Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Musician Technician Entrepreneur

The Musician Technician Entrepreneur podcast interviews successful music
industry professionals to explore the paths and habits of “making it” in the 21st century music industry.
Brought to you by the Digital Audio Recording Arts at the University of St. Francis in Joliet, IL USA.

Jun 15, 2018

Bob Kase is a Grammy nominated trumpet player who has performed with the likes of Frank Sinatra, Sonny and Cher, Tony Bennett and toured the world as a soloist and with the Gothenburg Brass Band. He’s recorded on over 200 recordings and has released 4 solo albums on Altenburgh Records. A passionate educator who has served as professor and chair of the department of
music at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, Dean of Arts and Science at the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois, and Dean of the School of Fine Arts at the University of Minnesota in Duluth.

Additionally, Bob has authored many books on various music subjects and is a talented composer. In this podcast Bob speaks of his life's journey and wrestles with the question “What is Jazz?”

Table of Contents:
00:00 - Introduction
01:33 – Early Days
07:22 – College
11:52 – After College Touring
14:04 – Academia Career
15:20 – Entrepreneur Mindset
19:07 – Studied With
20:18 – Composer Arranger
22:21 – Teaching Students
24:19 – Negotiating Gigs
27:20 – Touring
27:56 – Gothenburg Brass Band
32:33 – Fun Tour Story
35:53 – Trumpet Styles

37:08 – NY Cadence Music Magazine Quote
38:21 – What Is Jazz?
58:15 – History Of Jazz
69:13 – Digital Audio Recording Arts
71:43 – Song: Dr. Doo Good by Bob Kase from Bob Kase’s grammy nominated album “As We Gather“ on Altenburgh Records.