Joshua

With a Degree in Music Performance in Jazz from Florida State University, Joshua is here in Texas working on his Master’s Degree in Jazz Studies at the prestigious University of North Texas Music Program. Enjoying courses in Jazz Theory, Arranging, Composition, Film Scoring, & Orchestration, Joshua also participated in various ensembles, including Jazz Big Band. Other accomplishments include: participation in the Tallahassee Jazz Festival, performing with Jazz Piano Studio in Ruby Diamond Hall to showcase a refurbished Steinway Piano, arranged various compositions of original works, & Killer Kart (Film Score). He also works as a Performing Musician playing piano/keyboard parts in various local ensembles - Solo, duets (Piano and Bass), trio (Piano, Bass and Drums), quartets (Add Sax/ Trumpet/Trombone), and Quintets (Add Guitar/Vocal) spanning across genres of Jazz, R&B, Soul, Rock and Roll, and Classic Rock. He also serves as a piano/keyboardist & administrative teacher to choir for his local church. Awarded the Louis Armstrong Jazz Award in High School from 2005-2009 & a Participant in Broward County All County Jazz Band 2007-2008, Formed jazz trio, entitled The JAS Trio (2018) & Recorded album “Solace” in September 2018 with JAS Trio, consisting of originals and arrangements (release date TBA). Participated in GameSoundCon 2018. Jazz Band Clinician at City of Coral Springs Charter School & more! We’re excited to have Joshua on our Creative Soul team!