All About Jazz

Home » Music » Song of the Day

10

IMA IMA (feat. Tom Harrell) by Meg Okura

From the album

Album Title: IMA IMA
Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemle
Released: 2018

Listen


Sign in to view listen count

Fiona's Comments

Kathy Bates would love this. Do you have a loved one locked in the attic? Are those ankle straps working? Captures the over-protective, over-worked, omnipotent maternal love that can't be matched...and there's harp.

About the Album

IMA IMA (Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble) I became an ima (“mom” in Hebrew) seven years ago. The title track Ima Ima (Track 1) is a celebration of womanhood and motherhood. The ensemble has gone through many transformations since the debut in 2006. IMA IMA is our 4th album, and the ensemble is now expanded to a 10-piece chamber jazz orchestra, featuring our special guests, Tom Harrell and Rez Abbasi.

Song Listing

Ima Ima; A Summer In Jerusalem; A Night Insomnia; Birth of Shakyamuni; Blues In Jade; Black Rain; Tomiya.

Personnel

Meg Okura
violin

Additional Personnel

Tom Harrell: trumpet, flugelhorn; Meg Okura: violin, vocals, erhu; Anne Drummond: flute, alto flute, piccolo; Sam Newsome: soprano saxophone; Sam Sadigursky: bass clarinet, clarinet; Rez Abbasi: guitar; Brian Marsella: piano, electric piano; Riza Printup: harp; Pablo Aslan: bass; Jared Schonig: drums.

Reviews

Date featured

May 13, 2018

This song appears by permission of the contributing artist and/or record company.
It is for personal use only; no other rights are granted or implied.


Tags

Shop Amazon

Song of the Day

Popular

Un Poco Loco
Dave Bass
Up And Down
Yi Yunseon
Clinomania
Yi Yunseon
A Lisbon Song
Max Agnas
Big Nine
Hogo Fogo
Scarlet Lullaby
Alex Jenkins

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.