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Blackman Murray Russo
We recorded our next CD "Chapter Three" a few months back with Gilad Hekselman & Todd Marcus - and the mastering is nearly finished. We anticipate that it will be released in early 2018.  Stay tuned!!!
Until then, catch up on previous releases you may have missed  - including Alan Blackman's "The Coastal Suite,"  (made possible by Chamber Music America & The Doris Duke Foundation)   featuring saxophonist Donny McCaslin & percussionist Rogerio Boccato.   Or our first release "
Turning Point," also with Donny McCaslin.  Please visit our website for samples and ordering information .
MARS 4-TET! 
Max joined forces with saxophonist Jeff Antoniuk, drummer Frank Russo and guitarist Donato Soviero. This band was a blast!   Their Summit Records CD, The Blind Watchmaker is available - just click here to orderCheck our website for additional information.
Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet
The new CD, Vocal Madness, is getting tons of airlplay, spent over 6 weeks on Jazz Week's "Top 50" chart, and was considered as a Grammy Nominee!   It features alto sax legend, Richie Cole.  I'm proud of this group!  Click here to learn more about UVJQ, see some videos, and order CDs.
THE PIT
After a summer break, Max joins the Signature Theatre orchestra for "
Crazy For You" a musical by George Gershwin & Ken Ludwig.  Performances run from November through mid-January.  More info available here.