Our special projects include some even more special talent for 2020-2021…
REBIRTH OF THE COOL!
Tom is a prolific and renowned composer, arranger, producer, musical director, educator, saxophonist and band leader. With 3 GRAMMY Awards, 14 nominations and a career as producer, Music Director, and Arranger for such must-watch TV as the Emmy’s, Tom’s role as guest artist/arranger spans more than four hundred and fifty recordings, by such diverse artists as Barbra Streisand, Joni Mitchell, Quincy Jones, Thelonious Monk, Whitney Houston, the Blues Brothers, Frank Sinatra, Aretha Franklin, Steely Dan, and Aerosmith.
Kirkland’s singing evokes a direct connection to such great vocalists as Joni Mitchell and Julie London, and brings that West Coast style back to town.