MEET THE BAND . . .
Scott Clark, Lead Guitar
Scott began his music career in Atlanta at the age of fourteen before moving to Texas to join the jazz studies program at the University of North Texas. He has worked with such diverse artists and bands as Wade Bowen, Grooveline Horns (Kelly Clarkson, Jason Mraz, Blues Traveler), Darius Holbert (Everlast/House of Pain, Sofie B. Hawkins), Rachel Loy, Dave Madden, David Messier, Mingo Fishtrap, John Pointer, Rick Trevino, Jimi Tunnell (Steps Ahead, Laurie Anderson) and many others.
Michael Stevens, Bass
Michael Stevens has obtained his BM in Jazz Studies from Howard University in Washington , D.C. while studying under pianist and recording artist Geri Allen. While in D.C., Mr. Stevens was an instructor for D.C. Artworks Summer Youth Program. In Austin , he has worked with James Polk, Pam Hart, Blaze, and Tina Marsh’s Circle of Light.
Daniel Sanchez, Drums
Daniel has worked with Wynton Marsalis (Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra), Dan Nimmer (JLCO), Veronica Swift (Mack Avenue Recording Artist), Andre Hayward (JLCO), Jeff Coffin (Dave Matthews Band), Rich Redmond (Jason Aldean), Alan Haynes (Texas Blues Legend), Douglas Lawrence (Count Basie Orchestra), Kenny Williams (The Lion King), Ron Wilkins (Birdland Big Band). Yeah, he's that good!
Laura Mordecai, Percussion
After a brief career in the film business, Laura found her way back to the percussion section in the early 2000's via Austin Legendary Latin jazz band Beto y los Fairlanes. She has recorded with them as well as with Stephanie Urbina Jones and the Honky Tonk Mariachi, The Texicana Mamas, Javier Chaparro & Salúd and more.