Sunday Jazz Band

2018-2019

Saxophones
Nicolas Eccles '22, alto
Dan Hasegawa '22, alto
Theo Walker '20, tenor
Cyrus Faruque '21, tenor

Trumpets
Anthony DeNitto '22
Caleb Fried '22
David Friedman '21
Julian Schmitt '22
James Song '20

Trombone
Hart Fogel '21

Rhythm Section
Oliver Riskin-Kutz '22, piano
Robert Kossman '22, piano
Rob Walker '22, guitar
Julian Miltenberger '22, drums

 

Mark E. Olson


Director of Harvard Band and Wind Ensemble, conducts the Harvard Wind Ensemble and Sunday Jazz Band and serves as advisor to the Harvard University Band. Under his direction, the Harvard Wind Ensemble has premiered "Cumba Cumbakín" by Tania León, commissioned for the Harvard Wind Ensemble, and the Sunday Jazz Band has premiered arrangements of the music of Jim Hall, Tadd Dameron, Hank Jones, James Moody and Lee Morgan. Olson has served as Interim Conductor of the Cambridge Symphony Orchestra, Guest Conductor of the Metropolitan Wind Symphony, and is currently Director of the Middlesex Concert Band. He received degrees from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and the University of Minnesota and is an active trumpet performer as a member of the Metropolitan Wind Symphony and the New Sousa Band.