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Edward Simon and Afinidad

Composer: Edward Simon
Composition: House of Numbers
Instrumentation: Piano, Drums, Bass, Alto Saxophone, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, French Horn, Bassoon

Orange City, FL 2014

Edward Simon Trio

Composer: Edward Simon
Composition: The Venezuelan Suite
Instrumentation: Flute, Saxophone, Piano,  Bass, Guitar, Drums, Flute, Saxophone, and Maracas

Orange City, FL 2004

Edward Simon and Afinidad

Composer: Edward Simon
Composition: Sorrows and Triumphs
Instrumentation: Piano, Alto Saxophone, Drums, Acoustic Bass, Vocals, Guitar, Percussion

Orange City, FL 2008

The Either/Orchestra

Composer: Russ Gershon

Composition: The Collected Unconscious 

Instrumentation: 2 Trumpet/Flugelhorn, Trombone, Alto Saxophone/Flute, Tenor/Soprano Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Piano, Bass, Drums, Congas/Percussion

Cambridge, MA 2010

Elio Villafranca and The Jass Syncopators

Composer: Elio Villafranca

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Two Voices, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Trumpet/Flugelhorn, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums, Percussion

Bronx, NY 2020

Ellery Eskelin and Different but the Same

Composer: Ellery Eskelin

Composition: Non Sequiturs

Instrumentation: 2 Tenor Saxophones, Acoustic Bass, Drums

New York, NY 2009


Composer: Rebecca Cline

Composition: Clay, Iron, Water

Instrumentation: Piano, Tenor Saxophone/Flute/Conga, Electric Bass, Drums, Alto Saxophone, Vocals/Batá, 3 Batá

Jamaica Plain, NY 2007

Ernest Dawkins Live the Spirit Residency Band

Composer: Ernest Dawkins

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Trumpets, Trombone, Saxophones, Spoken Word, Banjo, Piano, Bass, Drums, Percussion

Chicago, IL 2020

Etienne Charles Project

Composer: Etienne Charles
Composition: San Jose Suite
Instrumentation: Trumpet, Percussion, Guitar, Bass, Drums, Alto Saxophone

Lansing, MI 2014

Evan Christopher's Clarinet Road

Composer: Evan Christopher

Composition: The Faubourg Variations

Instrumentation: Clarinet, Trumpet, Guitar, Piano/Keyboards, Bass, Drums/Percussion

New Orleans, LA 2018


Composer: Ole Mathisen
Composition: Mirage

Instrumentation: Saxophones, Clarinet, Trombone, Bass, Drum Set

New York, NY 2009

Fabian Almazan and Rhizome

Composer: Fabian Almazan
Composition: Alcanza
Instrumentation: Piano, Electronics, Voice, Guitar, Violin, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass, Drums

New York, NY 2014

Felipe Salles Quintet

Composer: Felipe Salles
Composition: South American Suite
Instrumentation: Woodwinds, Violin, Trombone Piano, Bass, Drums, and Percussion

Astoria, NY 2005


Composer: Carl Maguire

Composition: Magnify Simplicity

Instrumentation: Piano, Violin, Reeds, Bass, Drums

New York, NY 2010

Frank Carlberg Quintet

Composer: Frank Carlberg
Composition: The American Dream
Instrumentation: Voice, Saxophones, Piano, Bass, and Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2005

Frank Carlberg Quintet

Composer:  Frank Carlberg
Composition:  Riddles and Enigmas
Instrumentation:  Voice, Saxophones, Piano, Bass, Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2012

Frank Kimbrough and Noumena

Composer: Frank Kimbrough
Composition: Centering Suite
Instrumentation: Tenor Saxophone, Bass Saxophone, Electric Guitar, Piano, Drums, and Percussion

Long Island City, NY 2000

Fred Ho and the Afro-Asian Music Ensemble

Composer: Fred Ho (1957 - 2014)
Composition: Suite Sam Furnace
Instrumentation: Saxophones, Piano, Bass, and Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2004

Freddie Bryant and Kaleidoscope

Composer: Freddie Bryant

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Alto Saxophone/Flutes, Tenor Saxophone, Guitar, Bass, Drums, Violin, Viola, Cello, Voice

New York, NY 2019

Gary Lindsay and Miami Saxophone Quartet

Composer: Gary Lindsay
Composition: Jazz Suite for Double Quartet
Instrumentation: Saxophones, Violin, Viola, and Cello

Miami, FL 2005

Geof Bradfield Ensemble

Composer: Geof Bradfield

Composition: Yes...and Music for 9 Improvisers

Instrumentation: Tenor saxophone/bass clarinet, flute/tenor saxophone, alto saxophone/clarinet, trumpet, trombone, guitar/live electronics, bass, drums

Chicago, IL 2016

Geof Bradfield Ensemble

Composer: Geof Bradfield

Composition: Melba

Instrumentation: Saxophones, Woodwinds, Trumpet, Percussion, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums, Trombone

Chicago, IL 2011

Geof Bradfield Quartet

Composer: Geof Bradfield

Composition: African Flowers

Instrumentation: Saxophone/Bass Clarinet/Flute, Trumpet/Percussion, Guitar, Piano, Acoustic Bass, Drums/Percussion

Chicago, IL 2008

Geoffrey Keezer Trio

Composer: Geoffrey Keezer

Composition: Family Scrapbook

Instrumentation: Piano, Electric Bass, Drums, Bass Clarinet, Horn, Acoustic Bass

San Diego, CA 2007

George Colligan Quartet

Composer: George Colligan
Composition: Post 9/11
Instrumentation: Flute, Tenor Saxophone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2002

Gina Leishman and Kamikaze Ground Crew

Composer: Gina Leishman
Composition: Portraits
Instrumentation: Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Trumpet, Slide Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Accordion, Vox, Drums, and Percussion

New York, NY 2005

Golden Quartet

Composer: Wadada Leo Smith

Composition: Ten Freedom Summers

Instrumentation: Trumpet/Flugelhorn, Piano/Fender Rhodes, Bass, Drums

Valencia, CA 2010

Greg Osby Four

Composer: Greg Osby
Composition: Salamat
Instrumentation: Alto Saxophone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

Wayne, PA 2002

Gregory Hunter Lewis and Organ Monk

Composer: Greg Organ Monk Lewis
Composition: The Breathe Suite
Instrumentation: Hammond B3 Organ, Guitar, Trumpet, Tenor Saxophone, Drums, Cymbals

Brooklyn, NY 2014

Helen Sung Group

Composer: Helen Sung
Composition: Sung with Words
Instrumentation: Piano, Key Boards, Bass, Drums, Tenor and Soprano Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, Flute, Trumpet, Effects, Percussion, Vocals, Vocals

Elmhurst, NY 2014

Henry Cole & Villa Locura

Composer: Henry Cole

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone/Flute, Trumpet, Guitars, Keyboard, Bass, Drums, Percussion

San Juan, PR 2019

Humberto Ramirez Ensemble

Composer: Humberto Ramirez

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Saxophone, Trumpet/Flugelhorn, Piano, Bass, Drums, Congas

San Juan, PR 2020

Ian Carey Quintet +1

Composer: Ian Carey Quintet +1

Composition: Fire in My Head (The Anxiety Suite)

Instrumentation: trumpet, alto saxophone, bass clarinet, piano, bass, drums

Richmond, CA 2017

Imani Uzuri Ensemble

Composer: Imani Uzuri

Composition: She Knows

Instrumentation: Four Voices/Tambourine, Piano, Acoustic Guitar/Mandolin, Shinobue Flutes/Western Flutes, Violin, Viola, Cello

New York, NY 2018

Jacob Garchik Trio

Composer: Jacob Garchik

Composition: String Sextet

Instrumentation: Trombone, Piano, Drums, Violin, Viola, Cello

Brooklyn, NY 2013

James Carney Group

Composer: James Carney

Composition: Ways and Means

Instrumentation: 2 Saxophones, Trumpet, Trombone, Keyboards, Bass, Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2007