Matt Hornbeck (guitar) again joins me for a Live rendition of Fred Rogers’ song “IT’S YOU I LIKE.” It’s a preview of my upcoming album of 10 songs from Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, recorded by some of the best studio musicians in Los Angeles. Click here to support the album and get it for free before it’s released on November 20th, 2019.
Scarlette and I play the Theme from I LOVE LUCY, which aired from 1951 to 1957. Dedicated to my mom, who has watched approximately 10,571 I Love Lucy episodes. Be sure to Comment, Like, and Subscribe to us on YouTube for more videos!
Recently took the dog camping in the beautiful Eastern Sierra Nevada mountains. With trumpet in tow, I aimed Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man directly into the mountain. Reverb is all natural and organic. Be sure to Comment, Like, and Subscribe to us on YouTube for more videos!
1/16/2019 – Grammy-nominated songwriter-producer-drummer Bob Wilson (o.g. Seawind, Jerry Hey Horns) published a new song of his this week titled Latigo Canyon, featuring myself, Alex Acuña, & Justo Almario! It’s a beautiful piece and I’m blessed Bob let me be a part of it. Watch the video now below:
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
What Child Is This?
Where Are You, Christmas? (feat. 2-year-old Scarlette Mae Summerour)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
Lo, How A Rose E’er Blooming
Somewhere In My Memory (John Williams cover)
St. Patrick’s Day (John Mayer cover)
Silent Night (bonus track!)
If you watch Homeland, you’ve heard Chris Tedesco play trumpet. His other clients? Christina Aguilera, CeeLo Green, Oceans 12, & many more. Nephew to legendary Hollywood studio guitarist Tommy Tedesco (The Wrecking Crew), Chris is a good friend and one of the most well-known & sought-aftermusicians in Hollywood & beyond. Chris is the archetypal freelancer, a straight-shooter, and a music marketing guru. If you freelance in any field, you’ll love listening to Chris talk business, survival, Hollywood, & more. Visit ChrisTedesco.com or AngelCityMusic.com to contact & hire Chris and his groups, and hear more of his music.
X-Factor, The Voice, and American Idol. Marvin Gaye, B.B. King, and Bobby Blue Bland. Multi-Woodwind Artist and Music Contractor Ernie Fields, Jr. has worked with all of these, and many more. Celebrating a 60-plus-year career, he’s still one of the busiest Music Contractors in Hollywood today.
Ernie has worked in every area of the music industry, and his roots go back to the days when big band and jazz was Pop Music. Originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma, Ernie, who is better known to his colleagues as “Kool Man Kool,” got his start playing and touring with his father’s famous Ernie Fields Orchestra in the 1940’s and 1950’s. He’s as laid-back and kool as they come, and today I’m honored we get to talk to Ernie about his life and career in music.