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Recording Clients / 2013 Projects

Joan Watson-Jones with Frank Wilkins Piano

Joan Watson-Jones with Frank Wilkins Piano“Quiet Conversations — A Duet”

(Eye of Samantha Productions EOS 3)

Joan Watson-Jones,Frank Wilkins Piano

→Street Date: 01/02/2013

North American Jazz Alliance

North American Jazz Alliance

(Challenge Records CR 73354)

Kenny Kotwitz: accordion, Steve Hobbs: arrangements, vibraphone, Greg Clayton: guitar, Dave Laing: drums, Alec Walkington: bass, John Labelle: vocals

→Street Date: 01/08/2013

Chris Massey & The NJP (Digital Only Release)

Chris Massey & The NJP (Digital Only Release)“Whosoever”

(Power Cosmic Records PCR8131)

Adam Larson (Tenor/Soprano Sax), Benny Benack III (Trumpet), Willerm Delisfort (Piano), Chris Talio (Bass), Chris Massey (Drums/Compositions)

→Street Date: 01/08/2013

The O’Farrill Brothers Band

The O’Farrill Brothers Band“Sensing Flight”

(Zoho 201301)

Adam O'Farrill: trumpet, Livio Almeida: tenor sax, Gabe Schnider: guitar, Adam Kromelow: piano, Raviv Markovitz: bass, Zack O'Farrill: drums

→Street Date: 01/08/2013

Barry Romberg’s Random Access

Barry Romberg’s Random Access“Crab People”

(Romhog Records 123)

Barry Romberg-Rich Brown-Geoff Young-Ben Monder-Kelly Jefferson- Kirk Macdonald-Ravi Naimpally-Kevin Turcotte-Kieran Overs-Julian Anderson Bowes

 

→Street Date: 01/22/2013

Bob Arthurs & Steve LaMattina

Bob Arthurs & Steve LaMattina“Jazz for Svetlana”

(Self Produced 001)

Bob Arthurs, trumpet and vocals; Steve LaMattina, guitar

→Street Date: 01/22/2013

Scott Healy-Glenn Alexander Quartet

Scott Healy-Glenn Alexander Quartet“Northern Light”

(Hudson City Records 1201)

Scott Healy — Piano, Synthesizers, Glenn Alexander —Guitars, Kermit Driscoll — Bass, Jeff Hirshfield — Drums

→Street Date: 01/22/2013

Charles “CD” Davis and Friends

Charles “CD” Davis and Friends“4 HOUR BLUES”

(Blues House Records BHRC-0300)

24 Hour Blues features the guitarist Charles “CD” Davis along with vocalists Jabo — Texas Prince of Zydeco, Roberta Donnay, Rue Davis, and Trudy Lynn
Original Street Date November 15, 2011Special Reservice February 5, 2013

→Street Date: 02/05/2013

Dave Stryker

Dave Stryker“Blue to the Bone IV”

(SteepleChase 31755)

Dave Stryker-guitar, Freddie Hendrix-trumpet, Steve Slagle-alto sax, Vincent Gardner-trombone, Gary Smulyan-bari sax, Jared Gold-organ, McClenty Hunter-drums

→Street Date: 02/05/2013

Steve Slagle

Steve Slagle“Evensong”

(Panorama)

Steve Slagle-saxophone, Dave Stryker-guitar, Ed Howard-bass, Mclenty Hunter—drums

→Street Date: 02/05/2013

Lisa Kirchner

Lisa Kirchner“Umbrellas In Mint”

(Verdant World Records VWR003)

Lisa Kirchner : Vocals, Xavier Davis: Piano, Sherman Irby: Saxophone, Bill Schimmel: Accordion, Ron Jackson: Guitar,Vicente Archer: Bass, Willie Jones III: Drums

→Street Date: 02/06/2013

Maria Jacobs

Maria Jacobs“Art of the Duo”

(Self Produced)

Maria Jacobs, Vocals, Bob Fraser, Guitar; Steve Cipriano, Guitar; Tony Dumas, Bass; Dan Maier, Keyboard
 

→Street Date: 02/12/2013

Jack Mouse Group

Jack Mouse Group“Range of Motion”

(Origin 82633)

Jack Mouse-drums, Scott Robinson-tenor & soprano saxophones & flute, Art Davis-trumpet & flugelhorn, John McLean-guitar. Bob Bowman-bass, Kelly Sill-bass

→Street Date: 02/19/2013

Sonograms

Sonograms“Various Artists”

(Labor Records LAB 7090)

Compilation featuring Gheorghi Arnaoudov, Pawel SzymaÅ„ski, Arvo Pärt, Yannis Xenaki,Georgi Minchev

→Street Date: 02/26/2013

Al Thompson Jr.

Al Thompson Jr. – “City Mainstream”

(Alcalgar Records 010721)

Street Date March 5, 2013
Personnel:
(a) Al Thompson, Jr-piano, Kris Jensen-Saxophones, Eric Elias-Guitar, David Childs-Piano & Synthesizers, Francis Ieraci-Acoustic Bass, Roger Post-Drums
Recorded at Horizon Music Group West Haven, CT
(b) Al Thompson, Jr-keyboards & vocals, Calvin Thomas-keyboard, Chris Herbert-saxophones, arranger, Steve Clarke-bass, Richard Lake-Drums
Recorded at Q-Up Studios
(c ) Al Thompson, Jr-piano, Drake Smith-arranger, trombone, piano, Mark Dennis-Flugehorn, Jon Saxon-Tenor Saxophone, Frank Denayo-Guitar, Sean Sheriden-Guitar, Eric Massimino, Scott Lebish-Drums, Tambourine
Recorded at Morcaldi Studios Noth Haven CT

→Street Date: 03/05/2013

Bennett Paster

Bennett Paster“Relentless Pursuit of the Beautiful”

(Self Produced)

Bennett Paster: compositions, piano, Joel Frahm: tenor saxophone, Tim Armacost: tenor and soprano saxophone, Alex Pope Norris: trumpet, Gregory Ryan: bass, Willard B Dyson, Jr: drums, Special guest: Gilad: percussion

→Street Date: 03/05/2013

Boyd Lee Dunlop

Boyd Lee Dunlop“The Lake Reflections”

(B Sharp Records)

Boyd Lee Dunlop-Solo Piano Improvisations

→Street Date: 03/05/2013

Melvin Taylor

Melvin Taylor“Taylor Made – Starring Melvin Taylor”

(Melvin Taylor Productions, LLC)

Melvin Taylor - guitar & rhythm guitar, Melvin Taylor - bass guitar, Rick Jones - Keyboards, Lou Dupont - Drums, Melvin Taylor - vocals (Whenever I See You), Bernell Anderson - vocals (Heartache)

→Street Date: 03/05/2013

Neil Alexander

Neil Alexander“Darn That Dream: Solo Piano Vol. ”

(Pdog Records PD00512)

Neil Alexander-Piano

→Street Date: 03/05/2013

Maucha Adnet & Helio Alves

Maucha Adnet & Helio Alves“Milagre”

(Zoho ZM 201302)

Maucha Adnet: vocals, percussion Helio Alves: piano

→Street Date: 03/12/2013

The Jay Willie Blues Band

The Jay Willie Blues Band“New York Minute”

(Zoho ZM 201303)

JAY WILLIE guitar, slide guitar, vocals, harmonica # 8, bass # 13, BOB CALLAHAN guitar, bass guitar, vocals, piano, BOBBY T TORELLO drums, vocals # 6, 11 with MARLOU ZANDVLIET lead vocals # 1, JASON RICCI harmonica # 1, 2, 4, 9

→Street Date: 03/12/2013

“Unit 1”

“Unit 1”“Mark Egan, Karl Latham, and John Hart”

(Wavetone WT8646)

Mark Egan-Bass, Karl Latham-Drums, John Hart-Guitar

→Street Date: 04/01/2013

Ben Sidran

Ben Sidran“Don’t Cry For No Hipster”

(Nardis Music)

Ben Sidran, vocals and keyboards; Will Bernard, guitar; Leo Sidran, drums; Moses Patrou, percussion; Tim Luntzel, bass; Orlando le Fleming, bass; John Ellis, tenor saxophone; Mark Shim, tenor saxophone; Trixie Waterbed, backing vocals

→Street Date: 04/02/2013

Antonio Adolfo

Antonio Adolfo“Finas Misturas/ Fine Mixtures”

(AAM 0705)

Antonio Adolfo (piano), Leo Amuedo (electric guitar), Claudio Spiewak (acoustic guitar), Marcelo Martins (tenor sax and flute), Jorge Helder (double bass), Rafael Barata (drums and percussion)

→Street Date: 04/02/2013

Beata Pater

Beata Pater“Red”

(B&B Records BB0418)

Beata Pater vocal violin, Mark Little keys, Aaron Germain bass, Andre Bush guitar, Darius Babazadeh sax flute, Ranzel Merritt drums, Raul Ramirez percussion, Carl Lockett guitar,Celia Malheiros guitar, Kush Khanna tabla, Tom Peron trumpet, Buca Necak contrabass, Doug Edwards voice

→Street Date: 04/02/2013

John Vanore & Abstract Truth

John Vanore & Abstract Truth“Culture”

(Acoustical Concepts Inc. AC-47)

John Vanore: trumpet; Michael Mee: alto and soprano saxophones/flute and alto flute; Bob Howell: tenor and soprano saxophones; Joe Cataldo, Sean McAnally, Dennis Wasko, Kevin Rodgers: trumpet and flugelhorn; George Barnett: French horn; Larry Toft: trombone; Barry McCommon: bass trombone; Greg Kettinger: guitar; Craig Thomas: bass; Dan Monaghan: drums. Additional performers: Ron Thomas: piano; Brian Landrus: bass clarinet.

→Street Date: 04/02/2013

The Dann Zinn 4

The Dann Zinn 4“Grace’s Song”

(ZM102)

Dann Zinn-tenor saxophone, Taylor Eigisti-piano, John Shifflett-bass, Alan Hall-drums
 

→Street Date: 04/02/2013

Eli Yamin & Evan Christopher

Eli Yamin & Evan Christopher“Louie’s Dream”

(YAMIN MUSIC LLC)

Eli Yamin-Piano, Evan Christopher-Clarinet

→Street Date: 04/09/2013

Leo Brouwer: Carlos Barbosa-Lima & The Havana String Quartet

Leo Brouwer: Carlos Barbosa-Lima & The Havana String Quartet“Beatlerianas”

(Zoho ZM 201304)

Carlos Barbosa-Lima, guitar # 1 - 7, 10 - 20; Larry Del Casale, guitar # 13 - 17; Havana String Quartet # 1 — 7, 18 — 20 Hoang Linh Chi, 1st violin; Eugenio Valdés, 2nd violin; Jorge Hernández, viola; Deborah Yamak, cello

→Street Date: 04/09/2013

Marko Djordjevic and Sveti

Marko Djordjevic and Sveti“Something Beautiful”

(Goalkeeper Records GK-001)

Marko Djordjevic, leader, composer, drums; Bobby Avey - piano; Desmond White - ac. bass; Eli Degibri - tenor sax, Tivon Pennicott - tenor sax

→Street Date: 05/03/2013

Billy Lester

Billy Lester“Storytime”

(JKA 001)

Billy Lester-Solo Piano

→Street Date: 05/07/2013

Cynthia Sayer

Cynthia Sayer“Joyride”

(Plunk P222)

Cynthia Sayer — banjo, vocals, arrangements, Charlie Giordano — accordion, Mauro Battisti — string bass, Larry Eagle — percussion, Sara Caswell — violin, Adrian Cunningham — clarinet, Jon Herington — electric guitar, Randy Sandke — trumpet, Scott Robinson — tenor sax & tarogato, Marcus Rojas — tuba, Mike Weatherly — string bass & backup vocals

→Street Date: 05/07/2013

Marlene Ver Planck

Marlene Ver Planck“Ballads…mostly”

(Audiophile ACD-343)

Marlene VerPlanck-vocalsWith Special GuestsMike Renzi, Houston Person, Claudio Roditti, Jay Leonhart
MIKE RENZI, piano, 1,3,5,6,8,10,11,13; HOUSTON PERSON, tenor, 1,3,5,13; CLAUDIO RODITI, flugle horn, 2,4,9,11;
JAY LEONHART, bass, 1,3,5,6,8,10,11,13; TEDD FIRTH, piano, 2,4,7,9, 12,14,15; BOOTS MALESON, bass, 2,4,7,9,12,14,15; RON VINCENT, drums, all TRACKS
 

→Street Date: 05/07/2013

MICHELLE POLLACE [poh-LAH-chee]

MICHELLE POLLACE [poh-LAH-chee]“New Beginning”

(Self Produced (MP001)

Michelle Pollace-piano and keyboard, David Belove-bass; Phil Hawkins-drums; Carlos Caro and Michaelle Goerlitz-percussion; and special guest Kristen Strom-saxophone
 

→Street Date: 05/07/2013

Miki Purnell

Miki Purnell“Swingin’ to the Sea”

(Sweet and Lovely Music)

Miki Purnell-vocals, Tamir Hendelman-piano, Dave MacKay-piano, Bob Magnusson-bass, Kevin Koch-drums, Lori Bell-flute, Joey Carano-guitar,Tommy Aros-percussion, Reiko Obata-koto
 

→Street Date: 05/07/2013

Richard Lanham

Richard Lanham“Thou Swell”

(Big RL Productions RL1001)

Richard Lanham-vocals, Jerry Weldon--Tenor Sax and Arranger for all tunes, Joe Magnerelli----Trumpet, Dan Block----flute, Daniel Sadonick----- Congas and precussion, Bim Strasberg----Bass, Joe Strasser----Drums, Kieth Saunders-----Piano

→Street Date: 05/07/2013

RJ & The Assignment

RJ & The Assignment“The Stroke Of Midnight”

(Jk Melody Productions)

RJ-Keyz
The Assignment-
Julian Tanaka-Sax-tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 9 & 10
Mariko Kitada- Acoustic Bass - tracks 2, 4, 6, 7, 9 Electric Bass track 3
Jason Bolden-Electric Bass - tracks 1, 5, 8, 9 & 11
Terry Wesley -Drumz-(all tracks)
Jocelyn Winston- Vocals-tracks 1, 3, 5, 8, 9, & 11
Special Guest Performers
Jeff Ray- Guitar- Tracks 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 11
Eddie Rich - Flute -Tracks 2, 6 Sax- Tracks 2, & 4
Michael Evans-Trombone- Tracks 2 & 4
Jorge Machain-Trumpet 2 & 4
Khari Bowden- Spokenword- Tracks 8 & 11
Windy Kairigianes- Vocals- Tracks 4 & 9
Tom Schuman- Keyboards & Percussion Programming- Tracks 2, 3, 6, 8, 10 & 11

→Street Date: 05/07/2013

The Bechet Legacy featuring Bob Wilber – Glenn Zottola

The Bechet Legacy featuring Bob Wilber – Glenn Zottola – “Birch Hall Concerts Live”

(CJ 4 2 CD Set)

Bob Wilber - Soprano Sax, Clarinet; Glenn Zottola - Trumpet; Mark Shane - Piano; Mike Peters - Guitar, Banjo; Len Skeat - Bass; Butch Miles - Drums; Pug Horton — Vocals

→Street Date: 05/07/2013

Thomas Gansch /Georg Breinschmid

Thomas Gansch /Georg Breinschmid“Live”

(Preiser Records PR91239)

Thomas Gansch (trp, voc, comp), Georg Breinschmid (b, voc, comp)

→Street Date: 05/07/2013

Swingadelic

Swingadelic“Toussaintville”

(Zoho Roots ZM 201306)

Swingadelic is Audrey Welber alto sax, clarinet; Paul Carlon tenor (on 5, 7, 8, 10, 14) & soprano sax; Jeff Hackworth tenor and baritone sax (on 5, 7, 8, 10, 14); John DiSanto baritone sax; Albert Leusink trumpet; Carlos Francis trumpet; Rob Susman trombone; Rob Edwards trombone; Neal Pawley trombone; Boo Reiners guitar; John Bauers piano & organ; Dave Post

→Street Date: 05/13/2013

Julio Botti – with Pablo Ziegler

Julio Botti – with Pablo Ziegler“Tango Nostalgias”

(Zoho ZM 201305)

Julio Botti soprano & tenor sax, Pablo Ziegler piano, arranger, Quique Sinesi guitar on 1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 9 &10 , Walter Castro bandoneon on 1, 2, 4, 6 &10 , Horacio Hurtado acoustic bass on 1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 9 &10, Quintino Cinalli percussion, drums on 1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 9 &10 , Machico Osawa 1st violin on 3, 5 & 8, Lynn Betchold 2nd violin on 3,5 & 8, Edmundo Ramirez viola on 3,5 & 8, Jisoo Ok cello on 3, 5 & 8, Pedro Giraudo acoustic bass on 3, 5 & 8
 

→Street Date: 05/14/2013

Samantha Carlson

Samantha Carlson“Day In-Day Out”

(Self produced)

Samantha Carlson, vocals, Phillip Burkhead, piano, Bill Jackson, bass, William Brian Hogg, tenor and soprano saxophones, Dan Dorff, drums

→Street Date: 05/17/2013

Rich Thompson

Rich Thompson“Less Is More”

(Origin 82636)

TERELL STAFFORD - trumpet / flugelhorn DOUG STONE - tenor saxophone GARY VERSACE - piano / Hammond B3 organ JEFF CAMPBELL - bass RICH THOMPSON — drums

→Street Date: 06/04/2013

Bernie Mora and Tangent

Bernie Mora and Tangent – “Dandelion”

(Rhombus Records RHO 7117)

Bernie Mora-guitar, Doc Anthony -Drums, Robert Vance-Bass, Doug Webb- Saxes, Lee Thornburg-all horns, Corey Allen — Keyboards, Munyungo Jackson— Percussion

→Street Date: 06/04/2013

Carline Ray

Carline Ray“Vocal Sides”

(Carlcat Records)

Carline Ray — vocals, Catherine Russell — vocals (6,8),Yuka Aikawa — piano (1,2,3,5,10),Mark Shane — piano (6),Atsundo Aikawa — bass (1,2,3,5,10),Greg Skaff — guitar (4,7,9),Mark McLean — drums (1,2,10),Akua Dixon — cello (7,9),Frank Anderson — organ (11)

→Street Date: 06/04/2013

Django Festival Allstars 2012

Django Festival Allstars 2012“Live At Birdland 20”

(Three's A Crowd Records TCR 5001)

Dorado Schmitt-lead guitar & violin, Samson Schmitt-lead & rhythm guitar, Ludovic Beier-accordion & accordina, Pierre Blanchard-violin, Franko Mehrstein-rhythm guitar, Amati Schmitt-lead guitar, Bronson Schmitt-lead guitar, Doudou Cuillerier-rhythm guitar, Xavier Nikq-bass, Jisoo Ok-cello, Anat Cohen-alto sax

→Street Date: 06/04/2013

Doug Sertl

Doug Sertl“Beautiful Friendship”

(Doug Sertl Music 2012)

Doug Sertl — trombone; Peter Bernstein - guitar; Rick Montalbano - B3 organ and Terry Clarke — Drums

→Street Date: 06/04/2013

Laura Ainsworth

Laura Ainsworth“Necessary Evil”

(Eclectus Records ER-1002)

Brian Piper: All keyboards, John Adams: Bass, Steve Barnes: Drums and percussion, Chris McGuire: Sax solos on tracks 1, 4, 10, 12; clarinet on 5 & 8, Rodney Booth: Trumpet solo, tracks 2 & 11, Steven Story: Violin solo, track 6 , Pete Brewer: Flute solo, track 9, Big Band horns on Tracks 1 & 12: Trumpets: Jay Saunders, Keith Jourdan, Rodney Booth, Peter Clagett, Trombones: Carl Murr, Greg Waits, Simon Willate, Eric Swanson, Alto Sax: Randy Lee, Jim Pritchard Tenor Sax: Chris McGuire, Clay Pritchard Baritone Sax: Pete Brewer

→Street Date: 06/04/2013

Matt Kane Trio

Matt Kane Trio“Suit Up!”

(Bounce-Step Records BST013)

Matt Kane, drums, Dave Stryker, guitar, Kyle Koehler, organ

→Street Date: 06/04/2013

Perry Beekman

Perry Beekman“So in Love” Sings And Plays Cole Porter”

(Self Produced 884501878326)

Perry Beekman-guitar & vocals, Peter Tomlinson-piano, Lou Pappas-bass

→Street Date: 06/04/2013

PJ Rasmussen

PJ Rasmussen“Adventures In Flight”

(Third Freedom Music 1001)

PJ Rasmussen-guitar, Steve Johns-drums, Adrian Moring-bass, Chris Pattishall-piano, Nate Giroux-tenor saxophone, Danny Reyes-trumpet & flugelhorn, Kelly Green-vocals

→Street Date: 06/04/2013

Albare

Albare“The Road Ahead”

(ENJA-9598)

Albare-guitar, Phil Turcio-piano, Yunior Terry-bass, Pablo Bencid-drums, Allan Harris vocals (#12)

→Street Date: 06/11/2013

Cristina Braga

Cristina Braga“Samba Jazz & Love”

(ENJA RECORDS ENJ-9593 2)

Cristina Braga — voice and harp, Ricardo Medeiros — doublebass, musical direction and artistic production, Jessé Sadoc — trumpet and flügelhorn,Joca Moraes — alfaia drums and tambourin, Arthur Dutra — vibraphone

→Street Date: 06/11/2013

Eddie Daniels & Roger Kellaway

Eddie Daniels & Roger Kellaway – “quot;Duke at the Roadhouse – Live in Santa Fe&quot”

(IPO IPOC1024)

Eddie Daniels — Clarinet & Tenor Saxophone Roger Kellaway - Piano

→Street Date: 06/11/2013

Frank Wess

Frank Wess“Magic 10”

(IPO Recordings IPOC1023)

Frank Wess, tenor; Kenny Barron, Piano; Kenny Davis, Bass; Winard Harper - Drums

→Street Date: 06/11/2013

Global Noize

Global Noize

(Zoho Roots ZM201308)

Jason Miles keyboards and programming, organ, synthesizers, synth bass; DJ Logic turntables on 2 -4, 9, 10; Nona Hendryx lead vocals on 1, 4, 9 Falu lead vocals on 7, 8, 10; Roberta Flack lead vocals on 8; Maya Azucena vocals on 3, 5, 6; background vocals on 1; Amy Hanaialii vocals and vocal adlibs on 7; Malika Zarra World vocals on 1; James D Train Williams vocals on 2, 5; Butterscotch Beat Box on 1; scratching, vocals on 5; Porter Carrol vocals on 6; Nick Moroch guitar on 1, 10; Will Bernard guitar on 2, 6, 8, 9; Dean Brown guitar on 5, 7; Ingrid Jensen trumpet on 2, 5; Barry Danielian trumpet on 3, 7; Gottfried Stoger tenor sax on 1; Jeff Coffin all saxes, horn arrangement on 7; Ron Holloway tenor sax on 3; Jay Rodriguez tenor sax on 2, 5, 8, 9 baritone sax on 4, flute and bass clarinet on 10; Amanda Ruzza bass on 2, 6 — 9; Greg Errico drums on 1, 5, 6,; Mocean Worker (Adam Dorn) bass on 5, EFX and beats on 10; Adrian Harpham drums on 2, 8; Brian Dunne drums on 7, 9; Bashiri Johnson percussion on 7

→Street Date: 06/11/2013

Pablo Ziegler & Metropole Orkest

Pablo Ziegler & Metropole Orkest

(Zoho ZM 201307)

Pablo Ziegler piano, Quique Sinesi guitar, Walter Castro bandoneon , with guest Quintino Cinalli percussion, cahon, Metropole Orkest conducted by Jules Buckley

→Street Date: 06/11/2013

Annie Kozuch

Annie Kozuch“Mostly Jobim”

(Self Produced)

Annie Kozuch-vocals, Frank Ponzio-musical director and piano, Saadi Zain-bass, Vito Lesczak-drums, Sean Harkness-guitar, Cecilia Tenconi-flute & tenor sax, Edson ‘Café’ Aparecido da Silva —percussion

→Street Date: 06/25/2013

Duduka Da Fonseca Trio

Duduka Da Fonseca Trio“New Samba Jazz Directions”

(Zoho ZM201310)

Duduka Da Fonseca: drums, David Feldman: piano, Guto Wirtti: bass

→Street Date: 07/09/2013

Paul Carlon

Paul Carlon“La Rumba is a Lovesome Thing — Tribute to Billy Strayhorn”

(Zoho ZM201309)

Paul Carlon: tenor and soprano saxophones, flute, arrangements, Anton Denner: alto saxophone, flute, piccolo, Alex Norris: trumpet, Mike Fahie: trombone (2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10), Mark Miller: trombone, Ryan Keberle: trombone (1, 6, 8), John Stenger: piano, Dave Ambrosio: acoustic bass, William "Beaver" Bausch: drumset, Christelle Durandy: vocals (1, 2, 4, 7, 9), Benjamin Lapidus: vocals and decima (1), tres (1, 2, 6, 10), Wilson "Chembo" Corniel: congas (3, 5, 10), Obanilu Ire: barriles and maraca (6), Pedrito Martinez: vocals (1, 2), congas (1, 2, 8) and batá (2)
 

→Street Date: 07/09/2013

DENNY ZEITLIN

DENNY ZEITLIN“Both/And: Solo Electro-Acoustic Adventures”

(Sunnyside Records SSC1352)

Denny Zeitlin — keyboards

→Street Date: 07/16/2013

MISFIT TOYS

MISFIT TOYS“Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?”

(INNOVA 864)

Paul Elwood - lead vocals, harmony vocals, banjo, bowed banjo,Dan Moore - vibes, marimba, keyboards, loops ,Matt Wilson - drums, percussion,Robert Paredes - clarinet

→Street Date: 07/30/2013

Arturo O’Farrill and The Chico O’Farrill Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra

Arturo O’Farrill and The Chico O’Farrill Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra“Final Night at Birdland”

(Zoho ZM 201311)

Arturo O’Farrill, piano, musical director - Gregg August, bass - Vince Cherico, drums - Tony Rosa , congas - Joe Gonzalez, bongo and bell - John Walsh (lead), Jim Seeley, Pete Nater, Matt Hilgenburg, trumpets - Gary Valente, Sam Burtis (lead), Kajiwara Tokunori, trombones - Jack Jeffers, bass trombone - David Bixler (lead) Todd Bashore, alto saxes - Peter Brainin (lead), Jed Levy, tenor saxes - Maximilian Schweiger, baritone sax - Special guests: Adam O’Farrill, trumpet Zachary O’Farrill, drums Michel Herrera, alto sax

→Street Date: 08/13/2013

Bird The Life and Music of Charlie Parker by Chuck Haddix

Bird The Life and Music of Charlie Parker by Chuck Haddix – “Bird: The Life and Music of Charlie Parker by Chuck Haddix”

(University of Illinois Press ISBN: 978-0-252-03791-7)

Bird: The Life and Music of Charlie Parker by Chuck Haddix (University of Illinois Press) Publication date: September 2013 Cloth, $24.95 216 Pages, 16 Black & White Photographs  

→Street Date: 09/01/2013

Craig Hartley

Craig Hartley“Books On Tape Vol ”

(US Release Self Produced)

Craig Hartley-piano, Carlo De Rosa-bass, Henry Cole-drums,Fabio Morgera-trumpet, Dida Pelled-vocals

→Street Date: 09/03/2013

DYAD: LOU CAIMANO and ERIC OLSEN

DYAD: LOU CAIMANO and ERIC OLSEN“DYAD PLAYS PUCCINI”

(Self Produced)

Lou Caimano- Alto Saxophone, Eric Olsen — Piano  

→Street Date: 09/03/2013

Jeri Brown

Jeri Brown“Echoes – Live At Catalina Jazz Club”

(Jongleur Productions(JP CDDVD-700)

Jeri Brown Vocals, arranger — all tracks,Featuring Mon David vocals tracks 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8,Woody Woods- Piano, Trevor Ware- Bass,Clayton Cameron- Drums

→Street Date: 09/03/2013

Meg Okura &  The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble“The Music of Ryuichi Sakamoto”

(Self Produced)

Featuring: Meg Okura (arrangements, violin, erhu), Anne Drummond (flute, alto flute), Helen Sung (piano)Martin Wind (bass), Willard Dyson, (drums)CHiKA (Visual)

→Street Date: 09/03/2013

Miami Saxophone Quartet

Miami Saxophone Quartet“Four of a Kind”

(Fourtitude Records 2013)

Gary Keller (soprano), Gary Lindsay (alto), Ed Calle (tenor), Mike Brignola (baritone), Jim Gasior (piano), Chuck Bergeron (bass), John Yarling (drums), with guest appearances by Brian Lynch on trumpet and Svet Stoyanov on vibraphone and marimba.  

→Street Date: 09/03/2013

Ron Boustead

Ron Boustead“Mosaic”

(Self Produced)

Ron Boustead —vocals and stellar cast of jazz musicians including Bill Cantos, Kirk Whalum, Rick Braun, Gregg Karukas, Brian Bromberg, Fred Hersch, Pat Kelley and Bill Cunliffe      

→Street Date: 09/03/2013

Bob DeVos

Bob DeVos“Shadow Box”

(AMERICAN SHOWPLACE MUSIC ASH 5922)

BOB DEVOS-guitar, RALPH BOWEN-tenor saxophone (Tracks 1,3,5,7,9), DAN KOSTELNIK-Hammond B-3 organ, STEVE JOHNS-drums

→Street Date: 09/10/2013

Cheryl Bentyne and Mark Winkler

Cheryl Bentyne and Mark Winkler“West Coast Cool”

(Summit Records ( DCD 615)

Cheryl Bentyne & Mark Winkler - Vocals on all tracks. Musicians on all tracks except Tracks 9, 11, 14, Piano: Rich Eames, Bass: Tim Emmons, Drums: Dave Tull, Saxophones, Flute: Bob Sheppard, Musicians on track 9, Guitar:Anthony Wilson, Hammond B3: Joe Bagg, Drums: Mark Ferber, Musicians on track 11, Piano: Jon Mayer, Bass: Kevin Axt, Drums: Roy McCurdy,, Sax: Bob Sheppard, Musicians on Track 14, Piano: Eli Brueggeman, Bass: George Koller, Drums: Mark Kelso

→Street Date: 09/10/2013

Lucy Smith

Lucy Smith“Autumn in Augusta: Songs My Mama Would Like”

(LMS 1263)

Lucy Smith, vocals; Michael Caskey, drums; Marcin Fahmy, piano and keyboards; Junius Paul, bass

→Street Date: 09/10/2013

Sachal Studios Orchestra

Sachal Studios Orchestra“JAZZ AND ALL THAT” In Memory of Dave Brubeck”

(Imagine Music SM026)

Featuring
60 person orchestra

→Street Date: 09/10/2013

Tom Dempsey

Tom Dempsey“Saucy”

(Planet Arts 301318)

Tom Dempsey - Guitars, Ron Oswanski - Organ, Alvin Atkinson — Drums

→Street Date: 09/17/2013

BILL O’CONNELL and the Latin Jazz All-Stars

BILL O’CONNELL and the Latin Jazz All-Stars“Zócalo”

(Savant Records SCD 2129)

Bill O’Connell, piano & arrangements
Conrad Herwig, trombone,Steve Slagle, soprano & alto saxophone; Luques Curtis, bass; Adam Cruz, drums; Richie Flores, percussion

→Street Date: 09/24/2013

Ali Bello

Ali Bello“Connection Caracas – New York”

(ZOHO (ZM 201313)

Personnel: Alí Bello - violin (acoustic, electric & baritone), palmas & minor percussion, Luis Perdomo - piano # 2, 5 & 8, Juancho Herrera - guitars, cuatro & bandola #1, 3 & 6, Javier Olivencia - tenor & soprano sax #1 & 6 Raul Agraz - flugelhorn & trumpet #5, Álvaro Benavides - bass guitar #1, 3 & 6, Luques Curtis - upright bass #2 & 5, Neil Ochoa -quitiplás & culo‘e puyas #1 & 6, Willie Martínez - drum set & güiro #2 & 5, Leonardo Granados - maracas & voice #7 & 10, Pedro Cortés - acoustic guitar #4 & 7 Sean Kupisz - bass guitar #4 &7 José Moreno - cajón, palmas & percussion #3, 4 & 7  

→Street Date: 10/08/2013

Harmonie Ensemble New York / Steven Richman

Harmonie Ensemble New York / Steven Richman“Tchaikovsky, Ellington, Strayhorn: Nutcracker Suites”

(Harmonia Mundi HMU907493)

Harmonie Ensemble New York, George Cables-Piano, Bill Easley-Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Lew Soloff-Trumpet, Lew Tabackin-Tenor Saxophone, Victor Lewis-Drums, Scott Robinson-Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Bamboo Flute, Art Baron-Trombone, Curtis Fowlkes-Trombone, Mark Gross-Alto Saxophone, Ron Jannelli -Bass Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone, Bob Millikan-Trumpet, Wayne Goodman-Trombone, Bobby Lavell-Tenor Saxophone, Hassan Shakur-Bass, Steven Richman -Conductor, Steve Bernstein-Trumpet

→Street Date: 10/08/2013

Travis Sullivan’s Björkestra

Travis Sullivan’s Björkestra“I Go Humble”

(ZOHO (ZM 201312)

Personnel: The Björkestra:, Travis Sullivan: alto saxophone, arranger & conductor, Becca Stevens: vocals, Ian Cook: laptop programming , Sean Nowell: tenor saxophone, Lauren Sevian: baritone saxophone, Ryan Keberle: trombone, Alan Ferber: trombone, Kevin Bryan: trumpet, Eli Asher: trumpet, Kelly Pratt: trumpet, Art Hirahara: piano, Yoshi Waki: bass, Joe Abbatantuono: drums    

→Street Date: 10/08/2013

Craig Yaremko Organ Trio

Craig Yaremko Organ Trio“CYO3”

(OA2 Records 22105)

Craig Yaremko: soprano, alto and tenor saxophones, flute and alto flute; Matt King: organ; Jonathon Peretz: drums; Vic Juris: guitar (tracks 3 and 5)

→Street Date: 11/01/2013

Chris Biesterfeldt

Chris Biesterfeldt – “Urban Mandolin”

(Self Produced)

Chris Biesterfeldt-mandolin, Adam Armstrong-bass, Eric Halvorson-drums

→Street Date: 11/05/2013

Phill Fest

Phill Fest“Projeto B.F.C.”

(Reifsteck/Fest Productions)

Phill Fest GUITARS AND VOCALS, Robert Prester PIANO, Russ Howard BASS, Ronie Martinez DRUMS AND PERCUSSION, and very special guest Hendrik Meurkens HARMONICA

→Street Date: 11/05/2013

Jake Hertzog

Jake Hertzog“Throwback”

(Zoho ZM201314)

Jake Hertzog-Guitar, Randy Brecker-Trumpet and Flugelhorn (except # 3, 5 & 8), Harvie S-Acoustic and Electric Bass, Victor Jones-Acoustic and Electric Drums

→Street Date: 11/12/2013

Nnenna Freelon & The John Brown Big Band

Nnenna Freelon & The John Brown Big Band“Christmas”

(Brown Boulevard Records)

→Street Date: 11/12/2013

Ayman Fanous & Jason Kao Hwang

Ayman Fanous & Jason Kao Hwang“Zilzal”

(Innova 869)

Ayman Fanous-guitar, Jason Kao Hwang-violin

→Street Date: 11/29/2013