Not From Around Here

Jazz Combo
Completed: 2000; Premiered: 2/26/2000
Walrus Music Publishing

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

This composition is based on the concept of a fugue, although many liberties are taken from the classic fugue form. The title is a phrase heard occasionally by any newcomer to the south, not always under the most pleasant circumstances. This work was inspired by the music of Gerry Mulligan.