"When words leave off, music begins." ~ Heinrich Heine 

Music Samples


Solo Piano

Claude Debussy - Clair de Lune from Suite Bergamasque


Manuel de Falla - Andaluza from Cuatro Piezas Españolas



Collaborative Piano

Henri Dutilleux - Sonatine pour Flûte et Piano (Maria Schwartz, flute)


Walter Piston - Sonata for Flute and Piano, Mvt. 3 (Maria Schwartz, flute)


Takashi Yoshimatsu - Fuzzy Bird Sonata for Alto Saxophone and Piano, Mvt. 2 (Jake Whitesell, saxophone)



Blue Skies Jazz Duo (Jake Whitesell, saxophone and flute, Samuel Whitesell, piano)

Cry Me A River


Body And Soul


Some Time Ago



Jazz Trio with Jake Whitesell, saxophone, Jeremy Hill, bass

When Sunny Gets Blue



Original Music with The Jake Whitesell Quartetet (Jake Whitesell, saxophone, Samuel Whitesell, piano, Rob Morse, bass, Dan Ryan, drums)

Answered Questions (by Samuel Whitesell)


Soaring (by Jake Whitesell)


Friends (by Samuel Whitesell)


Train's a Comin' (by Rob Morse)



Jazz Duo with Blanche Smith, voice

These Foolish Things