CD by Grad Ensemble Praised in 'All About Jazz'
Produced by Don Glanden, head of the MM in Jazz Studies program, 'Mars Apes' features original music by graduate students and alumni
September 7, 2012
"Mars Apes," the whimsically titled recording by the School of Music Graduate Ensemble, received a glowing review in the August 31 issue of All About Jazz.
Produced by Don Glanden, head of the MM in Jazz Studies program at UArts, the CD features original music by Mark Allen BM '10 (Music), MM '11 (Jazz Studies) on saxophone, Dave Bozenhard MM '12 (Jazz Studies) on guitar, Rihards Fedotovs MM '12 (Jazz Studies) on drums and Sandy Eldred BM '12 (Music), MM '13 (Jazz Studies) on bass.
Raves All About Jazz: "The inherent talent of these four young men, combined with the phenomenal education they have received, has resulted in a uniquely creative work."