SELECTED COMMISSIONS AND PREMIERS
COMMISSIONS, CONCERTS, PREMIERS
Soul-Bird – NAF National Arts Festival – Grahmstown, South Africa
Macbeth – The Lillian Theatre – Los Angeles
Octaves and Activism – In Memory of Ossie Davis – Seattle, Washington
Missing Miles – (Bob Watt, assistant principle horn, LA Philharmonic)
Tales Of The Sundial – Piano Quintet – Esplande Concert Hall (Children’s Cancer Foundation)
My Favorite Dancer – Museum Of Tolerance, Los Angeles, Steinway Peace Piano World Tour
A Flower, A Pear, and The Willow Tree – Three Pianos – Steinway 150th Year Gala
The Secret Gardner – Solo piano – Singapore
Topology – (James Rosenquist, Guggenheim Retrospective) New York City
Abby – Suite for Solo Piano – André Watts, pianist

SELECTED FILM/TV SCORES
Trumpet Awards 2007 – Trumpet Awards Foundation (Composer, Music Director)
Touch The Sky NFL – National Football League Theme – FOX Sports (Composer)
Toussaint L’Ouverture – The Heartbeat of Freedom ELEPHANT WALK (Composer)
Woman Thou Art Loosed – MAGNOLIA PICTURES (Composer)
Keep The Faith Baby Adam Clayton Powell Story SHOWTIME–PARAMOUNT (Composer)
The Hurricane Norman Jewison UNIVERSAL FILMS (Additional Music/Arranging/Performing)
Waynehead WARNER BROS. ANIMATION Television Series (Composer)

EDUCATION
Trinity College of Music London, England
San Jose State University
UCLA

disc-imageSELECTED DISCOGRAPHY
Freddie Hubbard, TIMES ARE CHANGING, BLUE NOTE/CAPITOL
Todd Cochran, Various Special Projects Releases WH/BMG
Maya Angelou, Letter To An Aspiring Junkie QWEST/WARNER BROS.
Joan Armatrading, Kronos Quartet, WHAT’S INSIDE, BMG
Melrose Place Soundtrack WINDHAM HILL/BMG
Todd Cochran, TODD, VITAL
Bobby Hutcherson, HEAD ON, BLUE NOTE
Hadley Caliman, IAPETUS , MAINSTREAM
Bayete’ Todd Cochran, WORLDS AROUND THE SUN, FANTASY/PRESTIGE
Automatic Man, AUTOMATIC MAN, VISITORS, ISLAND
Peter Gabriel, PETER GABRIEL, Robert Fripp (Producer) ATLANTIC
Santana, LOTUS, COLUMBIA/SONY
Grover Washington Jr., STRAWBERRY MOON, COLUMBIA/SONY
Carl Palmer (Emerson, Lake, Palmer), PM, ARIOLA
Stewart Copeland, Stanley Clarke ANIMAL LOGIC II, I.R.S.
John Hiatt, THE SLUG LINE, MCA
Rod Stewart
Phil Collins, John Goodsall BRAND X,
Fishbone, THE FRIENDS, HOLLYWOOD
Bill Bruford (YES)
Jim Capaldi (TRAFFIC), ISLAND
Stanley Clarke I WANNA PLAY FOR YOU, SONY
Ernestine Anderson, NOW AND THEN, QWEST/WARNER BROS.
Maynard Ferguson, HOLLYWOOD, COLUMBIA/SONY
Juan Martin, THROUGH THE MOVING WINDOW, BMG
Juan Carlos Quintero, THROUGH THE WINDS, NOVA
Airto Moreira (George Duke) EYE, EAR, TOE, WARNER BORS.
Quincy Jones THE WIZ
Herbie Hancock THE SPOOK WHO SAT BEHIND THE DOOR
Julian Priester, LOVE, LOVE, ECM
Aretha Franklin, ARISTA
Natalie Cole, MOVING UP, COLUMBIA/SONY
Janis Ian, COLUMBIA/SONY
Teena Marie, MOTOWN
Neil Diamond (Burt Bacharach, Carol Bayer Sager), COLUMBIA/SONY
George Howard, MCA
Hubert Laws, CTI
Stanley Turrentine, ELEKTRA
Arthur Blythe PUT SUNSHINE IN IT, COLUMBIA/SONY
Stix Hooper (The Crusaders) TOUCH THE FEELING, MCA
Staple Singers, PRIVATE EYE/SONY
Stephanie Mills, ELEKTRA
Cheryl Lynn, LET’S START OVER, MANHATTAN