Alumni Video of the Month


The Alumni Office is pleased to present the June Video of the Month.

Nick Finzer - “All Hype” from The Chase (Origin Records)

Featuring Juilliard Alumni:

Nick Finzer MM ’12 Jazz Studies, trombone
Lucas Pino MM ’11 Jazz Studies, saxophone
Jimmy Macbride BM ’13 Jazz Studies, drums
David Baron MM ’12 Jazz Studies, bass

Award winning musician Nick Finzer is a jazz trombonist and composer whose musical prowess is firmly planted with one foot in the past and another leading to the future. Since moving to New York City in 2010, Finzer has completed a Masters Degree from The Juilliard School, toured with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra featuring Wynton Marsalis, shared the stage with the likes of Frank Wess at Dizzy’s Club, Lew Tabackin and Terrell Stafford at The Blue Note, Maria Schneider at the Jazz Standard, and Lewis Nash with Ryan Truesdell’s Gil Evans Project at Carnegie Hall. Nick released his first recording project as a leader, “Exposition”, in 2013 featuring ten original compositions and in 2015 Nick’s latest recording for Origin Records, The Chase, hit the Jazz Radio top 10 for more than a month peaking at #6. Nick's compositions have twice won him the ASCAP Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composers Award. ​

We select videos to feature each month! If you are interested in submitting a video for a future month, then please email us. Please keep in mind that it must be a complete movement or piece and not contain press quotes. Submissions not chosen will be kept in consideration for subsequent months.

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Past Alumni Videos of the Month
Past Alumni Videos of the Month