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Welcome to the website for Ethan Freier, composer, arranger, and trombonist in the Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis Minnesota, and the band called "The Freier Department".

If you are looking for music I've written for young jazz ensembles, please go to the website for Neil A. Kjos Music Company at

I'm super excited about a 7 piece funk/soul/jazz band that I've put together called "The Freier Department".  Three horns,  rhythm section, and tons of fun. Check the show calendar to see where we are playing next.  You can also visit The Freier Department facebook page.