I’m so honored and humbled to officially announce that I have been selected as the 2022 Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival Artist of the Year and will be given the prestigious award this October during the week of the festival! Thank you so much to the Rehoboth Beach Jazz Fest for this incredible distinction and honor and a very special thank you to all of YOU for continuing to support me on this journey! I give 110% of myself in all I do whether it’s on stage, in the studio, or in the classroom working with students, and it really does feel amazing to be recognized for those things with this award. God is so good!
I’m so honored, humbled, and pleased to let you know that I received the Best Jazz, Saxophonist, Composer, Producer, and Musician of the Year Award for 2017 at the 1st Annual Citril Starz Awards Gala! The Citril Starz Foundation promotes, empowers, and encourages the advancement of artistic youth and cultural development through professional education in a creative environment. I feel so blessed to have received this prestigious honor and will continue to be an advocate for promoting the importance of music education in our schools and empowering our youth!
I’m very pleased to announce that SESAC has honored me with a Top 10 Jazz Album of the Year Award for “Retro Forward” for 2016! It is truly an honor to receive this prestigious award. I’m so thankful to all of you, the fans and listeners, for supporting my music. This award really means nothing to me without you.