Stephen Philip Harvey Jazz Orchestra
The Stephen Philip Harvey Jazz Orchestra (SPHJO) plays original compositions and arrangements that blur the lines between genres and push forward Harvey’s individual sound. Whether you’re into bop, hip-hop, alt-rock, or anything in between, the SPHJO will have something for your ear.
This 17-piece ensemble is a rotating roster between multiple states. While each show might have a different line-up, musicians performing in this ensemble are all playing to entertain. Members of this ensemble have their own national profile and have performed with a number of recognizable musicians and groups: the Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra, the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, Ralph Lalama, Slide Hampton, Joe Lovano, Dick Oatts, Sean Jones, the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Josh Groban, Brandon Flowers, the Vindys, Sam Blakeslee, and many others.
Members Who Have Performed w/ SPHJO
Reeds - Bobby Selvaggio, Chris Coles, Johnny Cochran, Chris Rudzinskas, Brady Amerson
Trumpets - Tim Coyne, Joe Badaczewski, Justin Randall, Kyle O’Donnell
Trombones - Lauren Rudzinskas, Jim Weltman, Andrew Wegierski, Eric Dregne
Rhythm - Alex Ayers (piano), Anthony Kunovic (guitar), Matt Jackson (bass), Dustin May (drums)