Welcome to Neil’s Website


To contact Neil, email            

You can listen and/or purchase Neil’s CDs ‘Something I Know’ , ‘Rhythm and Stars’, and his compositions
On Itunes


Neil is a jazz drummer/vibraphonist living in the Hartford, CT area.  In addition to playing jazz music, Neil

1) Teaches middle school band and general music in central CT

2) Plays piano, organ, and directs choir at Asylum Avenue Baptist Church in Hartford, CT

3) Composes music for middle school concert band, jazz band, and percussion ensemble.  On the artofsoundmusic website, you can view, listen, and purchase his music

4) Neil is Southern Region Director of the Connecticut Music Education Association www.cmea.org

To check out the CMEA – Music network page: www.cmeamusic.ning.com/  To access Neil’s very own CMEA – Music network page (featuring mp3 & pdfs of 2008-09 SRMS Jazz Auditions:  www.cmeamusic.ning.com/profile/NeilShilansky

Neil is Professional Affairs Commission
(PAC) Jazz Consultant of CMEA

Southern Region MS Judge Chair
Connecticut Music Educators Association