The Hughes/Smith Quintet

The HSQ is a Detroit-based jazz quintet that performs original music. Spearheaded by Saxophonist James Hughes & Trumpeter Jimmy Smith.

The Woodward Horns

The Woodward Horns is a Detroit based horn section.

Will Sessions

Will Sessions is a Heavy Funk, Soul, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Fusion band from Detroit that I recently started playing with.

Melvin Davis

Detroit's Soul Ambassador Melvin Davis is among the most talented, dynamic and prolific artists in the history of Motor City music. I play, write horn charts and arrange for this band.

The Stewart Francke Band

Great Detroit singer/songwriter that I play with. I also write & arrange horns for this group.

The Bob Mervak Trio (feat. The Motor City Horns)

The Bob Mervak Trio is one of the hardest swinging ensembles in Detroit. The band plays a very eclectic mix of standards and pop tunes. I play Trumpet and arrange for this band.

The Motor City Jazz Orchestra

One of Detroit’s newest and more eclectic ensembles, The Motor City Jazz Orchestra performs unique arrangements of music by Frank Zappa, Steely Dan, Herbie Hancock, and many others, in addition to the standard big band repertoire. Collaborations with vocalists Mark Randisi and Bob Mervak make for an enjoyable concert experience.

The Paul Keller Orchestra

The PKO is one of Michigan's finest, oldest, most-respected and well-traveled jazz big bands. The PKO plays every Monday night @ The Zal Gaz Grotto in Ann Arbor, MI.