Tag: jazz musician


Chick Corea loved Gran Via!

Chick Corea loved Gran Via!

I got the opportunity to go backstage at Boston Symphony Hall and hang out with Chick before his concert recently. Then he invited me to his private green room with a piano. We were alone, so I asked him if I could play him my composition called Gran Via, a flamenco jazz fusion tune, based on my time in Valencia, Spain. He liked it so...

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Art & Life With Max Holm in the Boston Voyager

Art & Life With Max Holm in the Boston Voyager

Thanks to the Boston Voyager Magazine’s “Boston’s Most Inspiring Stories” editor for the post about me. You can read it at http://bostonvoyager.com/interview/art-life-max-holm/



Intro to “Body and Soul” I worked on for the Music for All Festival in Indianapolis, where I played with Jazz Band of America (JBOA). I’ll share the final performance here when I get the DVD. It’s improvised, so I never know what it’s going to sound like in the end. Video by Caleb Chapman, band director of JBOA 2014 and Crescent Super Band. (Written...

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What’s your life-goal for the next 5 to 10 years?

I’ve been getting powerful advice from James McBride, the National Book Award-winning author, composer, film producer and saxophonist. He’s making me rethink my immediate goals. I think I’m going to make some radical changes because of it.




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