Left Over Vowels

Jazz Combo
Completed: 1992; Premiered: 1992
UNC Jazz Press (discontinued)

UAH Jazz Faculty and Friends – Recorded Live: 2/26/2000..
University of Alabama in Huntsville

A typical blues tune written for a two-week tour of Sweden, the title alludes to the presence of three extra vowels in the Swedish alphabet. The inspiration for this work came from the music of Thelonius Monk.