Miles Davis Program in Jazz Studies

McCaslin

Donny McCaslin with the UNCG Jazz Ensemble (2013)

  1. Declaration (McCaslin arr. Alex Smith*)
  2. Perpetual Motion (McCaslin arr. Robert Dove*)
  3. "M" (McCaslin arr. Neil Ostercamp*)
  4. Firefly (McCaslin arr. Jim Schnefel*)
  5. Memphis Redux (McCaslin arr. Chris Evernham*)
  6. Late Night Gospel (McCaslin arr. Chris Gelb*)
  7. Rock Me (McCaslin arr. Chris Griffin*)
  8. Be Love (McCaslin arr. David Sykes*)
  9. Uppercut (McCaslin arr. Melvin Holland*)

* - UNCG student

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Alex Smith, Robert Dove, Chris Evernham, Chris Bittner, Neil Ostercamp, saxophones; Mike Gillespie, Clay Perry, Jake Phillips, J.P. Taylor, trumpets; Steven Mitchell, Ben Constantinides, Dillon O'Neal, trombones; Aaron Bond, guitar; Antonio Truyols, piano; Joe Dickey, bass; Chris Gelb, drum set


Metamorphosis

Metamorphosis (2013)

  1. Whirly-Bird (Neal Hefti)
  2. Metamorphosis (Peter Bernstein, arr. Chad Eby)
  3. The Mooche (Duke Ellington)
  4. Beatrice (Sam Rivers, arr. Keenan McKenzie*)
  5. Bright Mississippi (Thelonious Monk, arr. Chad Eby)
  6. Deep South Suite: Hearsay (Duke Ellington)
  7. Dragonfly (Peter Bernstein, arr. Alex Smith**)
  8. Boo Boo Doop (Dewey Redman, arr. Arthur White*)
  9. Heart's Content (Peter Bernstein, arr. Keenan McKenzie*)
  10. Max (Jeff Hamilton, arr. John Clayton)
  11. Doodlin' (Horace Silver, arr. Nicholas Pool**)
  12. Li'l Darlin' (Neal Hefti)

* - UNCG alumnus
** - UNCG student

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble II, dir. Chad Eby
Nicholas Pool, Cat Keen Hock, Sam Bailey, Melvin Holland, Peter Salvucci, saxophones; Mike Schietzelt, Jake Yates, Brian Haberny, Ben Hylton, Carolina Perez, trumpets; Laurence Evans, Sam LeBlanc, Ben Constantinides, Mark Sweeney, trombones; Jazzmin Moore, tuba; Tim Hucks, piano; Aaron Bond, guitar; Chris Griffin, bass; Chris Gelb, drums; Catherine "B.B." Bowness, banjo; James Paul, additional guitar on "Metamorphosis"


Konitz

Lee Konitz Live with the UNCG Jazz Ensemble (2010)

  1. Kary's Trance (Konitz arr. Steve Rozema*)
  2. L.T. (Konitz arr. Audrey Smith*)
  3. Thingin' (Konitz arr. Tom Liles*)
  4. Gundula (Konitz arr. Joseph Dickey*)
  5. It's You (Konitz arr. Antonio Truyols*)
  6. She's as Wild as Springtime (Konitz arr. Andrew Shillito*)
  7. Subconscious-Lee (Konitz arr. Tim Hucks*)
  8. Monkian' Round (Konitz arr. Matt Gallo*)
  9. Boplicity** (Miles Davis & Gil Evans, arr. Gil Evans, readapted Henk Meutgeert)

* - UNCG student
** - UNCG Jazz Band

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Nick Pool, Jason Wallace, Matt Gallo, Robert Dove, Sam Bailey, saxophones; Christian McIvor, Matt Boggs, Clay Perry, Steve Rozema, trumpets; Mike Long, Kyle Asch, Paul Palm, Andy Smith, trombones; Andrew Shillito, guitar; Antonio Truyols, piano; Joseph Dickey, bass; Dan Faust, drums

UNCG Jazz Band, dir. Chad Eby
Amanda Heim, Cat Keen Hock, Michael Kinchen, Mark Langford, David Haynes, saxophones; Ben Hylton, Carolina Perez, Ashley Hastings, Jake Phillips, trumpets; Mark Sweeney, Laurence Evans, Kendra White, trombones; Andy Smith, tuba; Paul Reece, guitar; Tom Liles, piano; Clark Singleton, bass; Chris Gelb, drums


Frahm

The Music of Joel Frahm and Seamus Blake (2009)

  1. Away From Home** (Frahm, arr. Mark "Shooney" Shoun*)
  2. A Whole New You** (Frahm, arr. Steve Haines)
  3. Gospel** (Blake, arr. Haines)
  4. Jupiter Line** (Blake, arr. Jason Miller*)
  5. Hoi Polloi (Blake, arr. Michael Kinchen*)
  6. Song For a New Day (Frahm, arr. Jason "Sunshine" Miller*)
  7. Face the Question (Blake, arr. Shoun*)
  8. Nad Noord (Frahm, arr. James Houghton*)
  9. Jobimiola (Frahm, arr. Keenan McKenzie*)
  10. Four Track Mind (Blake, arr. Antonio Truyols*)

* - UNCG student
** - Joel Frahm, tenor saxophone

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Andrew Hall, Mark Langford, Keenan McKenzie, Michael Kinchen, Jonathan Morrison, saxophones/woodwinds; Christian McIvor, Matthew Boggs, Allyson Keyser, Steve Rozema, trumpets/flugelhorns; Laurence Evans, Adam Collins, Mark Shoun, Mike Long, trombones; Jonathan Fung, guitar; Antonio Truyols, piano/Fender Rhodes/B3 Hammond Organ; Joseph Dickey, bass; Daniel Faust, drums


Garden of Swing

in the garden of swing (2008)

  1. Green Chimneys (Thelonious Monk, arr. Mark "Shooney" Shoun*)
  2. Tell Me a Bedtime Story (Herbie Hancock, arr. Gio Washington-Wright)
  3. In the Garden of Swing (Wessel Anderson, arr. Gray Hackelman*)

The Queen's Suite (Duke Ellington / Billy Strayhorn)

  1. Sunset and the Mockingbird**
  2. Lightning Bugs and Frogs**
  3. Le Sucrier Velours
  4. Northern Lights
  5. The Single Petal of a Rose
  6. Apes and Peacocks
  1. After Supper (Neal Hefti)
  2. Sioux City (Ryan Kisor, arr. Keenan McKenzie*)
  3. 2405 Louise #1 (Chad Eby)
  4. Blue Cellophane (Duke Ellington)

* - UNCG student
** - Dr. Anthony Taylor, clarinet

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Caleb Brinkley, Andy Hall, Keenan McKenzie, Michael Kinchen, Tom Lowry, saxophones; Dr. Anthony Taylor, clarinet; Christian McIvor, Matt Boggs, Allyson Keyser, Lynn Grissett, trumpets; Brandon Slocumb, Mark Shoun, Paul Palm, Laurence Evans, trombones; Andrew Shilito, guitar; Nick Melton, piano; Gray Hackelman, bass; Daniel Faust, drums


Tribute

A Tribute To Miles Davis (2006)

  1. Mental Images (Robin Eubanks)
  2. Milestones (Davis, arr. Mark "Shooney" Shoun*)
  3. Flamenco Sketches (Davis, arr. Ben Perkins)
  4. Nardis (Davis, arr. Brandon Tesh*)
  5. Seven Steps to Heaven (Davis & Victor Feldman, arr. Steve Haines)
  6. All Blues (Davis, arr. Drew Hays*)
  7. Eighty One (Davis, arr. Michael Sailors*)
  8. Joshua (Davis, arr. Sal Mascali*)
  9. Solar (Davis, arr. Gregg Gelb*)
  10. Milestones (1948) (Davis, arr. J.P. Smith*)

* - UNCG student

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Andrew Hays, Keenan McKenzie, Brandon Tesh, Gordon Sutker, Paul Fisher, saxophones/woodwinds; Michael Sailors, John Davis, Ken Butler, Lynn Grissett, Jr., trumpets; Mark Shoun, Sal Mascali, David Morse, Paul Pietrowski, trombones; Mary Pritchett, horn; J.P. Smith, guitar; Nick Melton, piano; Gray Hackelman, bass; Jon-Marc Dale, drums


Vision

Vision (2005)

  1. I Cared For You (Gregg Gelb*)
  2. Canada's Ocean Playground (Steve Haines)
  3. Forward Motion (Kirk Macdonald, arr. Steve Haines)
  4. Autumn Squeeze (Peter Maness*)
  5. Vision (Michael Van Patter*)
  6. Atmosphere (Peter Maness*)
  7. Collision Course (Michael Sailors*)
  8. Angela's Eyes (Andrew Hays*)
  9. Fading Twilight (Mark Shoun*)

* - UNCG student

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Gregg Gelb, Andrew Hays, Brandon Tesh, Brian Smith, Paul Fisher, saxophones/woodwinds; Michael Sailors, Jim Smisek, John Davis, Ken Butler, trumpets; Mark Shoun, Sal Mascali, David Morse, Brandon Bullard, trombones; JP Smith, guitar; Michael Van Patter, piano; Peter Maness, bass; Ryan Walder, Jon-Marc Dale, drums


Redman

Live With Dewey Redman (2004)

  1. The First Circle (Pat Metheny, arr. Bob Curnow)
  2. Stronger Than Dirt (Steve Haines)
  3. Boo Boo Doop (Redman, arr. Arthur White*)
  4. Joie de Vivre (Redman, arr. Steve Haines)
  5. Day Star Night Light (Redman, arr. Peter Maness*)
  6. Le Clit (Redman, arr. Al Buccola*)
  7. Blues For J.A.M. (Redman, arr. Michael Sailors*)
  8. I Pimp (Redman, arr. John Henry*)
  9. Need To Be (Redman, arr. Michael Van Patter*)
  10. Lop O Lop (Redman, arr. John Cave*)

* - UNCG student

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Arthur White, Adrian Crutchfield, Al Buccola, Brandon Tesh, Paul Fisher, saxophones; Mike Sailors, Josh Davies, Justin Stamps, Lynn Grissett, Jr., trumpets; Eric Sienkiewicz, Sal Mascali, David Morse, Sean Devlin, trombones; John Cave, guitar; Michael Van Patter, piano; Peter Maness, bass; John Ayers, drums, percussion; Keil McMurray, drums


Honestly

honestly (2003)

  1. Freedom Jazz Dance (Eddie Harris, arr. Bill Stapleton)
  2. As Far As I Know (Ross Lafleur*)
  3. Honestly (Ross Lafleur*)
  4. Sin Duda (Arthur White*)
  5. Distant Dream (Jason Miller*)
  6. Silver's Serenade (Horace Silver, arr. Chris Ozer*)
  7. Lady Bird (Tadd Dameron, arr. Al Buccola*)
  8. Hourglass (Neil Slater)
  9. Ama-Terasu-O-Mi-Kami (Yumiko Sunami)
  10. Alone Together (Dietz/Schwartz, arr. Jason Miller*)

* - UNCG student

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Arthur White, Eric Gargrave, Al Buccola, Russell Thorpe, Damien Grosser, saxophones; Michael Sailors, Josh Davies, Stephen Peters, Luke Boudreault, Lane Miller, trumpets; Jason Miller, Eric Sienkiewicz, Phil Shands, Sean Devlin, trombones; Ross Lafleur, guitar, claves, glockenspiel; Chris Ozer, piano, Fender Rhodes; Kevin Harvey, bass; Ryan Walder, drums, shaker; John Ayers, drums, cowbell


Back to Basie

Back to Basie (2002)

  1. Please Be Kind (Cahn/Chapin)
  2. Paseo Promenade (Benny Carter)
  3. Alright, Ok, You Win (Sid Wyche and Mayme Watts, arr. Frank Foster)
  4. The Wiggle Walk (Benny Carter)
  5. There Will Never Be Another You (Harry Warren, arr. Bob Ojeda)
  6. Every Day I Have the Blues (Peter Chatman, arr. Ernie Wilkins)
  7. Skylark (Mercer/Carmichael, arr. Frank Foster)
  8. Lonesome Lover Blues (Eckstine and Valentine, arr. Quincy Jones)
  9. Rompin' at the Reno (Benny Carter)

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Arthur White, Eric Gargrave, Al Buccola, Russell Thorpe, Damien Grosser, saxophones; Michael Sailors, Josh Davies, Stephen Peters, Luke Boudreault, Lane Miller, trumpets; Jason Miller, Eric Sienkiewicz, Phil Shands, Sean Devlin, trombones; Ross Lafleur, guitar; Chris Ozer, piano; Kevin Harvey, bass; Ryan Walder, John Ayers, drums


Stronger than dirt

Stronger than dirt (2002)

  1. Summertime (George Gershwin, arr. Damien Grosser)
  2. Stronger than Dirt (Steve Haines)
  3. End of a Love Story (Steve Haines)
  4. Locomotion (Ed Neumeister)
  5. Chatam (Chris Ozer)
  6. Here and There (Ed Neumeister)
  7. There is no Greater Love (Isham Jones, arr. David Wortman)
  8. Hangin' with the Swing Cat (Bill Stevens)
  9. Valle Crucis Blues (Ross Lafleur)

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Arthur White, Stacy Wilson, Eric Gargrave, David Wortman, Damien Grosser, saxophones/woodwinds; Michael Hengst, Michael Sailors, John Davis, Josh Davies, Ginny Keast, trumpets; Jason Miller, Kiyoshi Carter, Amanda Peterson, Sean Devlin, trombones; Ross Lafleur, guitar; Bill Stevens, piano/B3 Hammond Organ; David Menestres, bass; Ryan Walder, drums


one finger snap

one finger snap (2001)

  1. I Got Rhythm (George Gershwin, arr. Rob McConnell)
  2. Malaga (Bill Holman)
  3. One Finger Snap (Herbie Hancock, arr. Rob Smith)
  4. La Fiesta (Chick Corea, arr. Tony Klatka)
  5. Little Pixie II (Thad Jones)
  6. Magic Flea (Sammy Nestico)
  7. Time For A Change (Hank Levy)
  8. New York Pie (Shelly Segal, arr. Steve Haines)
  9. Syndrome (Joe Henson)

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Johan Eriksson, Stacy Wilson, Jesse Krebs, Adam McCord, Damien Grosser, saxophones; Michael Hengst, Jonathan Woodbury, Richard Woodbury, Josh Davies, Steve Sutton, trumpets; Michael St. Clair, Jason Miller, Andy Baker, Sean Devlin, trombones; Ross Lafleur, guitar; Keven Spargo, piano, Hammond B-3 organ; Will Postlethwait, bass; Max Wood, drums


collaboration

collaboration (2000)

  1. Love for Sale (Cole Porter, arr. Pete Rugolo)
  2. Yes or No (Wayne Shorter, arr. Steve Owen)
  3. Gentle Piece* (Kenny Wheeler)
  4. Loading Dock (Michael St. Clair)
  5. Softly as in a Morning Sunrise (Romberg/Hammerstein II, arr. Ben Lee)
  6. Absolution (Jim McNeely)
  7. Rosa (Johan Eriksson)
  8. Collaboration (Stan Kenton/Pete Rugolo, arr. Pete Rugolo)
  9. Recordame (Joe Henderson, arr. Aaron Martin)
  10. In A Mellow Tone (Frank Foster)
  11. African Flower (Duke Ellington, arr. Kelly Fenton)
  12. Terraces (Michael Collings)

* - Nicole Simcoe, vocals

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UNCG Jazz Ensemble, dir. Steve Haines
Johan Eriksson, Jeremy Wall, Aaron Martin, Kelly Fenton, Damien Grosser, saxophones; Michael Hengst, Jonathan Woodbury, Steve Sutton, Dillian Govus, Ben Twyeffort, trumpets; Michael St. Clair, Andrew Baker, Philip Shands, Jason Miller, Brian Thacker, trombones; Ross Lafleur, guitar; Keven Spargo, piano; Jason Foureman, bass; Max Wood, drums; Nicole Simcoe, vocals