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Neil Wetzel has been a regular on the Philadelphia music scene since the late 70's. His performing and recording credits span many styles including jazz, classical, pop, theater and rock music. While attending music conservatory at the Philadelphia College of Performing Arts, Neil started playing, touring and recording with some of the best musicians in the United States. In theaters and clubs, Wetzel backed many of the great performers in show business including Tony Bennett, Natalie Cole, Bob Hope, Johnny Mathis, Bernadette Peters, Tommy Tune, Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme, the Temptations and the Four Tops, as well as many others
By Neil Wetzel
Label: Minsi Ridge Records
Track listing: 1. Movement I, Presto: Three Improvisations for Sax Quartet 2. Movement II, Funky: Three Improvisations for Sax Quartet 3. Movement III, Ballad: Three Improvisations for Sax Quartet 4. Movement IV, Scherzo: Three Improvisations for Sax Quartet 5. Blue Vignettes 6. Sonata for Alto Sax and Piano: Movement I 7. Sonata for Alto Sax and Piano: Movement II 8. Sonata for Alto Sax and Piano Movement: III 9. Sonata for Alto Sax and Piano Movement: IV 10. Movement I, The Bar: Deer Head Sketches 11. Movement II, The Kitchen: Deer Head Sketches 12. Movement III, The Porch: Deer Head Sketches 13. Movement IV, The Bandstand: Deer Head Sketches
by Gloria Krolak
There were few people sitting at the bar when Michael and I entered the Lafayette Bar in Easton, PA, on a recent Saturday night. We went straight to the rows of nearly empty tables in front of the stage. There we spotted some friends and sat down to talk while the band sound-checked with Marcus, the ...