Jeff Jarvis

Jeff Jarvis

born: November 16, 1952

Jeff Jarvis comes from a family of music educators and has distinguished himself as a trumpeter, composer, professor and music publisher. He presently serves as Director of Jazz Studies at the Bob Cole Conservatory at California State University Long Beach and has been awarded several Global Music Awards for his compositions. GMA also honored Jeff with a “Lifetime Contributions to Jazz and Jazz Education” award in 2019.  

As an S.E. Shires trumpet artist, adjudicator and clinician, Jarvis makes frequent appearances with professional and school ensembles. Performances include Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Denver Symphony Orchestra, Syracuse Symphony Orchestra, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, USAF Airmen of Note, US Army Jazz Ambassadors, US Army Blues, Jazz Knights of the United States Military Academy Band at West Point, USAF Commanders Jazz Band, USAF Shades of Blue, Riverside Jazz Orchestra, Dallas Jazz Orchestra, Oslo Big Band (Norway), Frank Mantooth Jazz Orchestra, Tom Kubis Big Band and more. As a conductor, Jeff has led honors jazz bands including all-state jazz ensembles in 39 states and 4 Canadian provinces. Jeff Jarvis is a Past President of the California Alliance for Jazz, served as Vice-President of the International Association for Jazz Education, and was co-owner of Kendor Music Publishing from 1985-2015.

Jeff's solo recordings as a jazz trumpeter and composer have won critical acclaim and placed high on national air play charts. His early career as a studio trumpeter encompasses over 100 recordings for such names as Lou Rawls, Michael Jackson, Melba Moore, The O’Jays and many more. Live performance credits include Gladys Knight, Van Morrison, Dizzy Gillespie, Louie Bellson, Joe Williams, Benny Golson, Jon Hendricks, Jimmy Heath, Joe Lovano, Henry Mancini, Slide Hampton, Kevin Mahogany, Grady Tate, Eddie Daniels, Rob McConnell, and Doc Severinsen.  As a composer and arranger, Jeff Jarvis writes commissioned music for school, military, professional big bands and pops orchestras. Jarvis has composed and/or arranged over 175 published works for UNC Jazz Press and Kendor Music and has co-authored The Jazz Educators Handbook with Doug Beach, The Chord Voicing Handbook with Matt Harris, and Effective Etudes For Jazz, Volumes 1 & 2with Mike Carubia.

Email: jarvis251@gmail.com Website: www.jeffjarvis.net

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Alley Cat (Digital Download Only)

Alley Cat (Digital Download Only)

$10.50

Product #: 14475 Credits: Bjorn / Jarvis Series: Flute Quartet Instrumentation: 4 Flutes Grade: 4 Description: Set in an uptempo swing style, this ins…

 

 

  

Back To Havana

Back To Havana

$48.00

Product #: 60043 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Gateway Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble (Kendor Konvertible for 9-17 players) with opt. flute, clarinet, F horn, tuba & vibes …

 

 

      

Backdraft

Backdraft

$52.00

Product #: 61040 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Journey Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble Ranges: F6 trumpet, A4 trombone Style: Funk Gr…

 

 

      

Big Mouth (NEW - Not Available Yet)

Big Mouth (NEW - Not Available Yet)

$52.00

Product #: 61050 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Journey Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble Ranges:   Style: Funk Grade: Medium …

 

 

      

Bistro Latino (Digital Download Only)

Bistro Latino (Digital Download Only)

$52.00

Product #: 61060 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Journey Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble Ranges: D6 trumpet, Ab4 trombone Style: Salsa …

 

 

    

Blue Note Blues

Blue Note Blues

$48.00

Product #: 60049 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Gateway Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble (Kendor Konvertible for 9-17 players) with opt. flute, clarinet, F horn, tuba & vibes …

 

 

      

Blues & More

Blues & More

$52.00

Product #: 61065 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Journey Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble Ranges: D6 trumpet, Ab4 trombone Style: Swing …

 

 

          

Bop Of The World

Bop Of The World

$52.00

Product #: 62063 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Journey Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble  Ranges:  D6 trumpet, Ab4 trombone Style: Swing …

 

 

      

Bossa Nueva

Bossa Nueva

$48.00

Product #: 60066 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Gateway Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble (Kendor Konvertible for 9-17 players) with opt. flute, clarinet, F horn, tuba & vibes …

 

 

      

Bounce

Bounce

$52.00

Product #: 61073 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Journey Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble Ranges: D6 trumpet, A4 trombone Style: Funk Gr…

 

 

      

Boz

Boz

$52.00

Product #: 61075 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Journey Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble Ranges: B5 trumpet, Ab4 trombone Style: Funk G…

 

 

      

But Thanks For Asking

But Thanks For Asking

$60.00

Product #: 62075 Credits: Jarvis Series: Jazz Summit Instrumentation: standard jazz ensemble  Ranges: Eb6 trumpet, Bb4 trombone Style: Swing …

 

 

      

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