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 is a Heavy Funk, Soul, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Fusion band from Detroit that I recently started playing with.
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 Lotus Jam
The Lotus Jam is a weekly jam session (every Wednesday) hosted by Jimmy Smith & James Hughes at The Black Lotus Brewing Co.
Each week we feature music of a different composer or music from a different record. Each week we also feature a different rhythm section.
Second set is a open jazz jam