2021 Debut Album Release, "I'll Never Be The Same"
I'm absolutely thrilled to announce the upcoming release of my debut album on Gut String Records!!
"I'll Never Be The Same" will release on all streaming platforms and be available for CD purchase on April 2nd.
I'm so fortunate to be joined by two of the greatest musicians in the world on this recording, Rodney Whitaker and Randy Napoleon.
I'm excited to share my music with you! Stay tuned for more info coming soon!!
Awarded as an Outstanding Soloist at the Jack Rudin Jazz Competition at Jazz @ Lincoln Center
Lansing City Pulse writes,
MSU’s premier big band, Jazz Orchestra I, took third place in the first annual Jack Rudin college jazz competition at Jazz at Lincoln Center Jan. 18-19. Four student musicians were singled out for solo honors."
"Jazz at Lincoln Center director Wynton Marsalis led the panel of judges...." and "Brandfield was the only baritone sax player at the competition to be singled out for individual honors."
Feature on "Radio Deluxe with John Pizzarelli"
Check out the December 29th broadcast of "Radio Deluxe with John Pizzarell." Live from the Mahawie Theater, Jack is featured performing with John Pizzarelli and Jessican Molaskey.