…“Moser is a sublime and powerful musician who has the innate ability to draw things out of expert players that you haven’t heard them do before.…
…The pianist has a complete and focused command of the instrument that allows her to blur the distinctions between the kinetic-energy of “outside” playing and the more lyrical propulsion of “inside” music. At the center of it all is a remarkable mastery of rhythmic dynamics.”Robert Bush, San Diego Reader, July 22, 2012

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  • Diane Moser's Composers Big Band features Vocalist/Composer Sara McDonald
    Diane Moser’s Composers Big Band features Vocalist/Composer Sara McDonald

    Diane Moser’s Composers Big Band is very pleased to feature the fresh new sounds of vocalist/composer Sara McDonald this month at Trumpets Jazz Club. Sara McDonald is an award winning vocalist/composer/french hornist living in Brooklyn New York. While spending the majority of her life globe-trotting with her military family, Sara became heavily involved in the [...continued]

"Search for Clarity" Caleb Rumley-composer

“Search for Clarity” Caleb Rumley-composer

“Search for Clarity” is the title of a composition by a young and extremely talented arranger/composer, and wonderful trombonist, Caleb Rumley, who composed this piece specifically for us on our Oct 22, 2014 Annual Peace Concert and tribute to Daniel Pearl World Music Days. I first met Caleb when he attended our June 18th, 2014 [...continued]

Annual Peace Concert and Daniel Pearl World Music Days with Lisa Sokolov, Caleb Rumley and Leese Walker

Annual Peace Concert and Daniel Pearl World Music Days with Lisa Sokolov, Caleb Rumley and Leese Walker

On Wed Oct 22, 2014, we once again present our annual Peace Concert at Trumpets Jazz Club, Montclair, NJ in conjunction with the Daniel Pearl World Music Days. Daniel Pearl was a Wall Street journalist, violinist, fiddle and mandolin player, who in 2002 was kidnapped and murdered by extremist in Karachi, Pakistan. His family created [...continued]

“Birdsongs for Eric”; Paying homage to Eric Dolphy and his legacy

“Birdsongs for Eric”; Paying homage to Eric Dolphy and his legacy

On Friday May 30th 7PM-10:30PM, and Saturday May 31 5PM-10:30PM, the festival Eric Dolphy: Freedom of Sound will take place at the Memorial Auditorium at Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ. My new work, “Birdsongs for Eric” will premiere on the Friday night program with Marty Ehrlich-flute, Anton Denner-flute, Ken Filiano-bass, Michael Sarin-drums, myself on piano [...continued]