About

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 year!


TWO RECENT HANDBELL-COMPETITION WINS!

2021INTO THE FOREST, BELL TREE AND HANDBELL CHOIR COMPOSITION CONTEST WINNERS:

"Gladness and Grace," Michael Mazzatenta  Handbell World | Gladness and Grace Mazzatenta, Michael | Handbell World

"Air and Hornpipe," Sondra Tucker


Also ​"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 San Clemente, CA on July 3, 2022!

https://area12.handbellmusicians.org/2022-conference/

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