Steuer reeds

This video is documenting further testing of Steuer reeds (Jazz Alto Saxophone #3 Reeds). I really like these reeds thus far and look forward to playing them in performance situations beyond practice. In addition to superb craftsmanship in the way they are cut, both the clarinet and alto sax reeds have a very unique and comfortable feel to me. Highly …

October 2016 Release in Japan: “Echoes of Europe” (ARC-2680)

Distribution in Japan “Echoes of Europe” (ARC-2680) has now been released in Japan at DiskUnion Stores. This is ahead of the January 2, 2017 USA and worldwide release date at Amazon, where pre-order sales are available. Purchase at DiskUnion Purchase at DiskUnion online – HERE! Comments and Quotes “I really like your album and I think the title ‘Echoes of Europe’ …

Video: “Echoes of Europe”

WATCH & LISTEN DETAILS ECHOES OF EUROPE: This video features the title track from the album “Echoes of Europe” by the Dino Massa Kansas City Quintet. Echoes of Europe is an international musical collaboration between artists from Italy (Napoli) and the USA (Kansas City). Visit www.DinoMassaKC.com for project details and production credits. Purchase now at Amazon. PRESS “This record was …

Now Booking Master Classes and Jazz Clinics

Music Educators / Jazz Band Directors: I’m available for jazz improvisation and applied music theory clinics with your students. Learn all 12 Major Scales in one class period. Learn how to improvise over all jazz chord progressions in one class period. It has been validated through application and practice over the thirty years that my clinics empower all who participate …

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REPERTOIRE An intriguing mix of brilliantly constructed original compositions written by group members and including the select works by other noted composers. Artistically engaging music and pleasing to listen to, this ensemble has found that right balance between art, creativity and engagement. MASTER CLASSES AND MUSIC CLINICS As music professors and active educators, the ensemble is available for music master …