Markey and Pollard Record Some Excerpts
Aspiring orchestral bass trombonists will be thrilled to hear that James Markey (New York Philharmonic) and Denson Paul Pollard (New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra) have collaborated to record excerpts from the orchestra and opera rep. The CD, appropriately titled The Bass Trombonist’s Listening Guide: Excerpts from the Opera and the Orchestra, will soon be available...
Jim Markey’s CD Now Available
Jim Markey’s debut bass trombone recording, On Base, is now available. Here are the appropriate links: Purchase from CD Baby Purchase from Hickeys Read more about the project at markeybone.com
James Markey CD Preview
I’m convinced James Markey can do anything on the bass trombone. Check out this video preview of his upcoming CD, On Base, and I think you’ll agree.
Nice to Read
Occasionally we come across something that is just plain nice to read. Paul Compton has been doing some incredible teaching at Oklahoma State University and his work is getting noticed. Paul’s trombone octet performed as the Remington Choir at the International Trombone Festival in Utah this past month. The ITF was well-organized and well-attended, and...