Joe Gransden Big Band

Joe Gransden and His 16 piece Big Band performing Wes Funderburk's arrangement of Cherokee to a sold out house at the Blue Note July 2016.

Wes Funderburk on Trombone

Wes soloing on his own arrangement of Kenny Dorham's "Chicago  Blues" with the Joe  Gransden Big Band at the Blue Note Club in New York City! 

Trey Wright on Guitar

Trey Wright Trio performing Henry Mancini's "Moon River" at Kennesaw  State University!

 Lineup includes Trey  Wright - guitar, Chris Enghauser - bass, Marlon patton -drums.  For more  info, visit

Slammin Sammy K On Drums

Slammin Sammy K (Kestenholtz) solos at "La Batterie"!

Kevin Bales on Piano

Joe Gransden plays the head and then Kevin Bales plays a solo on  "Caravan".  Recorded at Churchill Grounds in Atlanta, GA

Joe Gransden - Trumpet
Kevin Bales - Piano
Craig Shaw - Bass
Clay Hulet - Drums

Hal Melia on Saxophone

Jazz at the Zoo on a hot summer night got a little hotter when Hal Melia  stepped to the mic for a blistering solo on Irving Berlin's "Blue  Skies"

Kebbie Williams On Saxophone

Kebbi Williams plays rhythm changes Recorded at  Churchill Grounds in Atlanta, GA!

Tim Aucoin on Bass

Kenyon Carter Connection performing "On The Rebound" from Kenyon's 1st  album, "Right By My Side" live at the Velvet Note in Atlanta Georgia! Featuring Tim Aucoin on Bass!

Melvin Jones on Trumpet

Trumpet man Melvin Jones leades his quintet through his composition  "Good Times" at the Atlanta Jazz Festival, on the International Stage! Mace Hibbard is featured on Sax!

Neal Starkey on Bass

Neal Starkey working his bass with his usual intuitive and inspired  playing.  His rich sound was the foundation for the group of skilled  professional musicians!

Jeff Jarvis - Trumpet

Jeff playing on his own arrangement of "I Wish You Love"!