New Tunes...

Check out the new tunes I added with my trio featuring Joel Weiskopf on piano and Paul Francis on drums. If you are here, you are already listening to them! We hit the studio to lay down a few tracks and were happy with the results. Hope you dig them.

Jazz Drumming Workshop

On Oct 24th, 1PM I will be hosting a Jazz Drumming Workshop with Grammy-winning drummer Paul Francis. We will be workshopping with jazz students, talking about jazz, music and life as a musician. The clinic will take place at Shelter Rock Church in Manhasset, NY and it's free! All are...

Don Most Sings and Swings

I am excited to be performing with Don Most (Ralph Malph of Happy Days) once again this Sunday at McLoone's Asbury Grille in New Jersey. It's a wonderful show and swinging! Hope to see some of you there and then again in Port Jefferson, NY on 7/25 with the same...

Website Updates

Hi All!

I am currently updating my website with new music, photos, and information. Please make sure to take a look around and let me know what you think of it. New vids and audio will be added within the next couple of weeks, so stay tuned!...

The Dave Lalama Big Band: The Hofstra Project

I am excited to have taken part in a wonderful big band project featuring the arrangements of Dave Lalama. The rhythm section for this date included myself and Tony Tedesco on drums, with Dave leading from the piano. The CD was just released and should be available digitally soon. I...

The Milt Hinton "Chicago" Bass

I am extremely excited to now be playing on a bass that belonged to jazz legend Milt Hinton. It is a German bass which he used extensively throughout his career, and I only hope to do half the playing on it that he did! Please see my Gear section for...

Hofstra University Jazz Appreciation Month

I had a wonderful time performing with the talented faculty of Hofstra University for Jazz Appreciation Month! Click on "Movies" to see a clip of me and Martin Wind playing a bass duo version of Ray Brown's "F.S.R."...

Unsung Hero of Bass: Bob Bowen

Hi friends,

Please click on the link and check out an article I wrote for Bass Musician Magazine. It is for a column entitled "Unsung Heroes of Bass," and they decided to do a tribute to Bob Bowen. For those of you who did not have the pleasure to know...

Sunday Gig...

Just wanted to say what an amazing time I had gigging with the Matt Wilson Quartet on Sunday. It was a real privilege just to share the stage with these world class players, and guests Dave Lalama and Amy Cervini. The music was so much fun to play, and the...

New Music

Just posted a few tracks from a jam session I did with Matt Wilson and Tedd Firth. You are hearing them right now (background music)! Enjoy...

Site Updates

Hello Friends-

I am working hard at updating my site! In addition to new music, I am currently developing a "Gear" section, where I talk about all of the tools I use as a bassist, a new "Calendar" section, which will keep you informed of my performing and teaching schedule,...

New Music Available!

Hi everyone. Please keep your eyes peeled for a new cd release of a gig I played with Frank Vignola and Bucky Pizzarelli. The disc will be released soon and was taken from a gig we played in Herndon, NY. All of the tracks are swinging and sound great!

Also,...

New Music

Please click on "Music" to hear some tracks from a new album entitled "Swing Masters Vol 1: Happy Birthday Lionel....

Videos from Italy

Check out these clips of me playing on the steps of a church in Soave, Italy. I had an impromptu jam session with some wonderful Italian musicians named Davide and Anita Facchini, who became very good friends.

Dennis Irwin Tribute Video

On March 10th my friend and teacher, Dennis Irwin, passed away in New York. Please check out this tribute video which has some great interviews and performance clips of Dennis. He was truly a one of a kind musician and person. Dennis performed with every jazz musician alive throughout his...