"BROWNIE SPEAKS" ' FIRST ' (1998) is the Euregional big band project of Rob. The CD ' FIRST ' is a funky project with music from the likes of Bob Mintzer and Pat Metheny.
Guest appearances by Jeff Hamilton on drums (Basie project) and Nils Landgren trombone.
In 2000, the music of Bach's 2nd Brandenburg Concerto was written for big band by Rob.
Listen here to the demo audio files for an impression of 'FIRST.