New Video

I've finally release my latest contribution to the video onslaught. But this one kicks it up a notch: it's a call to arms against the wave of ignorance that has descended upon us. Among all the new ... Continue Reading

Summer Update

If you're wondering about the dearth of new gigs and other career action, it's due to a big move out of PDX.  I'm close by and will be back in action as soon as the chaos subsides. Stay tuned! Continue Reading

Downbeat honors “Made In Portland”

Venerable music publication Downbeat magazine put Made In Portland on their list of Best Albums of 2015. I'm honored to be in such stellar company, including some of my favorite musicians and ... Continue Reading

Download of the Day

Allaboutjazz.com featured my song "Here" from the Back In The Mix album back on October 20, but you can still get it there. Just go to the Download of the Day section. The tunes are listed by date. ... Continue Reading

cool new tracks on the music page

I've added some of my work with Faith No More, Hall & Oates and other fabulous stuff to the Miscellaneous Tracks section (scroll to the bottom of the MUSIC page). Continue Reading

Live at the Cloverdale Arts Alliance

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Here’s a photo from our sold out show at a super-cool art gallery/jazz club in Cloverdale, CA. Great night, great venue! Randy Vincent (guitar), Doug Miller (bass), Alex Aspinall (drums) and me. Photo by Chelsea Judith.... Continue Reading

Recent Tour

The DW Quartet and Trio’s recent California tour was a blast. Stellar musicians Randy Vincent, Doug Miller and Alex Aspinal tore it up. We played to enthusiastic audiences in the Bay Area and ... Continue Reading

Musician! (2013)

This is a book for all musicians, and anyone who loves music. It includes music history, philosophy, assorted tricks of the trade, proactive advice for the downtrodden, and wild tales from the ... Continue Reading

Private Lessons, Clinics, Schools, and
Music Therapy

Mr. Wilensky offers private lessons in saxophone, flute, piano, theory and composition. All ages and levels are welcome; over 30 years of experience; local references available. Learn how to read, ... Continue Reading