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  • Igor Kogan’s LA Big Band @ Blue Whale

    Jul 24, 17 • 42 Views • Blog, In the News

    Igor Kogan’s LA Big Band is proud to announce their premier performance Wednesday July 26th at the Blue Whale. Igor will be presenting original music performed by his 17 piece contemporary jazz orchestra. Blue Whale Weller Court Plaza 3rd floor 123...

  • Music Education comes in many forms!

    Jul 15, 17 • 92 Views • Blog, In the News

    Being an educator had never been a professional goal of mine. I have always wanted to be a performer and composer, and that still is my preferred role. But after arriving on the professional music scene in Los Angeles, several opportunities came my way to...

  • Master Class with Charles Fernandez

    Jul 14, 17 • 240 Views • Blog, Homepage Slider

    On July 22nd, 2017 ASMAC will be presenting a masterclass on writing for animation, present by Emmie and Annie nominated composer Charles Fernandez. LET’S WRITE A CUE! Traditional Animation   11:00 am – 2:00 pm Check-in: 10:30 am Rancho...

  • PODCAST: Mervyn Warren, March 1, 2015

    Jul 11, 17 • 64 Views • Blog, Podcasts - Luncheon

    This ASMAC Luncheon podcast features five-time Grammy Award winner and 10-time Grammy nominee Mervyn Warren. This highly accomplished film & TV composer, record producer, lyricist, songwriter, arranger, pianist, and vocalist is equally adept at...

  • Music Education in the Caribbean and Latin America: a Comprehensive Guide

    Jul 10, 17 • 102 Views • Blog, In the News, Member News

    Dr. Raymond Torres-Santos’ schedule this summer exemplifies the work of a contemporary musician:  1) Touring and promoting his book, “Music Education in the Caribbean and Latin America: a Comprehensive Guide,“ published by Rowan and...

  • Concert: The Kim Richmond – Kimberly Ford Ensemble

    Jul 8, 17 • 86 Views • Blog, In the News, Member News

    This is a unit recently formed, but formulation has been brewing for over a year now. It is most certainly a combination of different styles rolled into one. I will explain. Kimberly Ford is an accomplished singer of whom I became aware about three years ago....

  • ASMAC’S Bill Conti Big Band Competition Concludes With Winning Performances

    Jul 7, 17 • 149 Views • Blog, In the News

    On Wednesday night, July 5th, ASMAC held the readings of the three winning compositions/arrangements from the Bill Conti Big Band Competition. A capacity crowd shared the evening (standing room only) and it was truly inspiring to know that three talented...

  • ASMAC presents a special luncheon with Grant Geissman

    Jun 29, 17 • 862 Views • Blog, Homepage Slider

    Join ASMAC as we present a special luncheon with Guitarist/Composer, Grant Geissman on 7/19/17! Moderated by: Dan Ferguson Guest panelist: Dennis C. Brown Bring your questions! Wednesday, July 19th  11:30 a.m. networking/Noon Buffet Brunch/12:45 p.m....

  • PODCAST: THE WRECKING CREW, JULY 15, 2015

    Jun 24, 17 • 120 Views • Blog, Podcasts - Luncheon

    In this ASMAC Luncheon podcast, Filmmaker Denny Tedesco, Don Randi and Perry Botkin discuss the process and behind-the-scenes actions of bringing the Award-winning documentary, “The Wrecking Crew” to the screen. For more information about...

  • First WEDNESDAYS Presents the Winning Entries

    Jun 24, 17 • 802 Views • Blog

    Kim Richmond Concert Jazz Orchestra reads the Bill Conti Big Band Arranging & Composing Competition Winning Entries! Wednesday, July 5, 2017  7:00pm Check-In / 7:30pm Program @ The Evergreen Stage 4403 West Magnolia Blvd.  Burbank CA...