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Big Band Caravan

R3: Special Big Band / Gull Lake Jazz Orchestra / Empire Jazz Orchestra

By Published: November 17, 2012
Tracks: Vem comJosue Lutar Em Jerico; Aonde for Irei; So O Senhor e Deus; Como Agradecer a Jesus; Ha Um Pais; De Valor em Valor; O Rei Esta Voltando; O Festim de Gloria; Porque Vivo Esta; As Palavras de Jesus; Alvo Mais Que a Neve; Sou Feliz.

Personnel: Roger Rocha: co-leader, alto, soprano, tenor, baritone sax; Rafael Rocha: co-leader, trombone, bass trombone, piano, Fender Rhodes (8), acoustic bass (10); Renato Rocha: co-leader, drums; Elias Junior: trumpet, flugelhorn; Bruno Santos: trumpet, flugelhorn; Moises Alves: trumpet, flugelhorn; Paulo Levi: tenor sax; Ademir Junior: tenor sax; Joabe Reis: trombone; Flavio Rocha: piano; Vitor Goncalves: piano; Giovani Malini: guitar; Cristiano Martins: electric, acoustic bass; Robson Rodriguez: electric bass; Hugo Maciel: electric bass; Andre Vasconcelos: acoustic bass; Leo de Paula: percussion.

Timeless

Tracks: Time After Time; Over the Rainbow; Misty; Peel Me a Grape; In the Still of the Night; Speak Low; Tumbleweeds; I Just Found Out About Love; Clam Chowder; Samba Dees Godda Do It; Bewitched; Trilogy; Perdido.

Personnel: Harry Boesch: leader, trombone; Danny Barber: trumpet; David Wells: trumpet; Scott Cowan: trumpet; Tim Culver: trumpet; Mallory Bourdo: trumpet (1, 6, 13); Mark Greer: alto, soprano sax, flute; Frank Silva: alto sax; Greg Marsden: alto sax (4, 7, 8. 11); Gary McCoury: tenor, soprano sax, flute; Sandy Shaw: tenor sax; Tommy Proulx: tenor sax (4, 7, 8, 11); Chuck Lund: baritone sax; Theo Kuepfer: baritone sax (4, 7, 8, 11); Paul Brewer: trombone; Earlie Braggs: trombone; Brian Nichols: trombone (1, 6, 13); Scott Grupke: bass trombone; Terry Lower: piano; Sam Weber: bass; Tim Froncek: drums; Edye Evans Hyde: vocals (4, 8, 11).

Accentuate the Positive

Tracks: Accentuate the Positive; The Duke; Walkin' and Swingin'; Scorpio; Swingin' Shepherd Blues; Sidewalks of New York; Monk's Point; Sound Piece for Jazz Orchestra (Movements 1, 2, 3); Sax Alley.

Personnel: Dr. William Meckley: music director, conductor; Jon Bronk: trumpet; Scott Thompson: trumpet; Terry Gordon: trumpet; Peter Bellino: trumpet; Steve Lambert: trumpet; Keith Pray, Jim Corigliano, Kevin Barcomb, Brian Patneaude, Brett Wery: reeds; Gary Barrow: trombone; Richard Rosoff: trombone; Ken DeRegon: trombone; Dan Cordell: bass trombone; Cliff Bruckner: piano; Mike Novakowski: guitar; Mark Foster: vibes, percussion; Otto Gardner: bass; Bob Halek: drums; Colleen Pratt: vocals.

Single Petal of a Rose

Tracks: Dedication by Norman Simmons; Single Petal of a Rose; Happy Go Lucky Local; In My Solitude; Johnny Come Lately; Home Grown; Blood Count; In a Mellow Tone; Upper Manhattan Medical Group; Just Squeeze Me; Lush Life; After Hours; Love You Madly; Lotus Blossom.

Personnel: Jamie Dauber: trumpet; Virginia Mayhew: tenor sax, clarinet; Noah Bless: trombone; Edward Kennedy Ellington II: guitar; Norman Simmons: piano; Tom DiCarlo: bass; Paul Wells: drums; Sheila Earley: percussion; Nancy Reed: vocals. Special Guest-Houston Person: tenor sax.

Zoot Suit

Tracks: Tri-Bop; Zoot Suit; Chelsea Bridge; Terilyn's Dance; The Monkey King; Saratoga; Down By the Riverside; Unit 7; I've Got Rhythm?; Ozone; Three Way Stop.

Personnel: Greg Yasinitsky: director; Frederick "Dave" Snider: director (5); Tracks 2, 10-Tyson Livingston: trumpet; Alex Niemi: trumpet; Jim Kerr: trumpet; Isaac Klander: trumpet; Stan Sabourin: alto sax; David Crow: alto sax; Sarah Cosano: tenor sax; Oliver Walter: tenor sax; Jonathan Urmenita: baritone sax; Gavin Carney: trombone; Bryce Horn: trombone; Eric Power: trombone; P.J. Kelley: trombone; Charles Wicklander: piano; Tanner Brown: bass; Scott Langdon: drums. Tracks 1, 8-Same as 2, 10; add Brendan Hedel: trumpet. Track 5-Janel Navran: trumpet, for Alex Niemi; Patrick Sheng: tenor sax, for Oliver Walter; Matt Lanka: baritone sax, for Jonathan Urmenita; Drake da Ponte: trombone; Hannah Balash: trombone, for Gavin Carney, Eric Power. Tracks 3, 7, 9, 11-Same as Track 5; add Keldon Plude: trumpet. Tracks 4, 6-Gabe DeMiero: tenor sax, for Sarah Cosano; Brendan McMurphy: trumpet; Miles Raker: trumpet, for Janel Navran, Jim Kerr; Matt Grimes: bass, for Tanner Brown; Ted Powers: drums, for Scott Langdon; add Roger Johnson: guitar. Special guest soloist-Matt Finders: trombone (4).


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