Media/YouTube

I’m primarily a trumpet player, so this is a bit out of my comfort zone …
Mixin’ it up

w/Stockton Helbing et co., Helbing Jazz Initiative, Plano, TX

4 Brothers in Bb @ Sammons Center for the Arts, Dallas, TX


From my recording, Lost In This Place





Jazz,  musical form, often improvisational, developed by African Americans and influenced by both European harmonic structure and African rhythms. It was developed partially from ragtime and blues and is often characterized by syncopated rhythms, polyphonic ensemble playing, varying degrees of improvisation, often deliberate deviations of pitch, and the use of original timbres.” – Britannica