Strength in Numbers
Strength in Numbers (Summit Records) by Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra
Excellent sound quality; production and group sound. Lives equally as a whole or individually in the solos. A beautiful dreamer for sure.
This energetic reinvention of the timeless Stephen Foster song is the fifth cut on the new CD by the Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra - “Strength In Numbers”, released on April 8th, 2014 on the Summit Records label. Its was originally created by a commission for the Westchester Jazz Orchestra, which has generously given permission for the arrangement to be recorded here. Solos are by from the well-known NYC jazz artists Dave Pietro (soprano sax) and Mike Holober (piano).
The Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra is:
Pete McGuinness: composer/arranger, vocals, trombone, leader;
Dave Pietro: alto sax 1, soprano sax, flute;
Marc Phaneuf: alto sax 2, flute;
Tom Christensen: tenor sax 1, flute;
Jason Rigby: tenor sax 2, soprano sax, clarinet;
Dave Reikenberg: bari sax, bass clarinet;
Bruce Eidem: lead trombone;
Mark Patterson: trombone;
Matt Haviland: trombone;
Jeff Nelson: bass trombone;
Jon Owens: lead trumpet;
Tony Kadlek: lead trumpet;
Bill Mobley: trumpet;
Chris Rogers: trumpet;
Mike Holober: piano;
Andy Eulau: bass;
Scott Neumann: drums;
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