conductingChuck Owen is a composer/arranger, conductor, producer, and a recognized leader in jazz education. The recipient of 5 Grammy nominations for his work with the Jazz Surge, he has also written for the WDR Big Band, Netherland’s Metropole Orkest, and many others.He is the recipient of Guggenheim Fellowship and currently serves as the founding President of ISJAC (International Society of Jazz Arrangers & Composers).

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" . . . a joy and an inspiration, hands-down one of the top ten jazz albums of the year.” – delarue, NY Music Daily / Lucid Culture




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Nominated for two Emmy Awards!