The band "Carib": Kevin Deitz - bass, Israel Annoh - percussion, and me on vibes and piano. Check out our mp3's in the music page.
Tall Jazz, performing at the Jazz At Newport festival, Newport OR.
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I teach music - piano, vibes, young, old, jazz, classical - visit my Lessons page for more info.
Tall Jazz backs flutist Holly Hofman at the Jazz At Newport festival, Newportl, OR, in 2008.
Mike Horsfall (vibes), Dan Presley (bass), and Dave Averre (drums) make Tall Jazz. This portrait is by Portland artist Diane Russell, commissioned by the OR Jazz Soc. for Tall Jazz's induction into t
Mark Griffith (dr), Dan Presley (bs) and I are featured soloists with the Oregon Symph. Band, performing John Moody's "Concerto for Jazz Trio and Concert Band". Go to the Music page for excerpts.
Rebecca Kilgore - we played and recorded together in the 90's, and most recently performed a Stan Kenton/June Christy tribute at the 2013 Portland Jazz Festival.
Marilyn Keller travels the world singing gospel and jazz. We have been performing and recording together since 1989.
Haley Horsfall, vocalist/percussionist/composer/arranger/daughter. Her fresh musical concepts have resulted in some creative arrangements.. Find her website on the Links page.
Valerie Day. Mike and Valerie have collaborated on a number of projects. Visit www.valeriedaysings.com via the Links page.
Post-gig picture with vocalist Karla Harris and drummer Todd Strait. We work together as often as we can. Visit their sites on the Links page.
A rising star in the Portland scene, Kat Cogswell can hold an audience in the palm of her hand.
Tall Jazz was the subject of a large painting on the side of a building. It was an ad for The Oregonian newspaper.
Anat Cohen and me, after our set at the 2011 Oregon Coast Jazz Party, Newport, OR.
Tall Jazz and Tony Pacini perform with Carl Saunders.
After a great night of music with (R to L) drummer Mark Griffith, Kansas City blues man David Basse, and bassist Scott Steed.
With Kristin Korb after our set at the Oregon Coast Jazz Party at Newport, OR.
Christoph Luty and me, after our vibes/bass set at the Oregon Coast Jazz Party, 2011
I am the music director of the Jazz Vespers series at St. James Lutheran Church in downtown Portland,held on the 3rd Sunday of the month at 5:00. We feature a special guest each service, such as John