full page magazine ads The tablet pen had not lost contact with the pad after designing the album packaging when we began to put a quick full page ad campaign together to promote the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra‘s upcoming release “In The Spirit Of Duke“.
album packaging design based on a great piece of original artwork by Anmalo for the cover, this extended digipak (incl. slip case and booklet) completed the circle for me after having been involved in the concerts’ print and digital advertisement last year for the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra.
A6 postcard design This postcard/flyer was produced as a promo handout for Motéma music artists Joe Locke, used at this year’s APAP event in New York City. Joe’s upcoming Blues & Ballads recording “Lay Down My Heart” is about to be released this spring, with touring, teaching and PR activity to tie in on both […]
Poster / flyer campaign Our last job for the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra this year was the promotional and ad material for their January ‘Miles Davis’ concert series. Celebrating the early recordings “Miles Ahead” and “Birth Of The Cool”, we went for an eye catching and colourful vibe – not least to honour guest trumpet […]
A6 promo postcard Here’s the first non album product promotion we’ve done for vibes player and composer Joe Locke. It’s a year of firsts for him as November will see the digital release of his Six Pieces for Solo Vibraphone compilation – a series of through-composed and fully notated compositions for non-improvisors in form of […]
Full page magazine ad Mike Balter and Joe Locke commissioned this full page advert for the PASIC 2012 programme magazine. The Percussive Arts Society 2012 Convention in Austin, Texas will feature Joe Locke heavily on three key levels: the companies Mike Balter Mallets, Malletech who Locke endorses, and a headlining concert by The Joe Locke / […]
A6 postcard Ahead of official concert sales, the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra is allowing audiences to purchase tickets at a 10% discount. The cards are being handed out at gigs and other events and – in this case – help to promote other orchestra activities at the same time, such as the Tommy Smith Youth […]
This album was not on our radar. It was as an imminent release, but the design had never meant to be on our desk. But it came as it sometimes does: a close working relationship with the artist, simultaneous development of ideas and the fear of relinquishing control to an unknown party.
Completing the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra‘s promotional concert package, the Duke Ellington series gets its concert programme, which will be handed out to audiences on the nights. We attempted a faded, aged look, continuing the theme of red and gold that was already used in the Marketing campaign.
flyer and poster campaign The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra is celebrating its 10 year anniversary – and goes on tour! We’ve always been very closely involved with this fabulously talented Scottish orchestra, running their website, email campaigns and designing album artwork…
poster + flyer artwork The death of Michael Brecker in early 2007 moved me very much. A few years before, Diana Krall had introduced me to his music and the depth and warmth of his playing had become a frequent sound around my Jazz craving ears.
programme booklet To complete the package for this concert series by the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, we whizzed through the design of this 8pp booklet – the concert’s programme – in time for the first show.