October 2016

PMA Mark Award for “The Long Road that Is Short”

I’m proud to have my tune “The Long Road that is Short” recognized by the Production Music Association with their 2016 Mark Award for Best Jazz Track! It’s thanks to my friends Mike Standal and Chris Hanson at MidCoast Music that this was possible—numerous of my songs are part of the library they keep of […]

March 2016

Event with Benny Golson

What a thrill and honor for us members of We Six to meet, hear, and perform alongside the all-time great saxophonist and composer Benny Golson this past March 18, in a concert taking place as part of the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music’s 2nd Annual Jazz Festival. A lifelong hero to all of us who play and listen to his tunes […]

December 2015

Finally Out: 25 Great Jazz Guitar Solos

After tremendous efforts to make it the best book of its kind that I could possibly produce, I am happy and proud to at long last see 25 Great Jazz Guitar Solos in print! Released by Hal Leonard in November 2015, it contains, for each of 25 current and historical jazz guitarists of […]