Jake Kaplan- Composer/Bassisst

     Through various streams of creative output, Jake Kaplan seeks to explore the depth of the human experience from his own point of view.  However, he believes that human experience remains shallow without experiencing the point of view of others.  Through honest performance, education, and composition, Jake Kaplan wants to help others explore the depths human experience as well.  While his work ranges from artistic to commercial, he is known for maintaining an authentic sense of artistic integrity.

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Parallelephants:

An original composition for an 11 piece large ensemble written during

the pandemic and recorded remotely.

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Quark's Place: An original composition inspired by Star Trek, featuring '9 Arms'

(Mike Talento, Reed Bodenstien, Jake Kapln, and Kevin Blanke

An Influencer Goes to the Beach in L.A:

An original electronic composition, written in opposition to the social media response to the fires devastating the U.S.A's West Coast. 

A Storm Never Stopped Me:

A commission for the 3rd grade chorus, for the Grace Norton Rogers Music department