Music of Life

Music by John Hollenbeck, words by Hazrat Inayat Khan;  arranged for John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble 2009.


April in Reggae

First public performance  at the Orpheum in Graz, AUSTRIA with Jazz Big Band Graz, 2000.


for Muhal Richard Abrams

A Blessing

Commissioned by the International Association of Jazz Educators (IAJE) & Premiered by the Air Force Falconaires 2001;  arranged for John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble 2009.


Commissioned by University of Colorado Jazz Lab I 2000; arranged for  Large Ensemble 2004.


Commissioned by IAJE/ASCAP and premiered by Jamie Begian Band in Toronto, Canada 2003. Composed in honor of Marian McPartland and dedicated to Jimmy Giuffre.  Arranged for and recorded by John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble 2005.