Bryan Kennard

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Floridiaspora by Bryan Kennard

One year ago, I experienced my first hurricane. Hurricane Irma ripped its way through the Caribbean and Florida, and I lived through it while hunkering down with my relatives in St. Petersburg, FL after deciding to leave Miami. I remember watching the cars line the roads as people dispersed across the country to avoid Irma.

Studio Jazz Writing Concert - "Until"

A selection from the Studio Jazz Writing concert "Sting Reimagined" arranged by Bryan Kennard and featuring Ashley Pezzotti on vocals, Carlos Mata-Alvarez on tenor sax, and Jake Shapiro on piano.

Frost Studio Jazz Band Play Childhood Favorites

Featuring new compositions by Bryan Kennard, Carlos Mata-Alvarez, and Andrew Loose based on children’s literature. Also premiering movements from Steve Guerra’s newly arranged suite of music from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.

Caption (Bryan Kennard) by Bryan Kennard

Inspired by the way comic book stories are told, the" Caption" text is the narrative or thought text that helps reveal the inner struggles of a character. Justine Garcia, vocals Bryan Kennard, flute and vocals Andrew Loose, trumpet and flugelhorn Clint Bleil, tenor saxophone Eli Feingold, trombone

Low Battery by Bryan Kennard

University of Texas AIME Performed live at the Elephant Room December 4, 2016 Solos by Matt Maldonado, Bryan Kennard, Marco Santos, and Don Gozzard

Sky Island (Bryan Kennard)

UT Jazz Orchestra directed by Jeff Hellmer Performed on October 7, 2016 Bryan Kennard - Flute soloist and composer Matt Maldonado (solo), Andre Galuban, Dave Sayers, Jessica Mortensen, Sarah Milligan - Woodwinds Joe Jennis, Tammy Vaughn, Thomas Abercrombie, Jonah Arias - Trumpets Tyler Smolovik, Altin Sencalar, David Kapral, Aaron Garcia - Trombones Austin Thomas, piano Ben Zeff, guitar (solo) Chase Goldman, bass Greg Clifford, drums

Trance Formation - UT Jazz Orchestra by Bryan Kennard

Bryan Kennard - Flute soloist and composition, Brett Lamel - Trombone soloist, UT Jazz Orchestra directed by Jeff Hellmer

"Trance Formation" was written for the UT Jazz Orchestra and premiered at the Longhorn Jazz Festival on April 9, 2016.

Paseo Del Volcan - UT Jazz Orchestra by Bryan Kennard

Ross Margitza - Piano solo, Bryan Kennard - Flute solo and composition, UT Jazz Orchestra directed by Jeff Hellmer

Paseo del Volcan was written for the UT Jazz Orchestra and premiered on February 26, 2016. The piece, whose title translates to "Volcano Walk," describes a series of ancient volcanos that overlook Albuquerque, NM just west of the city.

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