In the News

  • Announcing: For Members Only

    Jan 25, 17 • 588 Views • Blog, In the News

    ASMAC is proud to present a new video section on our www.ASMAC.org website.  The Members Only section features full length videos of First WEDNESDAYS and luncheon events plus other special content exclusive to members. For those members who cannot attend...

  • Elliot Deutsch Big Band at Vitello’s E-Spot Lounge on January 8th

    Jan 3, 17 • 737 Views • Blog, In the News

    Elliot Deutsch (ASMAC Executive Board Member) will be taking his big band to Vitello’s on January 8th to celebrate his birthday. His 17-piece jazz ensemble will be performing music from his 2014 album The Push! as well as new pieces written for his YouTube...

  • Dave Slonaker Big Band at the Lighthouse Café on January 15th

    Jan 2, 17 • 582 Views • Blog, In the News

    Wishing all a Happy New Year! The Dave Slonaker Big Band will be performing at the Sunday Jazz Brunch at the iconic Lighthouse Café in Hermosa Beach on Sunday, January 15 from 11am to 3pm. Performing in the band will be: Saxophones, Bob Sheppard, Brian...

  • Grammy Nominations to ASMAC members

    Dec 10, 16 • 814 Views • Awards, Blog, In the News

    Congratulations to a number of ASMAC members on their Grammy nominations this week. For a full list of those nominated, visit https://www.grammy.com/nominees • GRAMMY NOMINATION FOR BEST SCORE SOUNDTRACK FOR VISUAL MEDIA Bridge Of Spies Thomas Newman,...

  • Kim Richmond with the Mark Z. Stevens Trio

    Nov 15, 16 • 544 Views • In the News

    Kim Richmond is back at the Desert Rose on Saturday, the 19th! Come on in and enjoy some swinging jazz!  WHAT: Kim Richmond with the Mark Z Stevens Trio……. and guests WHEN: Saturday, November 19, 7 PM – 11 PM, 3 sets WHERE: Desert...

  • Kim Richmond with the Mark Z. Stevens Trio at the Desert Rose

    Oct 21, 16 • 566 Views • Blog, In the News

    Kim Richmond is playing at the Desert Rose this coming Saturday, October 22. (This week only.) It will be good, with a few guests sitting in, and regulars Mark Z. Stevens, Jon Mayer and Harvey Newmark.  WHAT: Kim Richmond with the Mark Z. Stevens Trio,...

  • We have two great Master Classes coming up!

    Oct 5, 16 • 540 Views • Blog, In the News

    Master Class with Brent Fischer “Carrying On the Clare Fischer Legacy: Harmonic & Orchestrational Concepts for Composers, Arrangers & Improvisers” Moderated by Laura Dickinson Saturday, Oct. 22 – 11am -2pm – Valley College...

  • 2016 Van Alexander Scholarship for Arranging

    Oct 4, 16 • 2019 Views • Blog, In the News

    ASMAC is honored to announce the “2016 Van Alexander Scholarship for Arranging.” The scholarship will honor our beloved member, board member, past president, and dear friend – Van Alexander. The Committee, chaired by Elliot Deutsch, will...

  • Coming soon: Steve Porcaro Luncheon Podcast!

    Sep 30, 16 • 604 Views • Blog, In the News

    On June 10th, a founding member of the Grammy award winning rock band Toto, Steve Porcaro released his first ever solo album, Someday / Somehow, on June 10th. On June 15th he joined with members of ASMAC for a special luncheon at Catalinas and spoke of his...

  • Free Seminar on Residual Payments

    Sep 22, 16 • 498 Views • Blog, In the News

    This Free seminar is presented by the Film Musicians Secondary Markets Fund & #ListenLA. It will be followed by a Q&A session. Topics covered include: – What is the Film Musicians Secondary Markets Fund? – How are secondary market...