Cooler By the Lake
This is fun music to listen to. Think of a Big Band style jazz combo performing locally with all new music and the tradition of the trumpets, the saxes and the rhythm section. Original Big Band style Jazz music from Cliff Odenkirk - All electronic 17 piece jazz combo jazz. Cliff has recorded multiple albums of original jazz and new age compositions ranging from this Big Band style recording to solo piano and orchestrated piano albums. Cliff is a pianist / composer living in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Born in north central Ohio, he started playing piano at an early age and has since performed in 49 of the 50 US states and in multiple foreign countries. Cliff's easy listening and new age piano works can be heard on European radio and at his website CliffOdenkirk.com. Cliff's CD's and music are distributed worldwide with online distribution through CDBaby.com, Best Buy, Tower Records and many popular digital distribution networks such as iTunes. The title 'Cooler by the Lake' is a phrase heard nightly during the summer months on local weather broadcasts around the Great Lakes. Most of his songs are composed electronically, with parts composed on a Kurzweil midi keyboard and saved on Cakewalk Pro software. Playback is through multiple Yamaha XG and Roland GS modules. Cliff is also the webmaster for midicity.com and choppernutz.com in addition to his odenkirk.com website. Enjoy the music of Cliff Odenkirk.