Professional Credits

2009:

  • Received B.A. in Music Performance from Florida State University College of Music (Spring)
  • Joined Florida-based jazz trio The Zach Bartholomew Trio

2010:

  • International Tour throughout the Mediterranean and Northern Europe (Zach Bartholomew Trio)

2011:

  • Performed for the 45th Inaugural Ceremony for Florida Governor Rick Scott (Zach Bartholomew Trio)
  • Winner of the Salett Arts Center First Annual Jazz Trio Competition in Raleigh,NC (Zach Bartholomew Trio)
  • 2 National Tours (Zach Bartholomew Trio)
  • Performed in the Tallahassee Jazz & Blues Festival (Zach Bartholomew Trio)

2012:

  • Released first album "Out of This Town" (Zach Bartholomew Trio)
  • 3 National Tours (Zach Bartholomew Trio)
  • Performed in the South Carolina Jazz Festival (Zach Bartholomew Trio)
  • Performed in the Jacksonville Jazz Festival (Zach Bartholomew Trio)

2013:

  • 3 National Tours (Zach Bartholomew Trio)

2014:

  • Performed for The Yazzy Jazz Society Tribute Concert to Quincy Jones in Shreveport, LA (Leon Anderson Trio)
  • Received a full Graduate Assistantship to attend Florida State University College of Music
  • Performed for The Florida State University Presidential Inauguration Ceremony: 15th President John E. Thrasher (Brandon Robertson Trio)

2015:

  • Performed for the Florida State University Golden Tribe Lecture Series: An Evening with A-list actors Danny Glover & Felix Justice (Brandon Robertson Quartet)
  • Performed at the Jazz at Lincoln Center Dizzy's Coca Cola Club with the FSU Jazz Sextet
  • Performed with the world famous Count Basie Orchestra directed by Scotty Barnhart

2016:

  • Newly member of the Dan Miller/Lew Del Gatto Quartet
  • Received M.M. in Jazz Studies from Florida State University College of Music (Spring)
  • Recording duo album with vocalist Carmen Bradford (Singer of the Count Basie Orchestra)
  • Toured the Midwest with the Zach Bartholomew Trio
  • Newly appointed Director of Jazz Studies at Florida Gulf Coast University (http://www.fgcu.edu/CAS/Music/adjunct-music-faculty.html)

2017:

  • Honorary Member of the Kappa Kappa Psi Mu Upsilon Chapter at Florida Gulf Coast University
  • Headlining Act at the 2017 Jacksonville Jazz Festival

Notable Recordings

  • Tis the Season: Stephanie Merritt (2008)
  • Out of This Town: Zach Bartholomew Trio (2012)
  • World Junk- Cam Seigal (2014)

Notable Acts (worked as a sideman)

  • Scotty Barnhart (Director of the Count Basie Orchestra)
  • Nick Finzer (Jazz Trombonist)
  • Leon Anderson (Drummer/Former Member of the Ellis Marsalis Quartet)
  • Carmen Bradford (Vocalist for the Count Basie Orchestra)
  • Bill Peterson (Pianist)
  • Dan Miller (Trumpeter, Former Member of the Harry Connick Jr Big Band, JALC Orchestra, and Maynard Fergurson Orchestra)
  • Lew Del Gatto (Saxophonist, Former Member of the Saturday Night Live Band)
  • Zach Bartholomew (Pianist)
  • Marcus Printup (Trumpeter, Member of the JALC Orchestra)
  • Mark Russell (Violinist & Protege of Stephane Grappelli)
  • Ray Coussins (Pianist and Former Accompanist for Frank Sinatra)
  • Patricia Dean (Vocalist/Drummer)
  • Joe Delaney (Former Pianist of the Artie Shaw Orchestra)
  • Harry Watters (Jazz Trombonist, Jupiter Endorsed Artist)