Tyler collaborates with Brazilian guitarist Pedro Vituri to create original music influenced by modern jazz, traditional and modern Brazilian music, rock, funk and free jazz. The group has a mixture of straight-ahead material and free improvisation, going for a modern sound while paying homage to various traditions. Their debut album, Metonímia, was released in March of 2018.
Dingonek Street Band
The Dingonek Street Band is a raucous, improvisatory brass band fusing Afrobeat and Ethio-jazz with post-bop, funk, and New Orleans parade music. Their debut album Primal Economics, was released in January 2018 on Accurate records.
The Ward Eights
Tyler serves as musical director and multi-instrumentalist in New England's most versatile wedding and event band.