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"Hellgate" by John Yao

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Flip-Flop
John Yao
See Tao Recordings
2015

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Fiona's Comments

Tight big band brights. File next to Bonjougate - the Lor moves in mysterious ways. #fresh #vital

About the Album

Hellgate is a shuffle that ranges from soft and controlled to loud and raucous. Along with great solos from Dave Smith and Jon Irabagon it has a really nice “arranger’s chorus” from the composer.

Track Listing

Flip-Flop; New Guy; Slow…Children at Play; Soundscape No.1; Hellgate; Reflection; Ode to the Last Twinkie; Soundscape No.2; Illumination

Personnel

John Yao: Compositions, Conductor, Trombone; John O’Gallagher: Alto, Soprano Saxophones, Flute; Alejandro Aviles: Alto Sax, Flute; Rich Perry: Tenor Sax; Jon Irabagon: Tenor Sax, Clarinet; Frank Basile: Baritone Sax, Bass Clarinet; John Walsh: Trumpet & Flugel; Jason Wiseman: Trumpet; David Smith: Trumpet; Andy Gravish: trumpet; Luis Bonilla: Trombone; Matt McDonald: Trombone; Kajiwara Tokunori: trombone; Jennifer Wharton: trombone; Jesse Stacken: piano; Robert Sabin: bass; Vince Cherico: drums

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July 19, 2015

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