Archive for October 28th, 2021

Paul Messina – Return To Sanity

meta_eyJzcmNCdWNrZXQiOiJiemdsZmlsZXMifQ==Paul Messina is an accomplished musician who has experienced the full spectrum of the musical realm, from playing with a variety of bands and working with a wide range of musicians, in both the recording and producing capacity, to composing and arranging music, as well as playing an assortment of instruments. Paul’s quest for musical knowledge has lead him to study under the tutelage of some jazz greats in addition to his worldly experience. He is presently the lead arranger for producer Gary M. Vandy, and the bandleader for the Contemporary Jazz group “Flashpoint”.

After nearly 40 years as a Flautist, Paul began playing the saxophone as his main instrument in 2005. His release is a collaboration with Bassist Mark R. Harris “The Bigger Picture, released in June 2019.  His has released two albums as a solo artist (Musical Bridges 2014 and Gratitude 2018). Gary M. Vandy co-produced and mixed/mastered the albums. Paul Messina’s and Mark R. Harris’ second collaboration album was released in 2021 entitled Return To Sanity.

Buy his albums here.