Michael B. Nelson

Producer | Composer | Arranger | Trombonist | Head Hornhead

Doc Severinsen Midwest Tour 2013

Posted by on Apr 26, 2013

Doc Severinsen Midwest Tour 2013

I just returned from a 7 day midwest tour with Doc Severinsen. This is the second tour I’ve had the pleasure of playing lead trombone for Doc. As an extra bonus, world class saxophonist and Tonight Show alum, Ernie Watts was on the band as well. What a treat to listen to him and Doc every night. It looks like we may have some more dates to look forward to in the...

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hornheads.com

Posted by on Feb 25, 2012

hornheads.com

Check out the new Hornheads website. You can listen to samples, watch videos, and view photos of our work with world-class artists, such as Prince & the New Power Generation, Mandy Moore and the Jonas Brothers. The Hornheads, an extraordinarily talented group of horn players, has been gathering international acclaim from artists and critics alike, since...

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Michael B. Nelson’s horn arrangements for Jonas Brothers

Posted by on Jun 9, 2009

Michael B. Nelson’s horn arrangements for Jonas Brothers

The most recent horn arranging and recording project with the Hornheads is the Jonas Brothers’ new release, Lines, Vines, and Trying Times, produced by the multi-talented John Fields (Mandy Moore, Switchfoot, Backstreet Boys, Greazy Meal), and hits on June 16th.  I wrote the horn arrangements and recorded the Hornheads on 3 tracks, “Much Better”, “Hey Baby”, and “WW3”. Our horns for the...

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