Chuck Mangione – Cannonball Run Theme

Spanish “saxofonista” José Luis Santacruz invited me to join him to record a cover of Chuck Mangione’s composition The Cannonball Run Theme. José expertly transcribed the flugelhorn part for me to play, shared here with his kind permission. Chuck Mangione composed and recorded the theme for the 1981 movie The Cannonball Run, which starred Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore, Farrah Fawcett, Dom … Continue reading Chuck Mangione – Cannonball Run Theme


Recordings of Independent Origin Unrelated to my trumpet transcriptions, I’m a collector of Recordings of Independent Origin (ROIOs). These are musical recordings that have not been officially released. Usually, performances recorded from radio and TV, sometimes planned albums that never saw the light of day, live soundboard recordings made by the sound engineer, and sometimes … Continue reading ROIO