& Trans Audio Group (booth 14914)
Brad Lunde of Trans Audio Group and Claris Sayadian-Dodge
Producing The New West Coast JAZZ!
at TECTracks, NAMM
Ballroom A (Level 2)
Hotel (adjacent to Anaheim convention center)
3 pm - 4 pm
to Tec Awards)
Jazz albums tell the story of California Cool. This evolving music
is going through its third big wave and that's music to Ryan Gosling's
(Seb's) ear who played the role of a jazz musician in the film LA
We will discuss
Award-winning recordings made by musicians who are defining the
new sounds coming out of culturally-diverse California today and
how the music is woven into the fabric of what you hear on film/TV.
architects of West Coast Jazz Stan Getz, Miles Davis, Henry Mancini,
Lalo Schifrin, Chet Baker,
Bud Shank, Clare Fischer, Quincy Jones, Herb Alpert, Herbie Hancock,
George Duke paved the way for the next generation.
Meet innovative artists of today and discuss how this unique sound
has its fingerprint in Latin, Pop, R&B and Hip Hop. Since the
genre relies relatively more on composition and arrangement than
on the individually improvised playing, many musicians of this genre
are putting their stamp on our generation's beloved pop/R&B
arrangements, Hollywood Films and TV - soundtrack to our lives!
author of West Coast Jazz, Ted
Gioia, "Exciting younger artists with grand ambitions are
revitalizing the idiom; a robust support structure, from festivals
to conservatories, is providing stability and a future-oriented
confidence." The third great wave of West
Coast jazz is here!
Kendrick Lamar, Jonathan Pinson (Kamasi Washington), bassist Thundercat,
Christian Euman (Jacob Collier), Kris Bowers (Green Book), to name
Join us for an inspiring afternoon at NAMM and recharge for 2020!
Program Director at UCLA for the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz
Performance, and Grammy-nominated musician who hosts a show on KJAZZ
(Thursdays 10pm-12am) Daniel
Seeff profile @ studioexpresso
Tormé performs at standing room only crowds at the world's
top venues as well as being featured as the centerpiece of prestigious
jazz festivals across the globe, son of 3X Grammy winner and jazz
legend and composer Mel Tormé) James
Tormé profile @ studioexpresso
The Annual TEC
Awards will be held the same evening at 7 following these panels
Sayadian-Dodge founded studioexpresso.com
in 2000, a production resource for developing artists. Dodge is
the publisher and chief editor of studioexpresso's monthly eZine
for the recording industry and looks after an Award-winning roster
of producers with the affiliated C Artist Management. Past
positions include: Management III, PMK, Rogers & Cowan Public
Relations, Ocean Way studios, Prairie Sun Recording and studio
Claris supports Grammy's MusiCare and sits on the board of a Film
Foundation dedicated to documentaries on human rights. She has
a BA degree in business and continues to create professional networking
events to raise awareness and funds for art and music education
programs and worthy causes.