||Chesky Woodwinds Collection (1995) |
Photographer: Michael Wilson .
Personnel: Ralph Towner (guitar, piano, synthesizer); Chuck Loeb, Ed Cherry, Romero Lubambo, Fareed Haque (guitar); Herbie Mann (flute, alto flute); Paul McCandless (pennywhistle, bass clarinet, oboe, soprano saxophone); Paquito d'Rivera (clarinet, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone); Phil Woods ...
||Romance in Rio (2007) |
Track Listing: Garota de Ipanema; Escadao; Samba de Varao; Samba de Orfeo; Aparecida(A Proper Name); Berimbau; Club de Sol; Meditation; Manha de Carnaval; Gabriela's Song; Mountain Flight; Raindrops Keep Falling; Chorinho#3;
New York Chorinhos (1990)
If someone were assigned to write a book about the history of Brazilian music, it would be a challenging assignment because so many different types of music have come from Brazil -- not only samba and the bossa nova, but ...
Take This Journey (2002)
3rd Rel;She Sings Modern Classics
Recorded at St. Peters Church, New York, New York in June 2002. Includes liner notes by David Finck.
Personnel: Christy Baron (vocals); David Mann (saxophone, flute); Paul Bollenback (guitar); David Finck (bass); Graham Hawthorne (drums).
||Franzetti / Piazzolla|
Unknown Piazzolla (1999)
Chamber Music From The 1940's Before He Composed Tango
||Rockin' the Spirit: Piano Blues, Boogie & Spirituals (2005) |
After attending an annual boogie-woogie concert organized by Mark Braun (Mr. B.), Monty Alexander headed a recording project that paid tribute to both boogie-woogie and spirituals. Five pianists participated, performing two numbers apiece, with four of the players (all but ...
||Chesky Classical Collection|
Classical Collection (1995)
Track Listing: I. Allegro: The Four Seasons; III. Presto: The Four Seasons; III. Andante; IV. Allegro; K.380: Sonata In E Major; Ave Verum Corpus; Piano Trio In A Minor; I. Los requiebros: Goyescas; I. Allegro non troppo: Piano Trio No.1 ...
Virtuoso Scarlatti (1992)
Track Listing: Sonata for keyboard in A major, K. 24 (L. 495); Sonata for keyboard in D minor, K. 141 (L. 422); Sonata for keyboard in G minor, K. 426 (L. 128); Sonata for keyboard in G major, K. 427 ...
||Jazz for a Literary Mind (1999) |
Jazz For A Literary Mind collects clever, classic jazz songs like Red Rodney's "Crazeology," Carla Lother's "Ephemera" and Livingston Taylor's "If I Only Had A Brain." The John Basile Quartet's "Take Five" and other vocal and intstrumental jazz pieces make ...
Bucky Pizzarelli: Swing Live (2002)
This 2/4/6 disc is a hybrid DVD which will play on current DVD video players as well as DVD Audio players. The 2/4/6 disc features more soundstage depth and textures within the music plus greater large and small scale dynamic ...
A very talented jazz pianist, Rachel Z. has always been interested in contemporary pop and rock music. Grace is a bit of a surprise for, in addition to her piano playing in a trio, Rachel sings on the majority of ...
Cobb's Corner (2007)
Jazz drummer Jimmy Cobb is perhaps most famous in his role as the backbone to Miles Davis's best albums, but the unstoppable Cobb is also an excellent band leader in his own right, as evidenced here.
Recording information: St. Peter's Episcopal ...
REMEMBRANCES was nominated for a 1999 Grammy for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Performance.
This is an unusual date for Jon Faddis. Doubling on flugelhorn, Faddis avoids his upper register and performs ballads while backed by an ensemble arranged by Carlos Franzetti. ...
||Bruckner Orchestra Linz / K-Lee / Verdi / Wagner|
Wagner & Verdi: Great Opera Choruses (2002)
Hybrid Sacd. Playable On All Standard CD & Sacd Players
New York Blue (2005)
Editor: Nicholas Prout.
Photographer: Janette Beckman.
Arrangers: Andy Ezrin; Valerie Joyce.
Personnel: Valerie Joyce (vocals); Lawrence Feldman (alto saxophone, tenor saxophone); Andy Ezrin (piano); Eugene Jackson (drums).
Recording information: St. Peters Church, Chelsea, New York, NY (06/28/2005/06/29/2005).
||Beethoven & Schuma|
Beethoven: Concerto for Violin & Orchestra; Schumann: Concerto for Piano & Orchestra (1994)
Track Listing: Concerto For Violin & Orchestra In D Major, Op. 61: Allegro ma non troppo; Concerto For Violin & Orchestra In D Major, Op. 61: Larghetto; Concerto For Violin & Orchestra In D Major, Op. 61: Rondo; Concerto For ...
||Chesky 2K: Sampler (2000) |
Christy Baron,Coryells,Dave's True Story,Ana Caram,Sara K+++
Editor: Nicholas Prout.
||Light Classics, Vol. 1 (1994) |
Track Listing: Four Scottish Dances, Op. 59: Pesante; Four Scottish Dances, Op. 59: Vivace; Four Scottish Dances, Op. 59: Allegretto; Four Scottish Dances, Op. 59: Con Brio; Russian Sailors' Dance The Red Poppy Op. 70; La Roi d'Ys: Overture; Der ...
Orquesta Nova (1991)
Orchesta Nova showed an amazing amount of potential on this entirely instrumental and difficult-to-categorize debut. European and Latin American classical music was a strong influence on Nova's founder/conductor Carlos Franzetti, but the orchestral, strings-laden effort also underscored his love of ...
Waltzes - Vol. 2 (1994)
Track Listing: Tausend und eine Nacht (A Thousand and One Nights), waltz for orchestra, Op. 346 (RV 346); Rosen aus dem Suden (Roses from the South), waltz for orchestra, Op. 388 (RV 388); Unter Donner und Blitz (Thunder and Lightning), ...
||Ars Antiqua Austria / Johann Sebastian Bach / Gunar Letzbor|
Bach: Four Orchestral Suites (1996)
Track Listing: Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C major, BWV 1066: Overture; Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C major, BWV 1066: Courante; Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C major, BWV 1066: Gavotte I; Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C major, ...
For Bicycle, Livingston Taylor assembled a diverse backing group (which features his brother James) and dug into a set of songs that were rootiser and more eclectic than much of his previous work. Taylor tries his hand at the blues ...
||Cephas & Wiggins|
Full performer name: Bowling Green John Cephas/Harmonica Phil Wiggins.
Personnel includes: Bowling Green John Cephas (vocals), Harmonica Phil Wiggins (harmonica).
Personnel: John Cephas (vocals, guitar); Phil Wiggins (harmonica).
Liner Note Author: Barry Lee Pearson.
Recording information: In New York City (10/20/1992-10/21/1992); New York, NY ...
||52nd Street Blues Project|
Blues & Grass (2004)
James Blood Ulmer has been on a something of a roll since the late '90s, after reuniting with longtime cohort Charlie Burnham and delving into the blues. The two Vernon Reid-produced blues albums were among the best of his career, ...
100 Lovers (2004)
Editor: Nicholas Prout.
Photographer: Dirk Vandenberk.
Arranger: Carla Lother.
Personnel: Jack Morer, Larry Saltzman (guitar); Tom Chiu (violin); Mel Mandel (viola); Dave Eggar (cello); Rich Mercurio (drums); David Chesky (djembe); Tom Nazziola (percussion); Diane Garisto, Emily Bindiger, Keith Fluitt (background vocals).
Recording information: St. ...