Dr. Michael Mazzatenta

Dr. Michael Mazzatenta, piano

Dr. Diana Sipes, flute

Trent Spofford, bass

Paul Bowman, drums

TX A&M - Corpus Christi

Dr. Michael Mazzatenta - Faculty Recital:  

Jazz Piano and Friends!

Performed were: jazz standards arranged by Mazz, Dave Brubeck classics, and the Claude Bolling Flute Suite This was the highlight of my teaching semester!


Michael's original handbell composition "Fervent Freedom" was chosen as the WINNER of the Handbell Composition Contest sponsored by Area 12 of the Handbell Musicians of America! He will receive a cash award, a publishing contract, and a performance at the Area 12 Handbell Conference in Las Vegas  July 3-5,  2020. (cancelled due to covid)


Mazzjazz group performed to an enthusiastic audience at High Point University, Highpoint NC. Please enjoy this video excerpt of "Freeland" composed by Mark Mazzatenta from the concert.


                                                                                                                                        L to R:

                                                                                             Michael Mazzatenta, piano

                                                                                             Max Wood, drums

                                                                                             Wolfgang Planz, bass

                                                                                             Mark Mazzatenta, guitar