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TAKE FIVE WITH... August 9, 2011

Take Five With Brian McCarthy

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Meet Brian McCarthy: A staple of the ongoing music scene from Vermont to New York, equally comfortable in modern jazz settings, Latin ensembles, and funk outfits. Brian is a first-rate saxophonist, arranger, and composer currently performing with Ray Vega's Quintet and the Grippo Funk Band. He has arranged for jazz heavyweights Kenny Garrett and Mulgrew Miller. He has performed with the Clark Terry Big Band and recorded with Mike Gordon, while always finding time in his schedule to lend his talents to the local Burlington, Vermont music scene.Brian teaches at University of Vermont and Johnson State ...

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