An up tempo Latin/swing/samba composition with plenty of solo space and open sections with backgrounds. Composed in honor of Oliver Nelson
Recorded by Allen Vizzutti on his “The Carnival of Venus” CD (Summit Records DCD188)
Premiered by Charles Ross and the Rochester Philharmonic on January 28, 2010.
Recorded by The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra on “Encore 75” recording.
Commissioned and performed in concert by the Eastman Wind Ensemble
Newly completed Trombone solo and piano reduction for recitals and practice. Trombone solo is exactly the same as both orchestra and wind ensemble versions.