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Photo by  John Rogers

Photo by  John Rogers


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Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society - Real Enemies

2016, New Amsterdam Records

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Darcy James Argue - Composer
Seneca Black, Ingrid Jensen, Matt Holman, Nadje Noordhuis, Jonathan Powell - Trumpets
Mike Fahie, Ryan Keberle, Jacob Garchick, Jennifer Wharton - Trombones
Dave Pietro, Rob Wilkerson, John Ellis, Sam Sadigursky, Carl Maraghi - Woodwinds
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Sebastien Noelle - guitar
Matt Clohesy - bass
Jon Wikan - drums

 


Mats Holmquist / Dick Oatts - A Tribute To Herbie + 1

2016, Summit Records

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Mats Holmquist - composer/arranger
Trumpets: Nick Marchione. Jon Shaw, Tatum Greenblatt, Frank Brodahl, Joe Magnarelli
Saxophones: Dick Oats, Mark Gross, Walt Weiskopf, Robert Nordmark, Frank Basile
Trombones: John Mosca, Larry Farrell, Steen Nikolaj Hansen, Max Seigel
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Paul Meyers - guitar
Martin Wind - bass
John Riley - drums

 


Brian Pareschi - Brian Pareschi and the BP Express 

2015

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Brian Pareschi - trumpet/flugelhorn, arranger
Matt Hong - alto saxophone/flute
Mark Hynes - tenor saxophone
Carl Maraghi - baritone saxophone
Wayne Goodman - trombone
Jim Hershman - guitar
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Neal Caine - bass
Andy Watson - drums



Thomas Barber’s Janus Bloc - Snow Road 

2009, D Clef Records

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Thomas Barber - trumpet/flugelhorn
Claudio Roditi - trumpet/flugelhorn
Tim Collins - vibes
Michael Dease - trombone
Sharel Cassity - alto saxophone
Pete Reardon Anderson - clarinet
Lauren Sevian - baritone saxophone/bass clarinet
Sydney Braunfeld - french horn
Amy Schroeder - violin
Keiko Tokunaga - violin
Gillian Gallagher - viola
Andrew Yee - cello
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Linda Oh - bass
Nasheet Waits - drums
 



Greg Osby - 9 Levels

2008, Inner Circle Music

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Greg Osby - alto saxophone
Sara Serpa - voice
Nir Felder - guitar
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Joseph Lepore - bass
Hamir Atwal - drums


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STEVEN DAVIS AND THE ANDY FARBER ORCHESTRA - WHAT HAPPENED TO ROMANCE

2015

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AARON DIEHL - SPACE TIME CONTINUUM

2015, Mack Avenue Records
As a composer - “Kat’s Dance"

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FRANK BASILE SEXTET - PEPPER ADAMS: COMPLETE COMPOSITIONS VOLUME 4

2010

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Frank Basile - baritone saxophone
Joe Magnarelli - trumpet
John Mosca - trombone
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Dennis Irwin - bass
Tim Horner - drums

DOMINICK FARINACCI - SAY IT 

2006, Pony Canyon


Dominick Farinacci - trumpet
Ira Sullivan - saxophones
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Ben Wolfe - bass
Carmen Intorre - drums


CHRIS MADSEN - HIDDEN 

2006


Chris Madsen - tenor saxophone
Brandon Lee - trumpet
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Yasushi Nakamura, Ivan Taylor - bass
Jeremy Noller, Marion Felder - drums


HIKARI ICHIHARA - SARA SMILE 

2006


Hikari Ichihara - trumpet
Dominick Farinacci - trumpet
Grant Stewart - tenor saxophone
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Peter Washington - bass
Lewis Nash - drums

DEASE MADSEN QUINTET - THE TAKEOVER

2005

CHRIS MADSEN - FREE TO DRIVE

2004


Chris Madsen - tenor saxophone
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Mark Lau - bass
Jeremy Noller - drums


JOJO DAVID - SMALL HOURS 

2004


JoJo David - vocals
Adam Birnbaum piano


DOMINICK FARINACCI - BESAME MUCHO 

2004, Pony Canyon


Dominick Farinacci - trumpet
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Peter Washington - bass
Carmen Intorre - drums

MARSHALL GILKES - SOUND STORIES

2012, Alternate Side Records

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Marshall Gilkes - trombone
Donny McCaslin - tenor saxophone
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Yasushi Nakamura - bass
Eric Doob - drums

TATUM GREENBLATT- IMPRINTS

2012

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Tatum Greenblatt - trumpet
Sofia Tosello - vocals
Simon Kafka - guitar
Adam Birnbaum - piano/keyboards
Boris Kozlov - bass
Donald Edwards - drums

Cara Campanelli - So Near

2009


Cara Campanelli - vocals
Adam Birnbaum - piano


Sharel Cassity - Just For You 

2008


Sharel Cassity - alto saxophone
Michael Dease - trombone
Tom Barber - trumpet
Pete Reardon Anderson - tenor saxophone
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Paul Beaudry - bass
Vincent Ector - drums


Juilliard Jazz All Stars - First Standards

2008, M&I Records


Ron Blake - saxophones
Dominick Farinacci - trumpet
Adam Birnbaum, Mayuko Katakura - piano
Yasushi Nakamura - bass
Carl Allen - drums

Frank Basile Quintet - Thursday the 12th 

2007


Frank Basile - baritone saxophone
Joe Magnarelli - trumpet
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Michael Blanco - bass
Mark Ferber - drums

Ryan Keberle - Double Quartet 

2007


Ryan Keberle - trombone, arranger
Marshall Gilkes - trombone
Michael Rodriguez - trumpet
Chris Komer - french horn
Jose Davila - tuba
Adam Birnbaum - piano
Matt Brewer - bass
Brad Wentworth - drums


Hikari Ichihara - Stardust 

2007


Hikari Ichihara - trumpet
Aaron Heick - alto saxophone/flute
Wayne Escoffery - tenor sax
Adam Birnbaum - piano
George Mraz - bass
Victor Lewis - drums