Jim's most recent CD of original compositions, “Hidden Intentions” was released in April 2007 on Jazz Excursion Records. “Hidden Intentions” was chosen as one of the “Top Ten Jazz CD’s of 2007” by the Boston Globe, and was also listed in the “Critics Picks, Top Jazz CD’s of 2007” by Jazz Times. Four tracks from the album may be streamed here. If you would like to purchase the album, click the link below.
Jim is an experienced composer, writing for large jazz ensemble, mixed chamber ensembles, and studio orchestra. His music comes out of a deep respect for the jazz tradition, but also incorporates elements of the classical, rock, and world music traditions. Jim’s large ensemble compositions can be episodic, energetic, edgy, lyrical, but always honest and sincere.
If you are interested in purchasing some of Jim’s compositions, or commissioning a new work for your ensemble, please contact him here.
Listen to a sampling of Jim's compositions on his SoundCloud page. Click on Icon Below.
Check back soon for Jim's newest CD, coming in 2018!