Carmen Lundy

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Voice, Trumpet, Saxophone, Guitar, Piano, Acoustic and Electric Basses, Two Drum Sets, Percussion

Woodland Hills, CA 2020

Charlie Porter Septet

Composer: Charles Porter
Composition: The Buddy Bolden Suite
Instrumentation: Trumpet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Trombone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

New York, NY 2005

Chris Byars Quartet

Composer: Chris Byars

Composition: Bop-ography of a Jazz Legend
Instrumentation: Alto/Tenor Saxophone, Vibes, Trombone, Bass, Drums/Kanjira, English Horn/Oboe

Bronx, NY 2008

Chris Dingman and Waking Dreams

Composer:  Chris Dingman
Composition:  The Subliminal and the Sublime
Instrumentation:  Saxophone, Vibraphone, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2012

Chris Lightcap's Bigmouth

Composer: Chris Lightcap
Composition: Lost and Found in New York
Instrumentation: Bass, Paino, Wurlitzer Electric Piano, Tenor Saxophones, Drums

New York, NY 2011

Chris Lightcap's Bigmouth

Composer: Chris Lightcap

Composition: SuperBigMouth

Instrumentation: Bass, saxophones, guitars, keyboards, drums

Brooklyn, NY 2016

Christopher Jentsch and the Jentsch Group No Net

Composer: Christopher Jentsch

Composition: Topics in American History

Instrumentation: Flute, Alto Flute, Clarinet, Alto Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Trumpet, Flugel Horn, Trombone, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums, Conductor

Brookyln, NY 2015

The Claudia Quintet

Composer: John Hollenbeck

Composition: Royal Toast

Instrumentation: Drums/Percussion, Clarinet/Tenor Saxophone, Accordian, Acoustic Bass, Vibraphone/Percussion, Piano

New York, NY 2009

Cornelius Boots and Edmund Welles: The Bass Clarinet Quartet

Composer: Cornelius Boots
Composition: Agrippa's 3 Books
Instrumentation: Bass Clarinets

El Cerrito, CA 2004

Craig Handy and 2nd Line Smith

Composer: Craig Handy

Composition: Liberation Journey

Instrumentation: Saxophone, organ, sousaphone, drums/percussion, guitar, bass

Weehawken, NJ 2017

Creative Opportunity Orchestra

Composer: Robert Rodriguez
Composition: Shrouded Heart
Instrumentation: Voice, 2 Woodwinds, 2 Trumpet, 2 Trombone, Piano, Bass, Drums

Cresskill, NJ 2007

Dafnis Prieto Quintet

Composer: Dafnis Prieto
Composition: The Emotion Series: Taking the Soul for a Walk
Instrumentation: Saxophones, Melodica, Trumpet, Piano, Bass, and Drums

New York, NY 2005

Darrell Grant Ensemble

Composer: Darrell Grant
Composition: The Territory
Instrumentation: Piano, Bass, Drums, Vibraphone, Saxophones/Flutes, Bass Clarinet/Tenor Saxophone, Voice, Trumpet, Cello

Portland, OR 2012

Dave Douglas and Witness

Composer: Dave Douglas
Composition: Turning the Tables
Instrumentation: Trumpet, Clarinet, Saxophone, Keyboards, Bass, Drums, Percussion, and Vocals

Brooklyn, NY 2001

Dave Pietro Group

Composer: Dave Pietro
Composition: The Chakra Suite
Instrumentation: Saxophones, Acoustic and Electric Guitar, Sitar, Piano, Accordion, Bass, Drums, Brazilian and Indian Percussion, and Vocals

Astoria, NY 2005

David Berkman Band

Composer: David Berkman
Composition: Knots
Instrumentation: Piano, Saxophones, Bass, and Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2000

David Gilmore Group

Composer: David Gilmore
Composition: African Continuum
Instrumentation: Guitar, Saxophone, Piano, Bass, Drums, Percussion, and Vocals

Brooklyn, NY 2002

David Gilmore Ensemble

Composer: David Gilmore
Composition: Numerology Suite
Instrumentation: Guitar, Vocals, Alto Saxophone, Piano, Acoustic Bass, Percussion, Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2008

David Murray Octet

Composer: David Murray

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone/Bass Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums

New York, NY 2019

David Sánchez Sextet

Composer: David Sánchez
Composition: La Leyenda del Cañaveral
Instrumentation: Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums, Percussion, and Spoken Word/Poetry

Cambridge, MA 2005

David Weiss and The New Jazz Composers Octet

Composer: David Weiss
Composition: The Turning Gate
Instrumentation: Trumpet, Alto, Tenor, and Baritone Saxophones, Trombone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

New York, NY 2001

Denman Maroney Ensemble

Composer: Denman Maroney

Composition: Udentity

Instrumentation: Reeds, Trumpet, Piano, Bass, Drums

Monsey, NY 2006

Diane Moser Quintet

Composer: Diane Moser (d. 2020)
Composition: Music for the Last Flower
Instrumentation: Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Trombone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

Upper Montclair, NJ 2003

Don Braden Octet

Composer: Don Braden
Composition: The Soaring Spirit
Instrumentation: Trumpet, Trombone, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

South Orange, NJ 2000

Don Byron Quartet - Ivey Divey

Composer: Don Byron

Composition: A Suite for Lester Young

Instrumentation: Clarinet/Tenor Saxophone, Piano, Bass, Drums

Berkeley, CA 2006
Donald Edwards Quintet

Composer: Donald Edwards

Composition: The Color Of US Suite

Instrumentation: Drums, Tenor Saxophone, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Vocals

Brooklyn, NY 2018

Donny McCaslin Group

Composer: Donny McCaslin
Composition: In Pursuit
Instrumentation: Saxophone, Voice, Guitar, Bass, Drums, and Percussion

Brooklyn, NY 2005

Doug Wamble Quartet

Composer: Doug Wamble
Composition: Yoknapatawpha
Instrumentation: Guitar/Vocals, 2 Saxophones, Trombone, Trumpet, Piano, Bass, Drums

New York, NY 2007

Douglas Detrick's AnyWhen Ensemble

Composer: Douglas Detrick
Composition: The Bright and Rushing World
Instrumentation: Trumpet, Saxophones, Bassoon, Cello, Drums


Drew Gress and Spin & Drift

Composer: Drew Gress
Composition: Rothkosonic
Instrumentation: Bass, Trumpet, Alto Saxophone, Piano, and Drums

Monroe, NY 2005

Eddie Marshall's Holy Mischief Ensemble

Composer: Eddie Marshall (1938 - 2011)
Composition: Dream That Dance
Instrumentation: Violin, Saxophone, Recorder, Piano, Bass, Drums, and Percussion

San Francisco, CA 2003

Edmar Castañeda World Ensemble

Composer: Edmar Castañeda

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Harp, Voice, Flute, Soprano Saxophone, Harmonica, Trombone, Piano, Drums, Percussion

Teaneck, NJ 2020