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The Arco Sessions

I am very happy to announce and be apart of a new and exciting project, (among many coming out of the Northwood’s these days), in Eau Claire Wisconsin. The Arco Sessions. The Arco Sessions was an idea from a former music student of mine and other music/video/sound engineers/artists in the Chippewa Valley. The Arco Sessions […]


Finally, some updates! (It’s been busy. Whew!) The Dead Dogs are just about done with the studio work of our first album, which is due out in April of this year. See my calendar for gig dates. Here’s a recent article that appeared in Eau Claire’s local Arts and Culture publication, Volume One. They’re nearly […]

Projects: Recent and MORE!

I have been apart of some wonderful projects this summer and early fall. I did some trumpet work for the band Meridene. Their sophomore full-length album, titled Something Like Blood, solidifies the Eau Claire, WI four-piece as a dual threat, embodying both lyrically focused themes of fear and doubt and a band realizing its full […]

Summer Events!

The end to another successful school year of making great music, the sun is out longer which means summer is here! One of the best things about summer is all of the great outdoor music festivals. The Sounds Like Summer Concert Series, presented by Volume 1 Magazine, is certainly no exception. My jazz group, The […]

Eau Claire Jazz Festival

This time of year has always been exciting for me and many of my students. The Eau Claire Jazz Festival is coming up again on April 15th-18th. Here is a recent promo video I did with some of my students about the festival. Check out their website The Eau Claire Jazz Festival’s vision: Promote […]

Winter Blues?

The middle of winter is upon us, and chances are you are suffering from a little cabin fever. Well, I have some hot shows that will cheer you up. On Saturday, Feb. 20th, The Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra will be holding its premiere concert! The CVJO seeks to provide educational jazz experiences in a community […]

iPhone/iPod/ Smart Phone App

Now it’s even easier to follow right from your iPhone, iPod, or other smart phones. The developers at Brave New Code have designed an application, based on Apple’s App Store design specs, that connects you to right from your mobile touch device with the simple tap of an icon! Just type into […]