Bobby Spellman

trumpeter, improviser, composer, educator

Revenge of the Cool NONET

Photo: Nick Frazier

Photo: Nick Frazier

Initially assembled to perform the timeless classics of the Birth of the Cool, the Bobby Spellman Nonet has evolved into a vehicle for the colorful 21st century compositions and arrangements of its members, and a laboratory for Spellman's experiments in the Lydian Chromatic Concept.