Washington, D.C. - October 10th, 2009 -- Jazz music fans can download a complimentary MP3 track, 'Southern Comfort' by trumpeter and bandleader Thad Wilson's Jazz Orchestra taken from his CD album A Work In Progress on http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/thatwilson . The complimentary download runs from October 10th thru October 31, 2009.
Thad Wilson is known for leading one of the most adventurous bands around. His eclectic energy as a modern composer are brought to life through his Thad Wilson Jazz Orchestra. A Work In Progress is his fourth album blending contempary bebop and straight-ahead down beats unearthing memories of Miles Davis and Louis Armstrong. Music from the album is featured as the theme for Patroit Pirates and Jazz a forthcoming tv pilot.
A Fan's Testimony "I saw Thad Wilson's live jazz show and he had everybody bopping and swinging, his'Work In Progress CD captures that same excitement and puts you front and center stage."
Wilson has performed alongside world-renowned artists such as George Benson, James Moody, Eddie Henderson, Steve Turre, Cecil Bridgewater, McCoy Tyner, Vanessa Ruben, and Roy Hargrove.
His worldwide appearances include Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia; Le Caveau de la Huchette in Paris, France; Antigua Music Festival; Atlanta Jazz Festival; New Orleans Jazz Festival; and Spoleto Music Festival in Charleston, South Carolina.