Chase Sanborn is an engaging modern jazz trumpet voice with a warm, inviting tone, fluid lyrical phrasing, and a style that always swings. He exhibits the cultivated sensibility of a player at the peak of his powers.
Music Business Tactics is an easy and enjoyable read that provides sound, practical advice. If you are an aspiring musician, or you know one, get this book! You need this information!
Chase Sanborn goes right to the heart and soul of the music. His performance was an inspiration to hundreds of festival participants, and his positive and upbeat outlook made a lasting impact on our students
Jazz Tactics presents the material in such a clear and simple way, with the vitality and spirit of a live teaching session. This method speaks to all musicians, regardless of age and previous experience.
Chase addresses the needs of developing musicians in a manner that is understandable and relevant. My students were thrilled to work with someone who understands their learning curve.
Tuning Tactics teaches you to listen. In just a short time, I've witnessed strong improvement in my students' awareness. Tuning Tactics makes good intonation attainable for all!
Chase Sanborn has a natural gift for engaging and involving an audience. He shares a wealth of honest and knowledgeable information about music and the music business.
Brass Tactics offeres authoritative instruction balanced with sage and homely advice. It shows you how to handle yourself in any professional or amateur situation. No trumpet player should be without this book!

U of T Students Listen

What kind of music are U of T Jazz students into? Here’s a short list of suggested listening, submitted by the students.

Artist: Ahmad Jamal
Track: But Not For Me
Album: Live @ The Pershing
Year: 1958

Artist: Arve Henriksen
Track: Hyporborean
Year: 1997

Artist: Anthony Braxton
Track: Final track (diagram title)
Album: Actual 6
Year: 1969

Artist: Avishai Cohen
Track: Lyla
Album: Lyla
Year: 2003

Artist: Bill Evans & Jim Hall
Track: Darn That Dream
Album: Undercurrent

Artist: Bill Evans Trio
Track: Nardis
Album: Explorations

Artist: Black Star (Mos Def, Talib Kweli, DJ Hi Tek)
Track: Thieves in the Night
Album: Black Star
Year: 1999

Artist: Brad Mehldau
Track: We’ll Cross The River Together
Album: Highway Rider
Year: 2009

Artist: Brian Blade Fellowship
Track: Perceptual
Album: Variations of a Bloodline
Year: 2000

Artist: Chris Tarry
Album: Almost Certainly Dreaming
Year: 2008

Artist: Count Basie
Album: Live in Montreux
Year: 1977

Artist: David Binney
Track: Leaving The Sea
Album: South
Year: 2001

Artist: Dick Oatts
Track: Barbarian
Album: South Paw
Year: 2002

Artist: Duke Ellington w/Charles Mingus & Max Roach
Track: Switch Blade
Album: Money Jungle

Artist: Duke Ellington
Track: Festival Suite
Album: Duke & Friends @ The Connecticut Jazz Festival

Artist: Duke Ellington & Ray Brown
Track: Pitter Panther Patter
Album: This One’s For Blanton
Year: 1972

Artist: Esperanza Spaulding
Track: Chamber Music Society
Album: Knowledge of Good & Evil

Artist: E.S.T.
Track: Dolores in a Shoestand
Album: Tuesday Wonderland
Year: 2006

Artist: Jason Moran
Track: Gangsterism Over 10 Years
Album: Ten
Year: 2010

Artist: Jaki Byard
Track: European Episode
Album: Out Front
Year: 1964

Artist: Joshua Redman
Track: Tribalism
Album: Joshua Redman

Artist: Julian Shore
Track: Far Away Places
Album: Far Away Places
Year: 2009

Artist: Kenny Wheeler
Track: The Lucky Lady
Album: Kenny Wheeler/John Taylor/Hugo Wolf String Quartet
Year: 2008

Artist: Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
Year: 1957

Artist: Lettuce
Track: Nyack
Album: Outta Here
Year: 2002

Artist: Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra
Track: Our Love Is Here To Stay
Album: Soft Lights and Hot Music
Year: 1988

Artist: Michael Brecker
Track: Two blocks From The Edge
Album: Madame Toulouse
Year: 1998

Artist: Mike Murley (w/Guido Basso & Strings)
Track: Never Will I Marry
Album: Melody Lingers On
Year: 2006

Artist: Miles Davis
Track: Nefertiti
Album: Nefertiti
Year: 1967

Artist: Nels Cline Singers w/ Rova Saxophone Quartet
Album: Celestial Septet
Year: 2009

Artist: Nicholas Payton / Mark Whitfield / Christian McBride
Track: Eye of the Hurricane
Album: Finger Painting
Year: 1997

Artist: Oscar Peterson Trio
Track: Goodbye J.D.
Album: We Get Requests
Year: 1964

Artist: Oscar Peterson Trio
Track: Blues for Smedley
Album: Oscar Peterson Trio + 1 (Clark Terry)
Year: 1964

Artist: Reid Anderson
Track: Reclusive
Album: The Vastness of Space
Year: 2001

Artist: Rebirth Brass Band
Track: My Song
Album: Do Watcha Wanna
Year: 1991

Artist: RH Factor
Track: Juicy
Album: Hard Groove?

Artist: Robert Glasper
Track: Rise & Shine
Album: Canvas
Year: 2005

Artist: Robert Glasper
Track: You Outta Praise Him
Album: In My Element
Year: 2006

Artist: Robin Eubanks & Mental Images
Track: Get 2 It
Album: Get 2 It
Year: 2001

Artist: Ron Carter (w/Herbie Hancock)
Track: Einbahnstrasse
Album: Uptown Conversation / Atlantic Jazz Piano
Year: 1969

Artist: Stanley Turrentine
Track: Can’t Buy Me Love
Album: Mr. Natural
Year: 1964

Artist: Tom Harrel
Track: A Child’s Dream
Album: Live @ The Village Vanguare
Year: 2002

Artist: Wayne Shorter
Track: Juju
Album: Juju
Year: 1964

Artist: Woody Shaw
Track: Jean Marie
Album: Little Red’s Fantasy
Year: 1976

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