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Background

 

Frank is a passionate multi-instrumentalist, performer, and composer. His music study at the University of Rochester has touched upon many genres: Western Classical, Jazz, Pop, Rock, Hip-Hop, Electronic/Digital Music. He earned his BA in music from the University of Rochester in May. He has studied privately with Glenn Sylvia, Katherine Winetraub, and Bill Tiberio on saxophone and Greg Silva, Fumi Tomita, Mike Forfia, and Danny Ziemann on bass.

In the past several months, Frank’s focus has switched to composing; he began studying Bob Brookmeyer’s method of composition with Dave Rivello at the Eastman School of Music. He recently released an album of his own composition and arrangement in June of 2017.

Instruments

Primary - SATB Saxophone, Electric & Upright Bass

Double - Flute, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Guitar, Synthesizer, Keyboard, Theremin, Didgeridoo

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Projects

Eclectric

Composition, Performance, Programming

Produce, Record, Mix, Master

Solo

All Instruments

Solo composition, recording, and production

Brass Monkeys

Alto Saxophone

Nine piece horn band based out of the University of Rochester.

Empire Film Music Ensemble

Upright Bass

Rochester based chamber orchestra focusing on film music and multi-media performances.

Stop Motion

Composition, Performance (Alto & Bari Sax, Upright & Electric Bass, Synthesizers)

Produce, Record, Mix, Master

Arvine Quartet

Bass

Free jazz quartet based in Rochester, NY.

Hynes Family Quartet

Upright Bass

Acoustic Folk/Pop/Rock Trio based in the South Shore, MA

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