Checkout Studio Session: Roy Hargrove Big Band

September 10, 2009 by Joshua Jackson
Filed under Studio Sessions


Hargrove-sSelections from a WBGO studio session with Roy Hargrove and his big band.  The 18-piece jazz orchestra plays music from Emergence, Hargrove's newest recording.  Recorded 8/28/09 in Newark, New Jersey, USA.
See more photos.

Set List:
Roy Allan (Hargrove)
Trust (Hargrove)
Mambo for Roy (Chucho Valdes)
Tschpiso (Hargrove)

Personnel:

Roy Hargrove: conductor, trumpet, flugelhorn

Frank Greene: trumpet
Greg Gisbert: trumpet
Tanya Darby: trumpet
Darren Barrett: trumpet

Jason Jackson: trombone
Vincent Chandler: trombone
Michael Dease: trombone
Max Seigel: bass trombone

Bruce Williams: alto saxophone & flute
Justin Robinson: alto saxophone & flute
Norbert Stachel: tenor saxophone & flute
Keith Loftis: tenor saxophone & flute
Jason Marshall: baritone saxophone & flute

Jonathan Batiste: piano
Ameen Saleem: bass
Montez Coleman: drums
Saul Rubin: guitar

David Tallacksen: Music Mix

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

The Checkout Interview: Enrico Rava

July 10, 2009 by Joshua Jackson
Filed under Interviews

erava-sWBGO's Josh Jackson interviews trumpeter Enrico Rava at the Montreal International Jazz Festival.  Rava performed duets with pianist Stefano Bollani at the 30th anniversary of the festival.

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Checkout Interview: Eric Truffaz

July 10, 2009 by Joshua Jackson
Filed under Interviews

etruffaz-sWBGO's Josh Jackson interviews trumpeter Erik Truffaz at the Montreal International Jazz Festival.  Truffaz performed at the festival's invitation series, presenting three nights of his collection, Rendezvous - Benares, Mexico, and Paris.

Tags: , , , , , , ,