Music & Video

Merry & Bright Buy it Now on CD Baby Download from iTunes

Latin to lounge, groove to gospel – a fresh soundtrack for the holidays!

Special guests: Tonia Hughes & Bruce Henry

Featuring: Tommy Barbarella, Jeff Bailey, David Schmalenberger & the Lazarus Brass

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  1. Jingle Bells
  2. Frosty
  3. Merry Christmas Baby
  4. Christmas Time
  5. Little Drummer Boy
  6. Joy to the World
  7. Veni Veni Emmanuel

Zabava! Buy it Now on CD Baby Download from iTunes

Zabava! CD

Zabava! CD

Zabava is a widely-used Slavic word for music-centered parties featuring virtuoso players. The music on this recording is a nod to that Eastern European tradition of instrumental fire infused with a modern club vibe.

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  1. Zabava
  2. Now Is Leaving
  3. Redeye
  4. Dancing Gypsy
  5. Away
  6. Congo
  7. Double Take
  8. Turceasca
  9. Melelani Smiles

Solo Settings Buy it Now on CD Baby Download from iTunes

Solo Settings CD

Solo Settings CD

When music defies categorization, you just have to hear it for yourself. Solo Settings is dazzlingly original music for solo trumpet in a variety of settings featuring eclectic grooves and percussion from around the world.

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  1. Kilauea’s Fountains
  2. Dance Honu
  3. Waves
  4. Justice
  5. Amnesty
  6. Madame Fu’s Spirit Dance
  7. Soldiers Silent Reverie
  8. Mirrors
  9. Deal

Excerpts from A Night in the Tropics

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  1. Kilauea’s Fountains
  2. Waves
  3. Jobim introduction/Desafinado
  4. Quiet Nights
  5. No More Blues
  6. Dos Gardenias
  7. Gopher Mambo
  8. Zorba the Greek

Video Clips

Dancing Gypsy with Osmo Vänskä

Trumpet tips

Radio Interviews

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  1. Interview with Minnesota Public Radio
  2. All Things Considered