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Laura Kahle

Composer/orchestrator/trumpet

About Me

I have written big band arrangements for Jeff "Tain" Watts performed by: The Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra (2009), Wynton Marsalis & LCJO (2006), I have arranged music for the Branford Marsalis Septet (2007), Eric Revis, and the QLD Con Artists Big Band. I write music for all size ensembles. I am a published author and music educator. Awarded a 2008 NYFA Fellowship in Music Composition.

My Favorites

  1. Charles Mingus - Black Saint & the Sinner Lady
  2. Miles Davis - Sketches of Spain
  3. Ornette Coleman - Shape of Jazz to Come
  4. John Coltrane - Impressions
  5. Don Cherry - Multi Kulti
  6. Alice Coltrane - Universal Consciousness