The Water Gap Brass

Jim Daniels (front row left), bass trombone/tuba: BM, Eastman School of Music. Jim has toured and/or recorded with Woody Herman, Louis Bellson, Engelbert Humperdinck, Mel Lewis and the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, Chuck Mangione, Gerry Mulligan, and the American Composers Orchestra at Carnegie Hall. He also performs with Ragtime with Gaptime and the Dixie Gents. In July 1998, he performed at several major international jazz festivals on the 23-day tour of eight European countries as a member of the Phil Woods Big Band. Jim has recently performed as bass trombonist in the orchestra for the San Francisco Ballet and the Pacific Northwest Ballet New York City seasons and is a frequent performer in the pit orchestras for the Broadway shows CATS and Victor/Victoria. He can be heard on the CDs Let's Share Christmas with John Pizzarelli (featuring the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra) on the RCA label, Jazzmass: A Celebration of the Spirit in Delaware Water Gap on Pacific Street Records (PSR 0019), and the 1997 CD by the American Composers Orchestra at Carnegie Hall.

For Information About Performances:

Phone: (570) 688-8543


Photo by Walter Bredel