Copyright © 2005-2011 Ryan Jesperson
About the Recordings:
Most of the vocal jazz pieces come from High School and College choirs in Washington state. For more information you can check the vocal jazz page.
Diverse is an up and coming KC-based jazz group. They have played at venues around the country and in France and have won both individual and group awards. Find out more at www.diversejazz.com
Jessica Rabbitt and the Gorillas of Rhythm was a Washington State University-based jazz quintet led by the wonderful singer Jessica Abbott.
Ryan Jesperson and Aleks Sternfeld-Dunn were both graduate composers at Hartt who decided to spend a saturday recording their original works.
The WSU Big Band and Hartt Big Band are the premiere jazz ensembles at their respective schools.
Other pieces are from combo recordings from groups that Ryan Jesperson played in.
For more information about these pieces please click the jazz tab or email Ryan Jesperson for more info.