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Trio CD Finished Mixing

Whats new you may ask? I've finished mixing the CD "Have We Met?" by the MBB Trio with David Mills and Craig Bunch. We recorded and mixed at Wayne Peet's "killzone" studios and it turned out well. We will be…Read more

Dave Carpenter RIP

Dave Carpenter was my teacher for a year and a half while I was at CalArts from fall 1995 through the fall of 1996. Not only was he a great musician and bassist, he was a gracious human being…Read more
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Things have been extremely busy and school is coming to a close. My recital is over and it went well. Everyone involved played their ass off and I received a lot of great feedback. I also just came back…Read more

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First off, my recital is rescheduled for April 1st. No joke. Here is the poster that Kio Griffith, a great artist and graphic designer, created for the event. I think it looks pretty awesome and I am still finding…Read more
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My Recital was canceled on friday night...

...due to a power failure in Santa Clarita.The sound engineer, John Baffa said it was the first time he ever had to cancel an event in his time @ CalArts. I think this is the first time I have ever…Read more
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Wow...what a week!

Had a crazy week that felt like a month last week. We had violinist, Mark Feldman (He gave me a pack of cigarettes and he had my favorite quote from the week "It's like when you go to a violinRead more
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My favorite new quote: "If you miss the sensual part of music, you risk becoming a gynecologist and not a lover" - Rabih Abou-Khalil On a sadder note, Joe Zawinul of the band Weather Report and Miles Davis'…Read more
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Mills, Bunch, Burns Trio recording

Just got done with an intensive 1 week rehearsal/recording session with Dave Mills on piano and Craig Bunch on drums. We recorded at Wayne Peet's studio called Killzone Studios in Mar Vista and recorded 11 written tunes and 3 improvisations…Read more