Prolific composer/trumpeter Samantha Boshnack is based in Seattle, where she leads three ensembles of her own music, as well as performs and composes with countless other bands, projects, and recordings. Her music can be heard with the B’shnorkestra – a 14-piece alternative chamber orchestra, and the Sam Boshnack Quintet, which features piano, clarinets, trumpet, bass and drums.
In March 2014, the Sam Boshnack Quintet released the critically-claimed “Exploding Syndrome.” In 2013, B’shnorkestra released “Go To Orange” on Present Sounds Recordings. In 2012, she was a featured artist in the Frye Art Museum’s Moment Magnitude exhibit (showcasing exceptional artistic practice in Seattle), one of only 16 artists selected for an Artist Trust Fellowship, and was named Emerging Artist by Earshot Jazz.
Here’s Alex performing with SBQ on the local TV program Art Zone with Nancy Guppy!