Max’s Discography

Original Compositions

Pretending My Car Is A Boat (2011) - Concert Band. Premiered 3/19/2011, Symphonic Band of the Palm Beaches, Eissey Campus Theatre, Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Music for a Mexican Restaurant (2007) - Acoustic and Electronic instruments. Music cues for student film:  Señor!!!. Film screened 5/2007, Stage West at the Duncan Theater, Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth, FL. Lord Jesus Christ, Life Giving Bread (1992) - Brass Choir (4 Trumpets, 4 Trombones, 2 Tubas). Setting of chorale by Johann Rist (1607-67). Premiered 8/7/1993, St. Mark Catholic Community Church, Sterling Heights, MI. Prelude, Theme, and Variations (1991) - Orchestra. Tongue-in-cheek 'serious' statement followed by humorous set of variations on 'The Theme to the Beverly Hillbillies'. Reading by Indiana University Concert Orchestra, 1991.

Arrangements for Concert Band

Gabriel's Oboe (2014) - Oboe solo with Chamber group accompaniment (Flute 1&2, Clarinet 1,2,3; Bass Clarinet; Bassoon; Horn 1,2,3,4) From Ennio Morricone's film score for The Mission. Premiered March 29, 2014. Der Monstertanz (2006) - Vocal feature with Concert Band accompaniment. Bobby 'Boris' Pickett and Lenny Capizzi's classic Monster Mash reimagined as a beer stein swinging Oktoberfest waltz. Premiered October 28, 2006. OktoberWeen Medley (2006) - Encore for Concert Band. Flying Purple People Eater, The Theme From the Munsters, and The Addams Family Theme crash into The Happy Wanderer, The Beer Barrel Polka, and The Clarinet Polka to create a high energy Oktoberfest / Halloween hybrid. Premiered October 28, 2006.

Original Songs and Arrangements on Compilations

Silly Songs - Kazoomzoom - kzz001 Performing as Pastor McPurvis Track #12 - The Little Monkey Song Released 07/01/2008 A baby monkey left at the park ponders his fate. why o why why o why why o why partpalm.jpgParty In My Palm : A Tribute to Barnes & Barnes - Wood Records WD77 Performing as Pastor McPurvis Track #5 - 'Sewey Hole' Released 02/14/2007 An Optigan, MicroKorg, 'Maxaphone', Sung take on Art and Artie's sadsack tune. why o why auld.jpg Auld Lang Syne - Comfort Stand Recordings CSR071. Performing as 'Scotch & Soda featuring Pastor McPurvis' Track #1 - 'Auld Lang Syne' Released 12/31/2005 Vinyl samples and Vocorder singing to ring in the New Year. why o why why o why comfortcake.jpg Comfort Cake - Comfort Stand Recordings CSR048. Performing as 'Scotch & Soda' Track #1 - 'Happy Birthday Comfort Stand' Released 10/31/2004 Tuba, Optigan, and alien voices bring birthday greetings. why o why oddio.jpgOddio Overplay Celebration Compilation Performing as Pastor McPurvis. Track #12 - 'The Oddio Overplay March' Released 08/14/2004 Digitally altered, multi-tracked tuba meets traditional march form. why o why zomies.jpgTwo Zombies Later- Comfort Stand Recordings CSR001. Performing as 'Scotch & Soda' Disc One, Track 7 - 'The Lonely Bull' Released 11/01/2003 Imaginary lounge duo of Tuba and Optigan entertains traveling salesmen. why o why  

Releases Produced

murder.jpgPotrzebowski, McMillan and Company - Murder That Was Heard - Comfort Stand Recordings CSR038 Released 07/07/2004 Five imaginative children improvise a radio murder mystery with entertaining results. why o why why o why

Airplay, Radio Appearances, Print & Podcasts