I had so much fun playing Ted’s music with Matt Wilson, Warren Wolf, Gary Versace and Ted Nash, of course, playing all his instruments ~ he even took a solo on piccolo! We played a variety of music, some from The Mancini Project CD that I recorded with him, some from his latest Grammy Award, Presidential Suite; and much more. Ted is a brilliant musician and composer. We had a fantastic time,... READ MORE »
I just want to mention to those who read my posts, that this Festival was an incredible experience for everyone. Doug Beach does an incredible job creating an experience for these students. To my delight I, too, had a fantastic time.
Playing, hanging, and judging, with Bobby Shew, Dennis DiBlasio, Dennis Mackrel, Michael Abene, and Pat LaBarbera was very special. Sometimes the “hangs”... READ MORE »