FOR ONCE IN MY LIFE, (A STUDENT’S TRIBUTE TO TED GREENE, Vol. II)
In 2017 I was awarded the BCAA Pathways to Jazz Foundation Grant, a seed grant to help record a 2nd Ted Greene Tribute CD. Over the last 18 months i have been recording and mixing the CD and the Lineup includes:
Local Colorado singers Robert Johnson, Mark Oblinger and Linda Styles, Christian Teele on Drums and percussion, Kip Kuepper and Chris Engleman on Bass, Eric Gunnison on Piano, Los Angeles Session singer and Keyboard player Jeff Paris, Internationally renowned Jazz Guitarist Andreas Oberg and Grammy award winning guitarist Jamie Kime from Zappa Plays Zappa.
The CD is an exploration of modern approaches to harmonic accompaniment based on my studies with Ted greene over a 25 year period.
Please stay tuned for updates, Vlogs and interviews. Expected release date is Late 2019
“This project is funded in part by the Pathways To Jazz grant, a donor advised fund of the Boulder County Arts Alliance”.