Scott Burton is always pushing boundaries and experimenting with his music. Whether he’s adapting the scores of John Carpenter’s Halloween films for jazz ensemble or concocting new pieces for guitar and synthesizer.
Bassist, pianist and composer Charles Mingus is remembered for his adventurous compositions and larger-than-life personality. Notoriously temperamental, fans would show up to his gigs just to see who he might fire or what outrageous thing he might do.
David Dominique is a multi-faceted musician with advanced degrees in composition and theory and a background in indie rock, jazz, ska, and experimental improv. Based in Richmond and employed as an Assistant Professor of Music at William and Mary, Dominique maintains strong ties to the LA creative music scene. In this segment, he talks about his creative process and there are excerpts of several compositions from his recent album "Mask."