"A singer's singer who has graced the work of artists like Ray Obiedo, Pete Escovedo, and Rebeca Mauleon, Sandy has carved a name for herself...'Homenagem Brasileira' is a cool shower of interpretive works that showcases the warmly superb and crystalline voice of this emerging diva."  - Latin Beat Magazine

"Cressman's solos stormed across the entire tradition of trombone techniques.....
Standout performers included trombonist Jeff Cressman, who took a few monster solos"
-Los Angeles Times

“A future star! Natalie Cressman’s got a great sound and some knockout credentials for her age.” - tromboneforum.com


Welcome to the online home of Cressman Music.
Jeff, Sandy and Natalie Cressman are renowned for their talents as performers. In addition, Sandy provides educational workshops internationally to students of all levels. Jeff is sought after as a recording engineer of both live and studio sessions, as well as for his music production. Natalie, now transplanted to New York, has garnered a reputation as a promising trombonist, vocalist, and composer. Julianna is earning her degree in Dance at U.C. Irvine.

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Latest News

2015 News 

Jeff plays another Las Vegas residency with Carlos Santana...Sandy has Homenagem Brasileira shows at Duende Oakland (March 13) and the Sound Room(May 9) See EVENTS.

BRASIL!  Jeff and Sandy have been invited to perform with SpokFrevo Orquestra and the Coral Edgard Moraes for the opening of Carnaval in Recife in February! Sandy will teach a workshop on ConnectedVoice at the Canto do Brasil school in São Paulo on Feb. 11....  Jeff e Sandy foram convidados para participar no show do SpokFrevo Orquestra e o Coral Edgard Moraes para a abertura do Carnaval em Recife em Fevereiro!  Sandy vai fazer um estágio na escola Canto do Brasil em São Paulo dia 11 de Fevereiro....

Sandy continues teaching at the California Jazz Conservatory and will be on faculty this summer at JazzCampWest.  See TEACHING for details.  Sandy also has gigs with Mistura Fina, Jai Uttal, and Homenagem Brasileira-- see EVENTS

Natalie has gigs in New York and on the road, with her band and with Trey Anastasio....click NATALIE for all of her info.

Sandy's new collaboration CD project kickoff! 

Sandy's new recording project "Entre Amigos" was kicked off with a concert at the Emerald Tablet sponsored by Jazz in the Neighborhood, featuring pianist Jovino Santos Net, with Celso Alberti on drums, David Belove on bass and Jeff Cressman on trombone.  The concert was followed by a recording session for the first tune of the CD, a collaboration between Sandy and Jovino, "Para Hermeto".  Stay tuned for more news of this project!

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