As a composer and ensemble leader, Jacam has recorded six albums to date. Labyrinth (2009) for jazz quintet and chamber orchestra was praised by DownBeat as "an impressive collection of pieces". Trigonometry (2010), Cloud Nine (2012), Chamber Jazz (2016), and GilManricks (2017) present Manricks’ compositions for jazz trio, quartet, septet, and a piano/saxophone/electronics duo, respectively. Each album has been highly lauded as exemplified by the consistent four and five star ratings in respected jazz media publications such as DownBeat, Jazztimes & All About Jazz.
Jacam’s works have been performed at renowned concert venues throughout North America, Europe, Australia and at many international jazz festivals.