Meet Nashville’s finest musicians. We have traveled the world over and back again creating live music with the world’s best artists, and we have contributed to recordings in all genres of music, from rock to pop, black gospel to southern gospel, country to classical. From single song demos to complete film scores, we are here to make your project the best it can be. If you’re not sure exactly what instrumentation you are looking for, contact NashvilleStudioOrchestra.com and we will match you with the best possible musicians for your project. Every artist on this site is a professional musician who brings quality, artistry and excellence to every recording.
Roy Agee has played in the some of the world’s most prestigious venues including Birdland, The Blue Note (in both Tokyo and New York City), The Bottom Line, Tanglewood, The Grand Ole Opry and even the Astrodome. He has also played with world-renowned entertainers such as Lyle Lovett, The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Natalie Cole, Alison Krauss, Slide Hampton, Jimmy Lovelace, The Mavericks, Aretha Franklin, The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Jimmy Buffet, Olivia Newton-John, Michael McDonald, Bela Fleck, Kirk Whalum, Hank Williams, Jr. and Brooks & Dunn. Mr. Agee has played on numerous recordings and is also an active arranger for national and international clients.
Chris Dunn has been a mainstay on the Nashville music scene for 25 years, as trombonist and bass-trombonist, euphonium player, and also as copyist and arranger on countless projects. Chris has recorded with the likes of Willie Nelson, Aaron Neville, Matchbox 20, Kenny Chesney, Brooklyn Tabernacle, Garth Brooks, Martina McBride, Terri Clark, Peter Cetera, Jared Tyler, Larry Carlton, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bad Company, CeCe Winans, Toby Keith, Max Carl, Jonny Lang, Vince Gill, Al DeLory, Tony Orlando, Dixie Chicks, and many others. Additionally he has recorded on hundreds of projects for jingle houses, tv themes, Christian print music projects, publishing company demos, and karaoke companies, just to name a few. As an arranger he has provided charts for Lynyrd Skynyrd albums, Bad Company, Max Carl and Big Dance, Carnival Cruise Lines, Opryland USA, Hal Leonard Publishing, Arrangers’ Publishing, Al DeLory Salsa en Nashville, Nashville Jazz Orchestra, among others. As copyist Chris has handled all the music prep. duties for projects by Martina McBride, Dixie Chicks, Nashville Jazz Orchestra, Elton John, Larry Carlton, Nashville Chamber Orchestra, Arrangers’ Publishing, Row-loff Productions, Willie Nelson, Toby Keith, and Vince Gill, among others. Over the years Chris has also toured extensively with groups ranging from Wynonna to Louise Mandrell to Mr. Jack Daniels Original Silver Cornet Band to Kenny Chesney. Chris can be reached directly via email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or can be reached through this website.
Since his studies with Phil Wilson at the Berklee School of Music in the early 1980’s, Barry Green has played trombone in almost every setting imaginable. His tours with the legendary Larry Carlton have taken him onto the stages of the most renowned jazz clubs and festivals in the world and he’s toured the United States extensively with Vince Gill in support of Gill’s epic and Grammy Award-winning “These Days” set as well. Other tours include Michael W. Smith and Amy Grant/Vince Gill Christmas tour December 08. He’s appeared on thousands of recordings in every style –from Michael McDonald to Tony Bennett to Matchbox 20 to Garth Brooks and many others. – He has recorded jingles for Ford, Budweiser, Coke and CNN. Classical performances with the Nashville Chamber Brass Society and the symphonies of Nashville, Huntsville and Chattanooga round out the resume of one of the most versatile trombone players in the country.
Barry has contracted shows for Tennessee Repertory Theatre, numerous live events and many sessions. He has a great knowledge of the vast talent available in Nashville and is happy to assist with any recording project as a player or contractor.
Prentis Hobbs is one of the top call trombonists in the Middle TN area.
Prentis grew up in North Alabama and attended LSU. He moved to Nashville, TN in 1991 to work at Opryland. He’s worked for the Nashville String Machine since 1997 playing recording sessions. Mr. Hobbs is fluent in many musical genres with both bass and tenor trombone.
In addition to his recording work, he holds the 2nd chair position in the Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra and subs regularly with the Nashville Symphony Orchestra and other Symphonies in the region.
To contact Mr. Hobbs directly, you can email him at: email@example.com
Chris McDonald has been a session trombonist and arranger in Nashville since the early eighties.
He has played on and arranged for many grammy winning and platinum selling records.
From country artists Carrie Underwood and Martina McBride to Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings, gospel from Stephen Curtis Chapman and Michael W. Smith to Yolanda Adams and Kirk Franklin, from chart topping latin artists Ricardo Arjona, Alberto Plaza and Ricardo Montaner, to five recordings with his own big band, to major motion pictures, television and radio, Chris continues to put his stamp on commercial music.
For a complete discography and audio samples, please visit his website, www.proarranger.com and feel free to contact him directly at firstname.lastname@example.org