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Ryan Keberle and Catharsis

Composer: Ryan Keberle

Composition: The Hope I Hold

Instrumentation: Trombone/melodica, voice, trumpet, bass, drums

Brooklyn, NY 2016

Samora Pinderhughes Ensemble

Composer: Samora Pinderhughes

Composition: Grief

Instrumentation: Piano/Voices, Trumpet, Flute, Tenor Saxophone/Baritone Saxophone, Bass, Drums, Spoken Word

New York, NY 2018

Samuel Torres Group

Composer:  Samuel Torres
Composition: Forced Displacement
Instrumentation:  Saxophones, Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Trombone, Piano, Keyboards, Bass, Drums, Congas, Percussion

Long Island City, NY 2012

Samuel Torres Group

Composer: Samuel Torres

Composition: Allegria

Instrumentation: Percussion, piano, bass, two trumpets, alto/tenor/baritone saxophones, trombone

Long Island City, NY 2017

Sara Serpa Trio

Composer: Sara Serpa

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Tenor Saxophone, Cello, Voice, Piano (guest artist)

New York, NY 2019

Sarah Elizabeth Charles & SCOPE

Composer: Sarah Elizabeth Charles

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Voice, Trumpet, Piano/Rhodes/Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, Drums

Brooklyn, NY 2020

Sheldon Brown Group

Composer: Sheldon Brown

Composition: Lamantia Suite

Instrumentation: Saxophones, Clarinets, Trumpet, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums, Theremin, Voices, Guitar, Drums, Percussion

Oakland, CA 2013

Steve Lehman Octet

Composer: Steve Lehman
Composition: Mise en Abîme
Instrumentation: Alto and Tenor Saxophones, Trumpet, Trombone, Vibraphone, Tuba, Bass, Drum Set

Brooklyn, NY 2012
Steve Lehman Octet

Composer: Steve Lehman

Composition: Travail, Transformation, and Flow

Instrumentation: Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, B♭ Trumpet, Tenor Trombone, Tuba, Vibraphone, Double Bass, Drum Set

Brooklyn, NY 2007

Sumi Tonooka Trio and Guests

Composer: Sumi Tonooka

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Flute, Tenor Saxophones, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Oboe, Trumpet, Trombone, Piano, Bass, Drums

Philadelphia, PA 2019

Sunny Jain Collective

Composer: Sunny Jain
Composition: Taboo
Instrumentation: Drumset/Dhol, Piano/Keyboard, Bass, Sax, Guitar, 2 Vocals

New York, NY 2006

Sylvie Courvoisier Mark Feldman DUO

Composer: Sylvie Courvoisier

Composition: Time Gone Out

Instrumentation: Piano, violin

Brooklyn, NY 2016

Taylor Ho Bynum Trio & Sextet

Composer: Taylor Ho Bynum

Composition: Apparent Distance

Instrumentation: Cornet, Alto Saxophone, Trombone/Tuba, Guitar, Acoustic Bass, Drums

New York, NY 2010

The Curtis Brothers

Composer: Zaccai Curtis

Composition: Algorithm

Instrumentation: Piano, bass, drums, alto saxophone, trumpet

Weehawken, NJ 2017
The Rodriguez Brothers

Composer: Robert Rodriguez
Composition: Suite for Latin-American Jazz Quartet
Instrumentation: Trumpet/Flugelhorn, Piano, Bass, Drums

New York, NY 2006

Tim Armacost Quartet

Composer: Tim Armacost
Composition: Rhythm and Transformation
Instrumentation: Trumpet, Saxophones, Piano, Bass, Drums, Tabla, and Percussion

New York, NY 2002
Tim Berne/Michael Formanek Duo

Composer: Michael Formanek
Composition: The Offbeat Manifesto
Instrumentation: Bass and Saxophone

Milford, PA 2000

Tina Marsh & the Creative Opportunity Orchestra

Composer: Tina Marsh (1954 - 2009)
Composition: Courage of the Butterfly
Instrumentation: Voice, Woodwinds, Trumpet, Trombone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

Austin, TX 2003

Todd Marcus Jazz Orchestra

Composer: Todd Marcus

Composition: In the Valley

Instrumentation: Bass clarinet, alto saxophone/flute, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, trumpet, trombone, piano, bass, drums

Baltimore, MD 2016

Todd Sickafoose's Tiny Resistors

Composer: Todd Sickafoose
Composition: Bear Proof
Instrumentation: Guitar, Violin, Cornet, Clarinet, Accordian, Piano, Bass, Drums

Oakland, CA 2011

Tom Christensen Ensemble

Composer: Tom Christensen
Composition: New York School
Instrumentation: Woodwinds, Bass, and Percussion

Teaneck, NJ 2003

Tom Varner Quintet

Composer: Tom Varner
Composition: The Hope Suite and The Fear Suite
Instrumentation: French Horn, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Bass, and Drums

New York, NY 2003

Trio 3 & Vijay Iyer

Composer: Andrew Cyrille

Composition: Montclair Country Horn

Instrumentation: Saxophone, Bass, Drums/Percussion, Piano (guest artist)

Monclair, NJ 2019

Two Rivers

Composer: Amir ElSaffar
Composition: Inana
Instrumentation: Voice/Trumpet/Santour, Alto Saxophone, Buzuq, Violin/Oud/Arabic Percussion, Bass, Drums

Yonkers, NY 2009

Vardan Ovspeian Chamber Project

Composer: Vardan Ovsepian

Composition: Offbeat Outlines

Instrumentation: Piano, flute, viola, cello, double bass, percussion

Glendale, CA 2017

The Victor Gould Trio

Composer: Victor Gould

Composition: work in progress

Instrumentation: Piano, Bass, Drums

East Orange, NJ 2020

Vijay Iyer Quartet

Composer: Vijay Iyer
Composition: Tragicomic
Instrumentation: Piano, Saxophone, Bass, and Drums

New York, NY 2004

Walt Weiskopf Sextet

Composer: Walt Weiskopf
Composition: Sight to Sound
Instrumentation: Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Trombone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

Elmwood Park, NJ 2002

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Composer: Wayne Shorter

Composition: Scout

Instrumentation: Soprano/tenor saxophone, piano, bass, drums

Los Angeles, CA 2016

Wendell Harrison and Mama's Licking Stick Clarinet Ensemble

Composer: Wendell Harrison
Composition: Spring Pad
Instrumentation: B Flat Clarinet, E Flat Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Contra Bass Clarinet, Piano, Bass, Drums, and Percussion

Detroit, MI 2002

Xavier Davis and New Jazz Composers Octet

Composer: Xavier Davis
Composition: The Faith Suite
Instrumentation: Trumpet, Trombone, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

South Orange, NJ 2000

Xavier Davis and New Jazz Composers Octet

Composer: Xavier Davis
Composition: The Artist Suite
Instrumentation: Trumpet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Trombone, Piano, Bass, and Drums

West Orange, NJ 2005