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2023 New Recordings | New Projects

Happy New Year. I have recently completed a number of new recordings, some already posted on this site and others which will be posted in the coming weeks. There are recordings of my new orchestral works: On the Air

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A Wealth of Commissions

Greg has been commissioned to write a new orchestral work to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the McCall SummerFest. The piece will be premiered by the SummerFest Orchestra in McCall, Idaho, on July 12, 2020. Great was also commissioned to…

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Soon to be Released Recordings

I am finishing production on my CD YAZZ Band: New Normal featuring great musicians from around the world performing my compositions, scored for little big band—four saxophones, two trumpets, one trombone and rhythm. Stay tuned for a release announcement and…

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YAZZ Band CD Receives National Attention

YAZZ Band, my recently released compact disc has received significant attention. YAZZ Band was showcased in Down Beat and the CD has been featured on the Public Radio International show “Jazz After Hours.” YAZZ Band has appeared for fourteen…

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JEN-TEN Premiere Video

My commissioned big band piece JEN-TEN, written in honor of the 10thanniversary of the Jazz Education Network, the most important academic organization for jazz, was premiered at the keynote session of the 2019 international JEN Conference by…

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Residency at Long Beach City College

In December of 2018, I appeared as a guest saxophonist and composer in a program of all-Yasinitsky compositions with the Long Beach City College Jazz Band at Roscoe’s, a top Southern California jazz club. The LBCC Jazz Band was directed…

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