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James Leary
Together
 
Together CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Today's song
02 – Remember to smile
03 – Twenty-five/ Mister X
04 – So far so good
05 – Legacy
06 – Waltz for Monday
07 – Wajumbe
08 – Expose (over & over)
09 – Together
10 – Song for my mother
11 – Come and talk
12 – Little birds
13 – Little Joe G

Length: 74:37
All tracks composed, arranged and lyrics by James Leary.

Musicians (tracks 1-7)
James Leary: bass
Joe Henderson: tenor saxophone soloist
George Cables: piano
Eddie Marshall: drums
Kenneth Nash: percussion
Babatunde Lea: percussion on track 2
SAXOPHONES/ CLARINETS/ FLUTES
Steve Keller
Charlie McCarthy, Jr.
Da'ud David Johnson
Tod Dickow
Ray Loeckle
TRUMPETS & FLUGELHORN
Timothy Acosta
Fred Berry
Cal Lewiston
Zane Woodworth
TROMBONES
Fred Mergy
Gordon Messick
John Russell
Nic Tenbroek

Musicians (tracks 8-12)
James Leary: bass
James Smith: trumpet on tracks 8 & 11
George Harper: tenor sax on tracks 8, 9 & 11; soprano sax on track 10
Eric Reed: piano on tracks 8, 11 & 12
Cornel Fauler: drums on tracks 8, 11 & 12
Dwight Tribble: vocal on tracks 9 & 10
William Barnhardt: trumpet on track 9
John Rangel: piano on tracks 9 & 10
Billy Higgins: drums on tracks 9 & 10
James Smith: trumpet on track 11

Musicians (track 13)
BASS
James Leary
PIANO
James Leary
DRUMS
Quentin Dennard
SAXOPHONES
John Kelson
Fred Jackson
Charles Owens
Louis Taylor
Ron Brown
TRUMPETS
Oscar Brashear
Buon Watson
Rahmlee Davis
William Barnhardt
TROMBONES
George Bohanon
Ryan Porter
Phil Ranelin
Maurice Spears

Sample Track
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Website: www.jameslearymusic.com
Record label: LifeForcejazz Records

 
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Kevin Cline
Make Up Your Mind
 
Make Up Your Mind CD cover.

Tracks
01 – After the rain
02 – Umbrella, sunglasses & gloves
03 – Beware the snake
04 – A shot of J & V
05 – Shirley not forgotten
06 – April in June
07 – Happy-go-lucky
08 – Mistletoe, me & you
09 – My funny valentine
10 – Santorini by motorbike
11 – Neighborhood trolley
12 – Song for Bobby
13 – You tend to
14 – Make up your mind
15 – Till next time

Length: 73:57
All tracks composed and arranged by Kevin Cline, except My funny valentine (composed by Rodgers & Hart).

Musicians
Kevin Cline: piano on all tracks; trombone on tracks 2, 7, 9, 13 & 14; background vocals on track 9
Jim Gailloreto: soprano sax on tracks 1, 3, 5 & 15; tenor sax on tracks 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10 & 11
Victor Garcia: trumpet on tracks 4 & 5; flugelhorn on track 11
Paul Zimmerman: vocals on tracks 2 & 13
Isha Maria Lewis: vocal on track 9
Bill Harrison: bass on tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 11 & 13
Jon Paul: bass on tracks 3, 6, 7, 10, 12 & 14
Dave Hiltebrand: bass on track 9
Phil Gratteau: drums on tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 11 & 13
Tom Hipskind: drums on tracks 7, 10, 12 & 14
Bob Rummage: drums on tracks 3 & 6
Rich Stitzel: drums on track 9
Ernie Denov: guitar on track 2
Dale Prasco: guitar on tracks 3 & 6
Neal Alger: guitar on track 9
Jack Cassidy: trumpet & flugelhorn on tracks 9 & 13
Henry Salgado: trombone on tracks 7 & 10
Todd Boyce: alto sax on tracks 9 & 13
Mike Knauf: tenor sax on track 13
Anthony Bruno: tenor sax on track 9

Special Guest
Bobby Shew: trumpet on tracks 7 & 14; flugelhorn on tracks 10 & 12

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Make Up Your Mind. This is Kevin Cline's composition, Happy-go-lucky. (If you don't see the blue Click here to listen button below, make sure your browser's security preferences are set to allow plug-ins and that you have Apple's free QuickTime plug-in. Some browsers still won't display the button. In that case, click in the center of the box to reveal the player.)


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Website: www.kevincline.com
Distribution: CDBaby and iTunes.

 
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Ritmos Unidos
Ritmos Unidos
 
Ritmos Unidos CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Ritmos unidos

Ochún Suite
02 – Fragments
03 – Chaweleke
04 – Iyesa for Ochún

05 – Road song
06 – Water babies
07 – Nariva al amanecer
08 – Pan rising

Length: 50:43
Track 1 written by Wayne Wallace & Michael Spiro. Track 2 written by Jamaal Baptiste, Michael Spiro, Joe Gavin & Mike Mixtacki. Track 3 written by Nate Johnson. Track 7 written by Jeremy Allen.

Musicians
Jeremy Allen: upright & electric bass
Jamaal Baptiste: piano & keyboards
Joe Gavin: steel pans, batá, hand percussion & background vocals
Pat Harbison: trumpet
Nate Johnson: tenor saxophone & background vocals
Mike Mixtacki: drums, timbales, batá & lead vocals
Michael Spiro: congas, batá & hand percussion
Joel Tucker: guitar & tres guitar

Special Guests
Wayne Wallace: trombone
Liam Teague: steel pan
Kevin Bobo: marimba

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Ritmos Unidos. This is Nate Johnson's composition, Chaweleke from Ochún Suite. (If you don't see the blue Click here to listen button below, make sure your browser's security preferences are set to allow plug-ins and that you have Apple's free QuickTime plug-in. Some browsers still won't display the button. In that case, click in the center of the box to reveal the player.)


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Website: www.ritmos-unidos.com
Record label: Patois Records

 


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