Zach Rich is an avid performer, composer, and educator. He is the director of the Iridium combo at the University of Northern Colorado where he is currently pursuing his Doctorate of Arts. He also teaches classes in arranging, jazz composition, and jazz improvisation at UNC. Signed to the Fresh Sound New Talent label, Zach is releasing his debut album, "Boundless" at Dazzle Jazz Club in Denver, CO in November, 2019. His work has received awards from organizations such as the New York Youth Symphony, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), the International Society of Jazz Arrangers and Composers (ISJAC), the Jazz Education Network (JEN), and the American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers (ASMAC).