Join Zack for an In-Depth Look at the Music Industry

The Colorado Conservatory for the Jazz Arts (CCJA) is offering a special 3-day music industry learning opportunity called, "Beyond the Stage" that Zack will be teaching again this year! Understand the opportunities of the professional musician’s life and discover other paths to…

New Demo Track! 

Starting another week with another fun demo for your listening enjoyment, this one with an industrial electro-synth type of sound. What franchise do you think this track would belong to? Leave a comment and look out for more demo tracks…

NEW TITLE Available at Sheet Music Plus

Click the link to view and purchase one of the newest pieces in our catalog: 

Dedicated to the great Colorado-based Jazz sextet of the same name  
Fast Swing  
Standard 32-bar AABA form  
Includes C, Bb, Eb, and Bass Cleff…

NEW TITLE Available at Sheet Music Plus

Click the link to view and purchase one of the newest pieces in our catalog:

This original, entitled "On the Clock" is a contrafact of the Jerome Kern tune "Yesterdays" in an up-tempo Bebop style. 
Format: Lead Sheet with…

Polls on Facebook

Be sure to participate in the 2 latest polls on Facebook! We want to know which episode from season 1 of #thesoundtrackpodcast was your favorite, and also what types of videos you would most like to see on our new…

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A Thought About the Music that Exists Right Now

This thought has been in the back of my mind for a while and today I was finally able to put it into words. There seems to be so much bad music on the airwaves that when we as composers…
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My Influences and Ambitions

Hey guys! For my FIRST blog post, I'd like to share some of my musical influences and what I ultimately hope to accomplish as a composer since writing music is my primary focus. For big band and commercial music, the guys…