Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Instrumental Jazz CD of the Month - "John Stein: Color Tones"

Instrumental Jazz CD of the Month
John Stein: "Color Tones" (Whaling City Sound) 2017
Rating: **** (musical performance & sonic quality)

Produced by John Stein
Executive Producer: Neal Weiss
Recorded on March 19 & 20, 2016 by Peter Kontrimas @ PBS (Westwood, MA)
Mixed & Mastered by Peter Kontrimas
Cover Painting: Joseph Edwards Alexander
Liner Photos: Kenny Hyde
Package Design: David Arruda Jr.
Liner Notes: John Thomas
Total Time: 57 minutes

All tunes composed by John Stein, except "Angel Eyes" (Matt Dennis/Earl Brent)
All tracks arranged by the band, except "Ebb and Flow," "Salt Marsh Dawn" and "Wall Stones" arranged by Adi Yeshaya
Featuring: John Stein (guitar), Phil Grenadier (trumpet & flugelhorn), Fernando Brandão (flute, alto flute, bass flute), John Lockwood (acoustic bass), Zé Eduardo Nazario (drums)

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