Sam Beaubien

Sam Beaubien is a composer, musician, producer, audio engineer and music educator. He attended Wayne State University where he received his bachelor's Degree in Music Education and Master of Music Degree in Jazz Studies. He has recorded and collaborated with many artists including Eminem, Mayer Hawthorne, Mary J Blige, Wendell Harrison, Amp Fiddler, Dennis Coffey, Slum Village, Elzhi, and many others. He composed the theme song and music beds for WDET’s The Craig Fahle Show from 2011 through 2014, as well as the theme for Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson.

Beaubien is the founder and leader of the acclaimed ensemble, Will Sessions, a premier Detroit ensemble.

Between Takes: J Dilla’s Drunk Funk

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Between Takes: Dennis Coffey Heads to Hollywood

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Between Takes: McKinley Jackson Learns to Sweeten the Track

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Between Takes: When John Lennon Supported John Sinclair

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Between Takes: Fiddler on the Track

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Between Takes: Coffey With Marvin and Stevie

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Between Takes: Sample Proof

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Between Takes: The Brief, Mysterious Life of Bassist James Jamerson

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Between Takes: That Child Is A Wonder

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Between Takes: When You Know It’s a Hit

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Between Takes: Dennis Coffey Brings Psychedelic Flair to Motown

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Between Takes: The House that Moodymann Built

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