"like driving into the promised storm...an interesting and well rounded date"       
-Cadence Magazine     

"music firmly geared to valid modern concepts...the top studio pro's find sheer pleasure playing Steve's compositions"       
 -Renown jazz critic Leonard Feather        
“PERSPECTIVES”  ($14.98, catalog # smp-1001)
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   1.

HOT !

 

$62.00

 

An up-tempo opener with strong ensemble shouts. Solos for tenor & alto. Trpt D. Time 4:30. Med. difficult.

 

   2.

A DAY IN THE LIFE

 

$62.00

 

A  mini-suite with sections of samba, jazz, rock, and ballad. Solos for piano & trpt. Trpt C. Time 4:30.

Med. difficult.

 

   4.

THE SPHYNX’S LAIR

 

$62.00

 

A modal rock feel in 3/4 time. Solos for trpt & tenor. Trpt C. Time 4:00. Med. difficult.

 

   7.

PARFAIT

 

$62.00

 

A ballad for tbn (opt. flugal) featuring ensemble and sax soli sections. Trpt C. Time 4:00. Medium.

 

   9.

SPANISH STEPS

 

$62.00

 

A suite for solo trpt, with latin, jazz, ballad, and rock sections. Solos for trpt, pno, and optional guitar section. Trpt D. Time 8-9 min. Med.-med. difficult. Full score available.

 

  11.

BACCHANALIA

 

$62.00

 

Features a 12/8 latin feel with 4/4 ensemble sections. Feature piece of the Concord Blue Devils in 1984-85. Solos for alto or tbn. Trpt C#. Time 5-6 min. Difficult.

 

  12.

TOGETHER AGAIN

 

$62.00

 

A ballad for solo alto (or flugal) with a double-time section for improvisation. Trpt C. Time 4:00. Medium.

 

 

MIRAGE

An alto sax feature featuring improvisation  with alternating time signatures.Time 5:07

 

THE LATE GREAT PLANET EARTH

A big band jazz rock suite with solos for tenor, pno, flugalhorn and alto. Time 8:25.