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Chris Rogers
Voyage Home
 
Voyage Home CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Counter change
02 – Voyage home
03 – Whit's end
04 – The mask
05 – Ballad for B.R.
06 – Rebecca
07 – Ever after
08 – Six degrees
09 – The 12-year itch

Length: 76:06
All songs composed and arranged by Chris Rogers.

Musicians
Chris Rogers: trumpet; keyboards on tracks 6 & 7
Michael Brecker: tenor saxophone on tracks 1 & 3
Ted Nash: tenor & alto saxophones on tracks 2, 4, 5 & 9
Steve Khan: guitar on tracks 6, 7 & 8
Xavier Davis: piano on tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 9
Jay Anderson: bass
Steve Johns: drums

Guest Musicians
Barry Rogers: trombone intro on track 5
Roger Rosenberg: baritone saxophone on track 5
Art Baron: trombone on track 5

Additional Musicians
Mark Falchook: synth & keyboards on tracks 2, 4 & 9
Willie Martinez: congas & percussion on tracks 6 & 7

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Voyage Home. This is Chris Rogers' composition Rebecca. (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.ChrisRogersJazz.com
Record label: Art of Life Records

 
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Steve Slagle
Alto Manhattan
 
Alto Manhattan CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Family
02 – Alto Manhattan
03 – I know that you know
04 – Body & soul [alto solo]
05 – Inception
06 – Guess I'll hang my tears out to dry
07 – A.M. (Alto Manhattan) [quintet]
08 – Holiday [in memory of Toots Thielemans]
09 – Viva la famalia

Length: 51:58
All compositions by Steve Slagle except tracks 4, 5 & 6.

Musicians
Steve Slagle: alto saxophone on tracks 1-7; flute on tracks 8 & 9
Lawrence Fields: piano
Gerald Cannon: bass
Roman Diaz: congas on tracks 1, 8 & 9
Bill Stewart: drums

Special Guest
Joe Lovano: tenor saxophone on tracks 1 & 7; G mezzo soprano on track 8

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Alto Manhattan. This is Steve Slagle's composition Holiday, in memory of Toots Thielemans. (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.steveslagle.com
Record label: Panorama Records
Distribution: CDBaby, iTunes, and Amazon

 
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Misha
Dreaming With Eyes Wide Awake
 
Dreaming With Eyes Wide Awake CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Here comes autumn again
02 – No cure
03 – Where do I belong?
04 – Hello, how are you doing?
05 – She wonders why
06 – Family games
07 – Day and night
08 – The house is quiet
09 – Dreaming with eyes wide awake
10 – Yet another love song
11 – Time

Length: 56:37
All compositions and arrangements by Michaela Steinhauer.

Musicians
Misha (Michaela Steinhauer): vocals
Hendrik Meurkens: harmonica on tracks 1, 3, 7, 9 & 10; vibraphone on tracks 2, 4, 5, 8 & 11
Glauco Lima: piano
Michał Jaros: bass
Samuel Martinelle: drums

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Dreaming With Eyes Wide Awake. This is Misha's composition Family games. (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.misha-steinhauer.com

 


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