Tom Tallitsch is a Saxophonist, Composer, Recording Artist, Music Educator, and Host of ‘The Modern Jazz Radio Show’.
Tom is a NY Saxophonist, composer, recording artist, and music educator. He performs at jazz clubs and other venues throughout NYC and regularly performs at venues up and down the east coast, and tours throughout the United States.
His critically acclaimed fifth album RIDE was released 2/4/14 on Posi-Tone Records, and is receiving national and international airplay on Jazz radio stations. It features his own compositions with Art Hirahara (Piano), Michael Dease, (Trombone), Peter Brendler (Bass), and Rudy Royston (Drums).
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All About Jazz – Dan Bilawsky 3/4/14: Saxophonist Tom Tallitsch focuses on his
own music on his second release on Posi-Tone and fifth date as a leader. He
throws in David Bowie’s “Life On Mars” and Led Zeppelin’s “Ten Years Gone” for
good measure, but the other nine tracks are all of his making. Tallitsch proves to
be a commanding player throughout Ride, but it’s the sidemen that help to bring
out the best in the music. Rock solid players like pianist Art Hirahara and
bassistPeter Brendler help to keep things running smoothly, guest trombonist
Michael Dease brings the heat, and Rudy Royston, the seemingly ubiquitous
super drummer, adds some wattage to Tallitsch’s tunes
Saxophone - Clarinet - Flute - Piano - Jazz Improvisation - Clinician
With over 15 years of individual and classroom teaching experience, and as a
graduate of the College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati
(CCM) in Jazz Studies, Tom offers an inspired approach to childhood-adult
musical instruction. His highly recommended music tutoring business is
based in Mercer County New Jersey, and instructs motivated students in
Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Piano, and Jazz Improvisation/Composition