This page includes current arranging and performing projects that Toshi Clinch is working on.
VARIOUS ROYAL CARIBBEAN VOCALISTS
Toshi Clinch regularly writes arrangements for multiple vocalists on Royal Caribbean cruise ships. Currently he is working on charts for David Brailey and The Flyboys.
OUR CHRISTMAS GIFT FEAT. JAMES MORRISON (AUS)
Toshi Clinch has been approached by the organisers of the Our Christmas Gift concert to write a big band arrangement to be played by virtuoso James Morrison.
BIG BAND THROUGH THE AGES JAZZ FESTIVAL (AUS)
Formed in 2018, Big Band Through The Ages is a jazz festival that celebrates big band music throughout various age groups. Planning for 2019 has already begun and it looks to be bigger and better than 2018.
THE TOSHI CLINCH NONET (AUS)
Launching in 2019, the Toshi Clinch Nonet will feature some of Melbourne’s finest musicians performing original compositions by Clinch. This will be the primary ensemble to hear new works by Clinch.
THE BEN MCGILL BIG BAND (AUS)
Following successful performances with the Back to Basie Big Band, vocalist Ben McGill decided to start his own band primarily playing the music of Frank Sinatra. MD’ing the band is Toshi Clinch who is also providing all of the arrangements.
TOSHI’S NOT-SO-BIG BAND (AUS)
Formed in 2018 to help raise funds for the Big Band Through The Ages Festival, the band has decided to keep performing regularly. They play multiple different themes including classic songs from Disney, James Bond, Broadway and more. All of which is arranged by director Toshi Clinch.
THE PARIS CAT BIG BAND (AUS)
As an ongoing project throughout 2019, Toshi Clinch will be leading the new Paris Cat Big Band, and contributing a bulk of arrangements for the ensemble. Some of the themed concerts that he will be writing include: Quintessentially Quincy Jones (the music of Quincy Jones), All About Thad (the music of Thad Jones), and A Night of Dizzy Gillespie (the music of Dizzy Gillespie).
SKYWARD REALMS (CAN)
In collaboration with Drew Zaremba and Aaron Hedenstrom, Toshi Clinch will be providing all of the music for the fantasy RPG Skyward Realms. Over 40 cues have been composed and can be heard on the current demo for the game by Rehmlok Arts.