What a talented group of students and great event it was! Dr. Bogle always says the main misconception students have is they think they aren't good enough to be in the Keyboard Ensemble. Not true, according to him. Signing up means getting a chance to learn and grow.
Booker T. Washington - Showcase / Career Day Speakers
Both had the honor of speaking to students at Booker T. Washington High School students last month. Mike shared his knowledge of the Grammy process and Lona shared her insight and knowledge of the importance of promotion.
Recordings Make Great Stocking Stuffers:
"Dr. B!" CD
Mike's latest release submitted for consideration in the 61st Grammys. Swinging jazz music from Dr. Mike Bogle on Hammond B3 Organ, Richard McLure on Guitar, and Ivan Torres on Drums-mostly instrumental, with one vocal on "Route 66" and spoken word on "Walkin".
"Live at Stoney's" is instrumental jazz at its best and received RAVE reviews across the country. Recorded at Mike's birthday party at Stoney's in 2014. Along with Mike's magical fingers on the keys, it also features Lou Harlas on bass and Steve Barnes on drums.
The "Hipness Oasis" CD is a
perfect storm of jazz tunes and songs. State-of-the art straight-ahead jazz trio-- interpretation, performance and composition-- plus Afro-Cuban and Brazilian influenced samba and bossa nova, combined with vivid songwriting. It is available on iTunes and CDBaby, along with single digital releases for easy download.
This CD is full of s
winging and dreamy original and standard jazz tunes and songs, played and sung eloquently on trombone, piano, guitar, bass and drums by four superb jazz musicians: Mike Bogle, Tom Burchill, Lou Harlas, and Harrell Bosarge. All arrangements by Mike. It is available on iTunes and CDBaby, along with single digital releases for easy download.
This CD combines a unique jazz blend, fusing elements of latin jazz, straight ahead, and ethereal jazz utilizing the trombone, piano, guitar, and bass. It is available on iTunes and CD Baby, along with single digital releases for easy download.